Dairy Milker in Winnebago, IL

Mitchell Dairy and Grain LLC
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Job Description

Position Available: 3rd Shift Milker

Mitchell Dairy and Grain LLC is seeking a knowledgeable & hard worker to assist in milking and scraping. We are a 400- cow, registered Holstein, family owned, and operated dairy farm located in Winnebago, Illinois.

The Milker will be responsible for:

  • Milking all 400 cows
  • Setting up the parlor and milk house for milking
  • Cleaning free stall beds
  • Scraping/cleaning pens
  • Cleaning parlor after every milking

Hours and Pay

  • Monday-Wednesday and Friday-Sunday starting at 8:45 pm
  • 40-45 hours per week (Shifts are approximately 7 hours)
  • $13/hour or more based on experience
  • $2/hour shift differential for whole shift


  • Paid time off starting at 3 months
  • Employees can sign up to participate in the Illinois Secure Choice retirement savings plan

Minimum Job requirements

  • Previous use of a skid loader (preferred but not required, willing to train the right person)
  • Previous experience milking cows for at least a year or more (preferred but not required)
  • Driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Preferable skills – attention to detail and willing to be flexible

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $13.00 per hour


  • Paid time off


  • Night shift

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Winnebago, IL 61088: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Farming: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location