CV reference number: 37933
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Experienced shepherd with good dogs seeks lambing position. Also good cattle experience.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

8 GCSEs and 3 A levels.

Equipment experienceFencing, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Usual quad bike and tractor use associated with pastoral farming. Towing with a 4x4. Driving licence upto 7.5 tonnes.

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

Shepherd- Managed flocks of up to 500 ewes. Lambed up to 2000 as part of team both hill and lowland. Also worked with own sheep. In all cases responsible for flock management including lambing,feeding,vaccinations, veterinary management, pasture management, drafting lambs and all other jobs associated with daily management of sheep.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age42
Nationalityuk
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6.3in 14 stone.

Relevant health problems

no

Other Information
Marital status

no

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

2010-2017 Managed own 250 ewe flock plus contract shepherding around country including managing flocks of up to 500 and lambing as part of team several commercial flocks of up to 2000. 2005-2009 Managed and sole charge of successful 250 acre mixed stock farm in Ireland with sheep, cattle and horses. 2001-2004 Travelled USA and NZ working sheep, cattle and horses. 1990-2000 Worked at home on mixed sheep, beef and arable farm.

Hobbies

Training sheep dogs.Showing pedigree sheep. Hunting and point to points

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 19/06/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobTemporary
Preferred regionAnywhere
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