CV reference number: 18428
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Extensively, experienced shepherd, with a 40 year track record. I ensure implementation of a first class management program and handling of my charged livestock. My second home is naturally, working outside in all weathers and terrains. I am responsive to the needs of my sheep and work the hours required for a sustainable flock. I am more than competent at shearing sheep, on average 150 and 200 sheep per day. I am very proficient in dealing with a lambing stock, singlehandidly. My ethos is profitability and the welfare of my livestock. I hold close to my heart accurate record keeping of all the stock in my charge, movements and medicine administered. I am also a skilled quad rider, competent in the use of all tractors and farm equipment.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

no

Equipment experienceFencing, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Quad bikes, snow plough.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

Competent at shearing 150 to 200 sheep per day.   I am responsive to the needs of my sheep and work the hours required for a sustainable flock. I am more than competent at shearing sheep, on average 150 and 200 sheep per day. I am very proficient in dealing with a lambing stock, single handidly.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age61
Nationalitybritish
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems

no

Other Information
Marital status

Partner and 3 beautiful children.

Where are you currently living?falkirk
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Very experienced shepherd / stockman. I am a very hard working and honest man, that is able to boast at my impeccable and reliable record keeping. I was made redundant in 2008 and since then have been self employed. Working across Scotland.

Hobbies

I immerse myself in a nature and enjoy country walks with my young family. I am also an active outdoor and indoor bowler, I have for many years made my own shepherds crooks from horns and wood and am skilled with my hands.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 31/10/2017, Finish: 31/05/2025
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?anywhere
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