CV reference number: 57386
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I am an enthusiastic and hard working 29 year old dairy farmers son, I am passionate about agriculture and strive to work to the best of my abilities. I live in East Devon and am looking for Herdsman/Herd Manager/Farm manger position in Devon. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualificationscurrently sitting for AMTRA Qualification, lots of experience as herdsman, am AI qualified and very experienced and capable foot trimmer, I also have a trailer licence.
Equipment experienceFencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experiencehave used fullwood, DeLaval, GEA, Dairymaster milking parlours, experience with most agricultural machinery and feeder wagons.
Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experienceHave worked as a Herdsman for about 5 years and before that I worked at home on my families dairy farm.
Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age29
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture6'2"
Relevant health problemsHave Arthritis in my hand which meant I stopped milking cows manually, I am passionate about farming and am looking for a way to continue farming without physically milking, I am more than capable to of completing all manual jobs!
Other InformationI have a lot of farming experience including all aspects of caring for and managing dairy farms. During my time as an Area Manager it has to broaden my knowledge of the agricultural industry but also has given me a more in-depth knowledge of farming inputs and feed advice.
Marital statusI have a wife who works for the NFU.
Where are you currently living?East Devon
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming backgroundI am a dairy farmers son and have spent most of my life living and working on dairy farms. I have worked with (Milked for) and taken charge of herds ranging from 60 cow British Friesian through to 270 cow Organic Holsteins with experience with both high and low input systems.
HobbiesI enjoy shooting, Rugby and have recently started to restore a vintage tractor.
Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 04/12/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Devon
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