CIS Laboratory

An ICAR and UKAS accredited laboratory using innovative state of the art equipment ensuring milk recorded samples are analysed uniformly extracting a wealth of information. Results help make strategic decisions about individual cows or the whole herd. Find out more... 

Vacancies with The Cattle Information Services (CIS)

The Cattle Information Services (CIS) offer a fast-paced yet rewarding working environment providing services to dairy farmers. CIS was established in 1993 and is one of the UK leading providers of milk recording and associated services for dairy farmers across all breeds.  We offer excellent core entitlements as well as an impressive benefits package and pride ourselves on being an employer of choice, offering a wide range of opportunities.

Current Field Vacancies:

CIS Area Manager to cover Lancashire and Yorkshire
For information related to this vacancy please contact Janette Mathie, Head of Field Services on 07810 128649 or email

Current Office Vacancies:

CIS Lab Assistant within Animal Health, based at Telford, Shropshire
For information related to this vacancy please contact Dena Snidall, Head of Laboratory Operations on 01923 695391 or email

Current Milk Recorder Vacancies:

Milk Recorders required in the following areas:

  • Ayrshire (Self Employed)
  • Staffordshire (Self Employed)
  • Devon (Self Employed)
  • Fife (Self Employed)
  • Lanarkshire (Self Employed)
  • South Lakes/North Lancashire (Self Employed)
  • South Yorkshire (Self Employed)
  • Layburn, Northallerton, Whitby & Scarborough​ (Self Employed)
  • Gloucestershire and Monmouthshire (Self Employed)

We are looking for people with the following qualities:

  • Looking for work with a challenge
  • Computer literate
  • An early riser
  • Able to provide your own vehicle
  • Used to farming environments
The work involves attending afternoon and morning milkings to take milk samples, record yields and other relevant information, the data is then entered into a simple computer program. The fee for the contract is based on the number of cows in the milking herd and a mileage allowance will be paid where appropriate.
Please apply to: 
Elizabeth Brown
Tel: 07810 128644 
Fife & Lanarkshire
Karen Scullion
Tel: 07810 128647
Noni Smith 
Tel: 07710083190 
Amanda Wilkes
Tel: 07921 452789
Elizabet  ↵  ↵Wigtowns
South Lakes/North Lancashire, South Yorkshire, Leyburn, Northallerton, Whitby & Scarborough​
Sandra Atkinson
Tel: 07810 128643
Gloucestershire and Monmouthshire 
Emma Young 
Tel: 07734 079092



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