CV reference number: 23255
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 Hard working long time married guy fit and healthy  with livestock management experience in suckler cows/forestry and pig farming.  I'm the holder of national diploma in Farm management.  Excellent work ethic currently looking for responsible position on large well run suckler farm

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNCA
Other qualifications

I have green cert in agriculture in Ireland -  equivalent to N C A in UK.  I also have completed the F.A.B.Farm management course.  I am a very good stockperson vast experience at calving, lambing, sheep keeping animal records, moving and working with cattle.  I have a full license plus I have a class 1 license to drive a rigid truck

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, HGV1, Tracked machine, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Chain saw safety course plus courses in forest management as we had our own 25acre forestry Ploughing, cultivating and grain carting, operating a diet feeder, telehandler experience can do repairs i.e. welding.  First class tractor operator.  Can operate track machine.  Have a can do attitude.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Myself and my wife have been a suckler farmers in France for the last twelve years running 140 Limousin cows crossed with Belgian Blue bull and small outdoor pig farm.  Lease expired on the farm in April 2013 so we have sold our stock and relocated to New Zealand with our 2 sons.  Currently in Ireland where we are looking for employment.  Fit 56 year old couple with lots of experience of calving cows, excellent stockman, have experience with operating a diet feeder, teleporter, ploughing, cultivating and maize harvesting, lambing sheep.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv1, international, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age56
Nationalityirish
First languageenglish
Other languagesfrench
Pen picture

height 170cm weight  85 kilos  

Relevant health problems

None - very fit, 56 year old.   

Other Information

Have a can do attitude.   Would like a responsible job on a well run suckler/beef farm

Marital status

Married for 34 years 

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

I am highly motivated and conscientious individual.  Am a a excellent communicator, use initiative and assume responsibly with a high level of professionalism, strong work ethic and attention to detail.  Have vast experience working with sucklers and sheep over the last 30 years. First class stockman.  Have a very good cattle dog. 

Hobbies

We like dancing, reading, going for long walks in the countryside  Presently in Ireland

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 25/09/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?uk
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