CV reference number: 59027
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Canadian farm hand (25) looking for seasonal work.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2,3
Other qualifications

2 year diploma in Animal Science Technology from Lakeland College in Vermillion, Alberta, Canada.

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Fencing: wooden, wire and electric. Tractor work mainly in bale moving and low speed driving (stone picking).

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Seasonal lambing and milking work in France on a sheep dairy (300 head), moving sheep to pasture and back with dogs, milking, feeding,sorting and weighting. Seasonal lambing work in Norway (170 head), feeding, penning, monitoring, medicating, weighting, sorting and orphan raising. Feeding and slaughtering chickens (50 head). Dairy and calving experience and classes at Lakeland College farm.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving Licenseinternational
Personal information
SexFemale
Age25
NationalityCanadian
First languageEnglish
Other languagesFrench
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Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

Looking to learn about farming and sheep production in different countries.

Marital status

No

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

Casual labourer for City of Saint Albert (November 2017 - Current) main duties are servicing and minor repairs of busses and building maintenance. Barista at Starbucks from Jan. 2017- November 2017 main duties customer service and cleaning Seasonal Agricultural Labour in Norway from May 2017-July 2017 as well as June 2016 to August 2016 on Røhnebaek Farm, worked for the duration of lambing and early summer. duties were lambing shifts, feeding, orphan raising, treating, sorting, weighting, record keeping, fence making and general farm maintenance. Seasonal Agricultural Exchange in France from June 2016- Nov. 2016 at Bergerie de Cazes-Haut. duties incluced caring for 300 head of sheep. it involved bailing feeding, pasturing and moving with dogs, lambing, milking, sorting, weighting, treating and general farm maintenance. Agricultural Staff at Lakeland College Farm from Sept. 2015- Apr. 2016. I did chores on the school farm during my second year, including lambing, calving, feeding, sorting and treating. Agricultural Staff at The Cheesiry in Kitscoty, AB from May 2015- Sept. 2015. worked here between my years at school for the summer. duties included lambing, milking, moving of sheep, feeding, cleaning the barn, treating, fencing, and some cheese making.

Hobbies

Hiking, traveling, reading and knitting.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/03/2019, Finish: 01/08/2019
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
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