An opportunity has arisen for a hill shepherd on a family run estate in Perthshire.

Our client is looking to employ an enthusiastic, self- motivated individual to manage 850 ewes plus away wintered hoggs over 5,000 acres.

The candidate should have experience in lambing and rearing livestock and have a sound knowledge of hill sheep operations. In addition, you may be called upon to assist with estate maintenance, including fencing, dyke repairs and general maintenance.

The successful candidate will have the ability to keep accurate records, have good working dogs and have the ability to operate independently. Both managerial and practical skills will be required in this role as, from time-to-time, the candidate will be expected to be responsible for the management of the farming operation.

The position comes with a 3 bedroom house and an attractive salary package. Applicants must have a full UK driving licence.

For more information or to apply, please send CV with a covering letter in strictest confidence to:

Martin Rennie, Galbraith, Lynedoch House, Barossa Place, Perth, PH1 5EP.

The closing date for applications will be 15th July 2022

Tel: 01738 451111 | E-mail: martin.rennie@galbraithgroup.com
Web: Not specified | Closing Date: Friday 15th July 2022

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