CV reference number: 58207
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Stockman/gfw seeks position in Scottish Highlands and Islands

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

City and Guilds 548 telecommunications engineer. Basic first Aid Power boat level2, VHF radio, Sea Survival, Day Skipper theory.

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

driving articulated dump trucks, slurry spreading, muck spreading, feeder wagons, silage leading, bale carting, sub soiling, power harrowing, rolling, discing, straw chopping, scrapper tractors, equipment maintenance, quad biking.

Livestock experienceCalving, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Dairy experience: 10 years milking, cell count management, cow and young stock health and hygiene, drying off, dry cow management, parlour maintenance and hygiene, AI, heat detection, scrapping out, cubicle hygiene, bedding up, feeding up, mixing rations, care of young stock, tagging and record keeping. Experience in calving. Pig Experience: feeding all weight ranges (liquid and pellet), serving AI and natural, heat detection, checking for returns, vaccination, health and hygiene, record keeping. Farrowing houses: power washing, disinfection, loading up, feeding sows and piglets, assisting with difficult labour, piglet processing, health and hygiene, record keeping, Weaners growers and finishers: mucking out and bedding up, feeding (liquid and pellet), health and hygiene, record keeping, stock movements, power washing, stock selection, loading and off loading, troubleshooting, plumbing, building maintenance, euthanasia.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age53
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5'11" 68kgs, physically fit, non smoker

Relevant health problems

n/a

Other Information
Marital status

married

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

35 years in all aspects of pig production including farrowing house, weaners, growers, finishers, dry sows, AI and record keeping, computerised feeding and ventilation systems. 10 years of day to day management of dairy herds (100 - 400 cows), milking, record keeping, AI, young stock, calving and ration control herd health. Beef: bedding up and feeding. Relief combine work as and when required. assistant tractor man, slurrying, muck spreading, leading sugar beet, grain carting, draining, fencing, building maintenance.

Hobbies

life boat crew, driving, walking, reading,

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/02/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Highlands and Islands
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