CV reference number: 49436
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Keen Shepherd/Stockman with 45 years farming experience, looking for farm work. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

No current agricultural qualifications, but have 45 years shepherd/stockman experience.

Equipment experienceHGV 2 and 3, HGV 1 to 3, PA1, Baler, Tractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Have got tractor driving and loader ticket as well as ATV sit astride and ATV sit in, also have HGV class 2 license. I have muck spread and fertilizer spread in past as haven't been required to do it in current job. I have a chainsaw ticket as well as PA1/PA6 knapsack spraying ticket. I also have a trailer license.

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

Shepherd/stockman with 45 years experience. Looked after 2000 black faced ewes and 1000 mule ewes as well as 140 suckler cows and followers as part of a team on a Scottish hill farm in Argyll.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age60
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems

Not currently

Other Information
Marital status

Yes, wife and 2 children (19 and 15)

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

Hill Farming, sheep and cattle, general maintainance around the farm and surrounding fields (fencing, stone walling etc) and health and safety representative for the estate farm. Spraying weeds around the farm yard and brief chainsaw work.

Hobbies

Relax with family, jobs around the house, go to country shows and explore the inland waterways (canals) in the summertime with family on a narrow boat.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 06/11/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionYorkshire
Where would you like to work?Cumbria/Scotland
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