CV reference number: 21041
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Vastly experienced shepherd requires a challenging position, experienced in all aspects of sheep husbandry, with very good working sheep dogs.I work to a very high standard and i keep very detailed records. I am use to working with small and large flock from 600 up to 2500. I can work single handed or with a team,i have a good sense of humour and am very easy going.  Also have experience with most tractor work , helped through harvest season.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualificationsGamekeeper certificate. Chainsaw certificate
Equipment experienceFencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experiencequad bike, experienced with john Deere and landini driven most tele handlers
Livestock experiencePoultry, Lambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience I have done a lot of contract shepherd work carrying out all tasks required, I have several good working dogs, Flock dogs and catching dogs, Good lambing dogs as well, I have also done a lot of calf rearing and am happy to do sheep and calves. I am happy to do any tractor work needed i have done most tractor jobs on farms. Also happy to do contract tractor work, able to carry out most tasks.
Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age50
Nationalitybritish
First languageenglish
Other languagesenglish
Pen pictureI am 5ft 8 inches and weigh 12 stone
Relevant health problemsnone
Other InformationI can do all shepherding task ie; drenching, foot trimming, injecting, dagging, I have got my own sheep dogs which work extremely well on any type of sheep. I am use to setting up and using electric fencing.I am use to working with any type of sheep including pedigrees,I am also experienced in most tractor work and happy to help with harvest season also driven most tele handlers .
Marital statusi am married with a son,
Where are you currently living?North petherwin
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming backgroundI worked for 5 yrs at Chichester, my duties was stockman and tractor drive. I have done relieve shepherding around Sussex. Also did a year in Scotland as lowland sheep manager, also lots of tractor work of different kinds.
Hobbiesi like to train sheep dogs and go shooting
Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/08/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Southwest
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