Primary Purpose of Position
This employee serves as the primary milker at the dairy and also provide labor in feeding animals, heat and pregnancy checking, calving, cleaning dairy facility, maintaining dairy pastures, using all dairy equipment, i.e. tractors, mowers, bobcat and irrigation equipment that is necessary to perform the task associated with the dairy. Employees will also work with and train student volunteers as well as assist researchers as the need arises.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
The dairy operates as a full scale production dairy on the university farm, fulfilling teaching ,research, demonstration and production needs for the School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences.