CV reference number: 44383
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Livestock Worker aged 49 for work in the south west.. I am currently working on an organic farm as a stockman and relief milker. My duties include looking after the young stock, feeding the cows, scrapping out, mucking out, mowing, topping, milking every other weekend and when the herdsman is off. I have also lambed for the two previous seasons. I would like to milk full time and be a herdsman which is what I would like to do.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

none

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters
Other equipment experience

I can drive a tractor and I can ride a quad bike which I have passed my ATV. I use a Manitou and have passed my telehandler course

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

I currently work on an organic farm as a stockman and relief milker. My duties include looking after the young stock, calving, feeding, mucking out, scrapping, milking every other weekend and when the herdsman is off. I can use a mower, topper, feeder etc. I have lambed for the preevious 2 years with 2 different farmers. This year we lambed 2000 and last year about 1000. I have lambed, treated them, penned them up, mucked out, bottle fed, tube fed, cake feeding, hay feeding, strawed out barns, used a hot box, adopted, fostered, turned out, ringed them.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age49
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture

Height = 5ft 7 Weight = 10 stone 12.

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

Yes I have a wife and 3 Boys

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

I currently work on an organic farm which I have done since March last year and really enjoy however the owner has informed us all that he considering packing it in which ha come as a shock. Farming is my passion and want to continue in this industry which was hard enough to get into. I have lambed for the past 2 years with 2 different farmers. This year we lambed 2000 and last year about 1000. I have lambed, treated them, penned them up, mucked out, bottle fed, tube fed, cake feeding, hay feeding, strawed out barns, used a hot box, adopted, fostered, turned out, ringed them. Milking,

Hobbies

I cycle about 40 miles a week, run 12 miles a week. I enjoy all sports. I am a registered FA coach and coach a football team for 4 years. Also enjoy caravanning. We have a pet dog which I walk 3 times a day.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/11/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Wiltshire
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