CV - 35790

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CV reference number: 35790
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47 year old Shepherd/Stockman looking for work in scotland .  I am married with a young family. I have been working on Farms since leaving school and doing my first lambing at the age of 16.  During this time I have gained experience in all aspects of general farm work including the preparation of  sheep and cattle for shows and sales, sheep shearing, fencing dyking and all tractor work included basic mechanics. I also have my own working dogs.  

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Quad bike cert, manitou cert, chainsaw cert, first aid cert.

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

Sheep shearing equipment, grinder shearers etc. post clapper for fencing

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Experienced in sheep shearing and dressing sheep and cattle for shows and sales. Lambing calving dipping dosing gathering (I have good working dogs).

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age47
NationalityScottish
First languageScottish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft 14stone

Relevant health problems

NONE

Other Information
Marital status

I am married with a family.

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

I was brought up on a farm then done my first lambing at 16 years old then worked on farms ever since, securing my first full-time job at 16 in Douglas,herding 1200 blackface ewes where i was for over 10 years. More recently I worked in Moffat herding 1000 blackface ewes,but due to our growing family his two bedroom cottage was to small. I also worked in Sanquhar herding 800 blackface ewes and assisting with 100 cattle. but unfortunately he lost his tenancy of his farm. I have been presently working for in Sanquhar where i have been for 4 years but i have been recently made redundant, Due to financial cut backs.

Hobbies

I love spending time with my family, and enjoy going to Sheep shearing competitions we usual go as a family to Lochearnhead scottish Blackface sheep shearing comp even though I don't compete. Its a great atmosphere,and Its a great way to catch up with friends I have sheared with in the past.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 30/11/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?scotland
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