CV reference number: 47548
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HARDWORKING, ENTHUSIASTIC AND HONEST SCOTTISH FARM HAND. EXPERIENCED IN ANIMAL HUSBANDRY, ALL YEAR ROUND / ALL WEATHER LIVESTOCK CARE - INCLUDING BOTH COMMERCIAL AND HIGHLAND CATTLE, SHEEP, PIGS AND POULTRY. EXPERIENCE AND ADAPTABILITY OF WORKING IN DIFFERENT ENVIRONMENTS INCLUDING ESTATES, FARMS AND CROFTS. ALWAYS LOOKING TO DEVELOP BUT HAVE THE IMPORTANT THINGS THAT CANNOT BE TAUGHT - ENTHUSIASM, ENERGY, A WILL TO LEARN AND A GENUINE PASSION FOR FARMING LIFE.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

N/A

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

Some tractor experience. Quad bike. Trailer license.. Feed wagon. Preparing trailer for livestock transportation, transporting livestock to and from markets/shows. Electric fencing. Estate/farm maintenance using petrol strimmers.

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

Hands on all year round / all weather livestock care - including sheep - dosing, tagging, feet trimming, earmarking, lambing, ringing/docking of lambs, assisting with clipping/shearing, shepherding/gathering of sheep with and without dog, and general everyday livestock care. Ensuring highest level of welfare to all livestock - including commercial and highland cattle, sheep, pigs and poultry - assisting with calving, clean and sanitised environments at all times - bedding up, mucking out, keen eye for observing any injury/disease, administering medication, preparing livestock for market/shows, transportation of livestock, buying and selling of sheep/highland cattle. A genuine love of working with livestock and ensuring their well being.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
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SexFemale
Age34
NationalityScottish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

Strong, fit and very active

Relevant health problems

None and non smoker

Other Information

Can take instruction but also pro-active, genuine passion for farming life. Willing to travel for right opportunity.

Marital status

Single

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

Background in Family farming / crofting . Farm Hand and livestock / animal husbandry experience including both commercial and highland cattle, sheep, pigs and poultry . Adaptability to different settings - farm, estate and croft. Experience of running own business.

Hobbies

Keep fit and enjoy being outdoors

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 16/09/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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