CV reference number: 46365
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Enthusiastic, passionate, hardworking agricultural worker with much experience and knowledge looking for full time, long term career.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, Btec, NVQ Level 1,2,3, NVQ Level 1,2, NVQ Level 1
Other qualifications

Fire arms and Shotgun License Level 2 in Emergency First aid at Work NPTC Transport of Animals (short and long journey) Competence in the Safe Use of Sheep Dipping 360* Excavator 180* Excavator Mini Digger Telehandler Pesticides PA6,PA06A, PA06AW, PA1 Basic Tree Survey and Inspection NPTC Level 2 Chainsaw Maintenance and Cross-cutting Level 2 Electric Arc Welding Level 2 in Health and Safety in the Workplace Machine Sheep Shearing ATV qualification

Equipment experiencePloughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, PA2, PA1, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Fencing, Dry and Mortar Stone Walling, Drainage inc Culverts, Septic Tanks and Mains, Chainsaw usage, Hedge Cutting, General Garden Maintenance, Planting, Hedge Laying, Pesticide usage, Tree surgery and Inspection, Landscaping, Digger Operator, Farm Machinery Operator (tractor, telehandler, foraging), Herdsman/Animal Husbandry, Shearing, Welding, Basic Mechanics.

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

September 2016 to Present - Head Shepherd for Farms Managing 3200 commercial ewe farm with some arable acres. Duties include management of the sheep and all shepherd duties, grass management, rotational grazing plans, lambing, going to progressive sheep group meetings, liasing with flock vet, organising staff and tutoring students at lambing time, picking fat lambs and replacement ewe lambs, driving farm machinery and all other basic and specialist jobs around the farm. August 2013 to August 2016 - Self Employed Business :  Agricultural & Landscaping Contractor My own business in agriculture and landscaping, subcontracting for farms, private clients and charities this includes digger operating, landscaping jobs, driveways, sheep and cattle farm worker, general garden maintenance, and using all aspects of my qualifications. September 2008 to May 2011 - Farm worker at Bodwi, Mynytho General farm worker on a 1000 acre farm, duties included machinery use, animal husbandry, stock care & management, harvesting, calving and lambing. March 2007 to September 2008 - Farm worker at Bron Heulog, Cilan General farm worker on a small scale farm, contracted out to do work in fencing and tree work with the owner, who also run a caravan maintenance business. August 2005 to March 2007 - Farm worker at a Farm Estate General farm worker on a dairy farm of 1200 cows, assisting in milking and feeding November 2003 to August 2005 - Tractor and Machine Operator in Mynytho.   General machine operator, including tractors, diggers, balers, telehandlers, rollers and tarmac machines. Also included stone walling.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age31
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesWelsh
Pen picture

Height - 5" 8, Weight - 11 and a half stone

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

A wife, and a trained border collie and trained welsh sheepdog

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

Worked full time employed in dairy, beef, lambing, calving, and sheep. My passion is sheep and all that goes along with it. All my experience, knowledge and qualifications are to do with agriculture background.

Hobbies

Walking, eating out, building things

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 31/05/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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