Dairy Cattle Farm Worker

Dairy Cattle Farm Workers perform routine tasks on dairy farms, such as herding and milking cattle.

Overview

Dairy Cattle Farm Workers perform routine tasks on dairy farms, such as herding and milking cattle.

Day-to-day

  • patrols, inspects and reports on the condition of livestock
  • provide livestock with feed and water
  • assist with maintaining the health and welfare of livestock
  • musters and drives livestock to milking and between paddocks to ensure sufficient feed is available
  • washes and cleans udders, attaches milking machines and milks cows
  • cleans milking shed.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • requires driving
  • working outdoors.

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