CV reference number: 43293
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I am an experienced herdsman/milker of both dairy cattle and goats. Looking for a position on a dairy farm in the East/South East.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

None

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Basic tractor related tasks, using a scraper,forage wagon, muck spreader, fore end loader, towing trailers, Can drive a skid steer loader.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Goat, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Involvement in livestock husbandry from an early age. Possessing commercial awareness with a strong emphasis on profitability alongside the importance of applying a high level of welfare. Experience of 16 years commercial livestock husbandry, mainly dairy cattle but also dairy goats, horses (driving), poultry and game rearing. Experienced herdsman/milker showing a keen eye for detail, administering medication, injecting, some foot trimming. Mastitis detection and treatment.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
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SexMale
Age56
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Height 179 cms. Weight 85kgs.

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

Having gained experience within a quite diverse career path including people management, I have always been very livestock minded and gain a lot of satisfaction from attaining good results in livestock management. I am very keen to return to livestock farming.

Marital status

I am married with grown up independent children

Where are you currently living?East/South East England
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Have been engaged in livestock farming since 1980: beef and dairy cattle, dairy goats, game rearing, horses. I embarked on a career change in 1994 and commenced a role in personal insurance where I progressed into becoming a claims team leader. In July 2014 I returned to full time agriculture as a dairy cow herdsman.

Hobbies

I enjoy gardening, breeding mediterranian tortoises and socialising

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/11/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?On a dairy farm
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