CV reference number: 43364
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Agriculture worker with lambing, pig and dairy experience.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

10 GCSEs inc English, Maths, Further Maths, Science, etc. Received grade Triple Distinction for my Level 3 Extended Diploma in Agriculture. Passed my Forklift License in January 2016. Full UK Drivers License

Equipment experienceTelehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Used JCB Loadall for daily tasks round the farm - such as moving silage and feedbags with the bucket as well as using the bale spikes to get bales for bedding down and feeding. Have also used tractor with front loader for similiar tasks. Helped with hay making on 120 acres, main task was turning. I have experience of ploughing, disking and subsoiling - although, this is limited.

Livestock experiencePoultry, Lambing, Pig, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Milking experience in 10:10 herringbone parlours - at college and local family run dairy farm. At both, I have milked during inspections and have taken care of rearing calves with colostrum and milk replacer. At college, I have been involved in TB testing and foot-trimming as well as preparing and showing a calf at the College Show. Plus doing 8 weeks worth of morning duties: scraping/bedding down cubicles, milking, feeding calves. Worked on commercial pig unit, maily based in farrowing and weaning. Occasionally helped with AIing, vaccinating sows, and PDing independently for sows at 30 an 60 days. Recently finished lambing job in Scotland with over 2000 ewes - general care of ewes and lambs, ringing, tubing/feeding ill and spare lambs. Plus taking over general maintenance and cleaning of Volac milk machine.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexFemale
Age19
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

I was awarded 2016 Agriculture Student of the Year by Moreton Morrell College.

Marital status
Where are you currently living?West Midlands
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Not from a farming family, but have gained experience on a local farm rearing pigs and calves, producing unpasteurised milk, PDing dairy and suckler beef herds, dairy inspections, two lambing placements (5 weeks), farmers' markets in London plus stalls at agricultural shows. Also, a 6 month placement with JSR on a commercial pig farm - focussing on farrowing. Recently finished a temporary lambing job in Scotland with a flock of 2000; helping with all aspects within the shed.

Hobbies

I own a young terrier that gets taken on daily walks through the fields, besides that I enjoy baking and arts and crafts. Before moving away for work I was a member or Redhill Archers for 7 years, shooting longbow and recurve.

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AvailabilityStart: 25/09/2017, Finish: 25/09/2017
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Preferred regionAnywhere
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