CV reference number: 29547
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Experienced Irish all rounder with good initiative looking for work  in the UK.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

N/A

Equipment experienceTelehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Front wheel loaders, telehandlers, hay turners/rake, mowers, fertiliser spreading and I have some slurry spreading experience. I am aware I am not as experienced with machinery as many prospective employers would like but I love machinery and have a big interest in it and I am keen to learn so once I am given a chance and shown how to do a thing I tend to pick things up relatively quickly.

Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Goat, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

I have some experience with goats. Though my main area of expertise is dairy and beef stock from milking to calving and dosing, and all in between. I have experience with pigs from the few we used keep at home so I am used to farrowing and I am aware of all the animal husbandry attached. Also I have a lot of experience with horses as my Dad used to breed and train and break them. I am also familiar with maintaining all the computer records and medicinal logs.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving Licenseprovisional, tractor
Personal information
SexFemale
Age20
NationalityIrish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesFrench
Pen picture

I am about 56 kgs in weight and about 5ft 5 in height.

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

I'm not afraid of hard work, long hours or being put under pressure and any task I am given will be carried out to the best of my ability and I always give 100%. I am currently in the UK.

Marital status

Single

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

I am originally from South West Ireland. I am 19 years old and I am gradually working my way towards achieving my goal of learning through life experiences and hard graft the various methods of farming that exist with the hope I will be able to put said practices into use on my own farm one day. I grew up on a dairy farm which I worked on when I was younger, here my parents milked 110 cows in a 10 unit parlour up until they got out in 2009/2010. Now we mainly keep horses, I am also familiar with handling and dealing with pigs and poultry. I currently don't hold a full licence I have a learners permit and tractor licence for both the UK and Ireland and I only have a few lessons to go till I qualify. I am forward thinking and a big planner so record keeping and planning our essential in my opinion where ever I may get the chance to work. I am well used to and capable of rearing calves having helped raise hundreds at home when we had the farm as we used to buy in a lot of stock cattle and raise them. After leaving school I got a job in Kerry rearing calves for a farmer who had 160 cows. From here I started working on a smaller farm of 70 cows, here I milked the cows in a 8 unit fullwood parlour. Here I learnt a great deal about machinery as it being a smaller farm we did mostly everything ourselves. I have worked briefly in Sweden and in the UK on large circa 500 cow units.

Hobbies

Go to the gym and swim.  

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AvailabilityStart: 11/07/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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