Passionate about working with cattle and considering a change in career? Our Foot Trimmer vacancy could be for you.

We are seeking an enthusiastic Foot Trimmer to join our Vet Tech team, and be part of a dynamic, independently owned practice based in North Yorkshire. We pride ourselves on offering the highest level of animal care and client service. Our team thrives on innovation and embraces the latest technology. All equipment is provided for this position including a hydraulic squeeze crush which provides a safe, modern system ensuring the whole experience is low stress for both operator and cow. We encourage and fund personal development and full training will be provided in this role to develop your skills to the highest level.

Our Foot Trimmers are an integral part of our team, delivering a professional animal health service. Hoof horn grows continuously and if the hoof gets too long it can cause problems with weight distribution, leading to non-infectious lesions and, ultimately, lameness. Lameness can reduce milk production in the dairy cow and affect growth rate in beef cattle so good foot health is essential for farmers’ herds.

Benefits:

  • Full training provided
  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • 31 days holiday (includes 8 Bank Holidays)
  • 1 paid volunteering day per year at a choice of local charities
  • Private Health Care insurance
  • The 'People’s Pension' pension scheme
  • Annual bonus scheme subject to eligibility
  • ‘Medicash’ medical cash plan
  • ‘Perkbox’ perks and recognition scheme
  • Social/Team events throughout the year (including Summer BBQ and Christmas Party)
  • Wellbeing initiatives, including access to an
  • Employee Assistance Programme for a wide
  • range of information and advice across a range of topics.
  • Fruit Monday and Cake Friday
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Staff pet discount scheme

If you are a team player who has the motivation and commitment to make a difference, with great communication and organisational skills, then please apply with a CV and covering letter to careers@bishoptonvets.co.uk

To discuss the position in more detail contact Miles Middleton on 07739 997086 or via the email address above.

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