CV reference number: 48912
CV Headline

Hello I am originally from Scotland moved to New Zealand as a child I have over 25 yrs experience in farming my own property and working on others I have farmed sheep , cattle and also deer which are a huge passion of mine . The property was 800 acres and ran over a thousand hinds 100 cattle and before the deer 2000 xbred ewes . The last property I worked on was 9500 acres running 10 000 merino and 500 cattle I have a vast knowledge of different farming types animal welfare and fencing farm setup I enjoy the challenge of farming and working with livestock and have a lot to offer I am also well experienced with machinery involved with farming and associated work.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

N Z Trade cert in farming

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, HGV 2 and 3, Tracked machine, HGV 1 to 3, PA3, PA2, PA1, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Experience includes tractors, balers, excavators, wheel loaders, heavy truck and trailer

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

Farmed 2000 cross bred ewes & 100 cattle on first farm as well as grazing dairy heifers on 500ac Also farmed 1200 deer ru& 100 cattle on 800ac Covered all aspects of animal welfare & farm management as sole owner of both properties. Later experience as an employee includes working on 9500ac runnning 10000 merinos & 300 beef cattle & 500 dairy heifer grazers on high country property

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age50
NationalityNew Zealand
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft 2in 104 kgs

Relevant health problems

no

Other Information
Marital status

partner

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

Farmed own property for 25 yrs and worked on other properties, all general farm duties including stock work/ animal welfare, fencing, baleing & ag work Pest control - controlling numbers of rabbits, pigs & deer on properties.  Also owned excavator and truck covering all aspects including drainage & track work.

Hobbies

hunting, walking, bagpipes,

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 30/11/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?argyll , perthshire central scotland
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