CV reference number: 52999
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Shepard, herdsman, general farming, looking for work on a farm, I love animals and farm life, I am a good all rounder, plumbing electrical welding, no experience with Ai, I grew up on a mixed farm, driving tractors at the age of 7, we did not use farm hands we did all the work ourselves, I worked on a dairy farm in New Zealand for 2 years, we milked 1000 every day using a rotating table, I have a passion for farm work, extensive expiernce with sheep, lambing ,breeding, I am currently working 80-90 hours per week and don’t get to spend time with my family, I am looking for a position that will enable me to spend a bit more time with my family, I have a very positive attitude and a good sense of humor, looking for a friendly environment where I can settle and grow. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

20 years farming experience, sheep, beef, arable, fencing, lambing, calving, herd and folk health, husbandry, grass management, welding vechile maintenance and repairs, general maintenance.

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

Boats, motorcycles 4x4 ATV's, digger, tlb, tractors,

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

Milked 1000 cows in NZ, grew up on farm, experience in all general farm work, hard working, loyal, honest ! 5000 Marino folk in SA,

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age40
NationalityRepublic of South Africa
First languageEnglish
Other languagesAfrikaans Sotho, zulu
Pen picture

6.3

Relevant health problems

Non

Other Information
Marital status

Yes, my wife is British and we have 2 children aged 7 and 5

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

I grew up on a mixed farm, we did not use farm hands we did all the work ourselves, I worked on a dairy farm in New Zealand for 2 years, we milked 1000 every day, I am very passionate about farming, I enjoy working and maintaining health in live stock, I have foot trimming experience but no AI expiernce, lambing and calving expiernce also.

Hobbies

Spend time with my kids, build motorcycles, cook, rugby.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 31/08/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?farming
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