Vacancy: Temporary worker calving season

This vacancy has been filled

For a very good organized spring calving dairy farm we are looking for a worker for the spring season. Spring season will start in Januari and ends in May. If it works well from both side and if you want, it can be a permanent position.


  • Salary is in consulting
  • Temporary job with the possibility of permanent employment
  • Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
  • Period: at least Febr – april 2024

The vacancy

Who are we looking for?

The owners of this farm, a father and son, has in total 2 dairy farms. A big one and a smaller one. They will look on which farm and which work activities with you the best. you will fit the best! Calving season is the busiest time of the year; in January 840 cows will calving. There are so many work activities to do: milking cows, helping cows with calving, rearing calves, feeding cows. That’s why they split into two teams during calving season. One team is responsible for feeding and rearing calves and the other team is responsible for milking the cows.

Teamwork is such an important thing on this farm!

If you are available from January until at least May and if you have some experience with working on a dairy farm, this is a great experience for you!
If you both are happy, is there a possibility that you can stay as long as you want.

What else do you need for this job?
A good hard-working mentality, because you are here on the busiest time of the year. You need experience with milking cows and now how to deal with life stock. You also need a drivers license and you will understand and speak English.

There is a shared accommodation available for you.

The work

What are you going to do?

You are responsible for a number of areas such as:

  • Feeding and caring for calves
  • Helping cows calving
  • Milking cows
  • Maintenance around the yard
  • Feedings cows

The employment conditions

We offer this

This is what we offer you in terms of employment conditions:

  • Salary depends on knowledge and experience. A guideline is € 12/13 euro a hour. You don’t pay any Irish tax on the first few payments.
  • Accommodation is included
  • Enough time to see something of the country in addition to the hard work


About this farm

You will find this farm in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary. There are 2 locations and in total this farmers milking 900 cows.

The location

Photo’s of the place where you are staying

Are you interested?

If you are interested in this position, I would like to ask you to complete the form below.
If you have any questions, feel free to call or text +353 89 946 32 98

Please note that I only mediate European nationals. I do not arrange work permits, visa, etc. If you do not have European nationality, do not contact me.

I only mediate European Citizens, what kind of passport do you have (nationality)*
Upload your CV with a clear description of your work experience in dairy farming and training.