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27 year old experienced stockman/tractor driver moving to Suffolk in July - BSc Agriculture from Reading

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

BSc agriculture from Reading University Category B+E car trailer license

Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Modern New Holland and John Deere tractors up to 200HP. Grassland, silaging and hay and arable work as well as dung spreading, hedge trimming. Experienced with older machinery as well. General machinery maintenance and workshop skills, welding etc. Feeding and littering cattle. Telehandler ticket and lots of Telehandler (Manitou and JCB rigid and pivot) hours stacking/loading straw, dunging out sheds and littering cattle.

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

Stockman - 6 years experience with suckler herd, last 3 years calving 250 cows, previous 3 years organic. Foot trimming, dehorning, castrations, general medical treatment and administration of paper work. 3 years experience with large flock of store lambs as well. Some experience with small outdoor pig unit. Fencing.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
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SexMale
Age27
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft and 11st

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

Do not require accommodation

Marital status

Wife (Salvation Army officer in Sudbury)

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

BSc agriculture from Reading University. 3 years as stockman on Organic suckler herd including administration of herd. Then 3 years as stockman/tractor driver on large mixed farm, calving 250 cows and finishing offspring as well as 1500 store lambs finished a year and arable grown in rotation.

Hobbies

I play the piano, tennis and cricket. Have also (very slowly) been repairing and rebuilding an old land rover chassis for 'fun'. Walk the dog. Gardening.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 19/07/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Near Sudbury
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