CV reference number: 42909
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Reliable milker with over 28 years experience some tractor work including feeder wagon feeding and handler work looking for work in South West with family accommodation.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualificationscity and guilds in carpentry and joinery
Equipment experienceFencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experienceTractor work mainly associated with yard work, tractor and loader work.  I have used forage harvester in the past.  Currently using feed wagon to feed cows.
Livestock experienceCalving, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experienceI have been milking for over 25 years and been handling cows and young stock, treating ill stock and vaccinating also dehorning. I have also kept my own pigs for severel years although I don't have any at present,  I have breed and fattened them.
Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age57
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen pictureHEIGHT 5FT 8 WEIGHT 12 STONE
Relevant health problemsi am currently milking 300 + cows on my own
Other InformationI WON BEST IN MARKET FOR MY FAT PIGS AT THE CHRISTMAS FAT STOCK SHOW IN HOLSWORTHY.
Marital statusi have a wife and 1 child living with us and i have 4 children not living with us and we have 5 grandchrildren
Where are you currently living?south west
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming backgroundBrought up on a dairy farm.  I have been milking cows for 25 years on various farms.  I mainly worked on farms milking twice daily but I have milked larger herds milking 3 times a day.  I have milked mainky in herringbone parlours but also rapid exit.  I have been responsible for keeping medcine records and forseeing the overall health of the heard eg foot bathing.  I am responsible for calving the cows .
Hobbiesgardening,diy,spending time with grandchildren,walking our dogs
Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 06/08/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?devon / somerset
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