CV reference number: 56432
CV Headline

Hello I'm a Kiwi from the South Island of New Zealand, came over to the UK on a work visa. I've been born and raised on my family farm which was sheep and beef. Until 8 years ago when we converted the farm into Dairy production.

I came over to the UK on a 2 year work visa in this time I have been managing a pig unit, I have now obtained a 5 year residence visa and looking to process my knowledge and skills in Dairy Farming.

I am looking to relocate with my partner, we are currently based in Oxforshire. My partner has no dairy experience but would be very keen to learn if there was an opportunity available.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

NCEA level 1& NCEA level 2 Certificate in Chainsaw safety skills Comprehensive First aid course PROMED certificates in; Identify Causes of and Methods to Prevent Back Injuries & Hearing Loss Prevention

Equipment experienceFencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

5000+ Hours on a 20tonne 360, 2 seasons of Silage inc operating a chopper wagon, mower, and stacking. Experience with Discing, Drilling, Spreaders. 2 years operating a JCB telescopic handler. Basic Bulldozer 20 tonne, 2 years corn cart

Livestock experienceSheep, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

2 years milking 1000 cows through a 66bale rotary, Born and raised on a sheep and beef farm then converted to dairy. 2 years managing 2000 pig fattening unit. Basic husbandry skills.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age24
NationalityNew Zealander
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

Partner, keen for farming work.

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

Born and raised on a 1000 kiwi Jersey Friesian cross cows milked in a 66 bale rotary. 2 years managing a 2000 pig fattening unit in Oxford.

Hobbies

Young Farmers Events, Skiing, Hunting, Fishing, Shooting, family and friends.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 31/10/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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