CV reference number: 55743
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Looking for weekend farm or milking work in Dumfriesshire.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

I have no qualifications that I can directly link to farming.  I have a few in regards to factory work as in haccap and chemical handling, etc.

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

In my employment at dundas I used to drive telehandlers and tractors.

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

I have worked with sheep most of my working life at Vivers slaughterhouse were currently I am a carcass grader.  I am also a sheep and pig butcher.  I have a little experience milking and have done some lambing.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems


Other Information
Marital status

Yes I am married with two children.

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

I have worked at Vivers on and off for nearly 18 years, leaving once to work in a butchers shop and also once to work for dundas in the rendering plant for fallen stock.


My eldest daughter has a pony which keeps me busy,we also have three dogs that we enjoy walking. I am also a big football fan and enjoy the occasional round of golf.

AvailabilityStart: 30/09/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobTemporary
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Near Kirkpatrick Fleming
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