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884 Garvin Hill Rd
Greensboro, VT

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Assistant Herdsperson - Andersonville

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Assistant Herdsperson - Andersonville

Jasper Hill Team

Just as milk is key to cheese quality, our team is critical to the success of our business as a whole. We value teamwork and collaboration, encouraging both individual and collective success. As a growing and diverse business, there will always be opportunities for those who excel at their work and take pride in building something new.

Position Summary

Andersonville Farm milks a herd 160-180 Holstein cows in the milking parlor of our free-stall barn. The dairy is a primary milk source for Jasper Hill’s artisanal cheeses. Our milking practices are meticulous to ensure the high quality and safety of our raw milk, and thereby the best possible cheese. This position will have a swing schedule to cover all aspects of milking/feeding throughout the week.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Milking cows

  • Helping with other farm chores such as feeding, cleaning, raising of young stock and fencing

     

Knowledge and Skill Requirements

  • Experience milking cows and running farm equiptment 
  • Mechanical repair skills are a plus

  • Strong communication skills; computer skills; attention to detail

  • Able to: learn quickly, ask questions, share concerns, seek information/answers, problem solve

  • Independently motivated and team oriented

     

Physical Requirements

• Must be able to lift 60 lbs regularly, be able to bend and kneel, and have a good sense of balance. This is an intensely physical position.

Compensation depends upon experience. Housing is available. We offer a competitive benefits package including Health Insurance and PTO for full-time employees.

HOW TO APPLY

Email us at work@cellarsatjasperhill.com to request an application or submit your resumé and 3 references.