CV reference number: 61780
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Herdsman / general farm worker looking for work in Sussex/ surrey

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

I completed my GCSE’s at Steyning grammar school before starting my career in farming

Equipment experienceTelehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Straw chopper, tmr feeder wagon, slurry tankers, muck spreader, grass mower, rake and Tedder

Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

4 years milking 100 Ayrshire’s, calf rearing- feeding, de horning, castrating, tagging and medication administration. Relief milking on 2 separate herds 1 with 250 Holsteins and the other 220 Holsteins. Working for a contractor hay making, carting cereals and forage. General farm worker on 230 herd of Holsteins

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age23
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems
Other Information

I appeared on the bbc young farmer of the year and got down to the final 15 in the country. I have shown and the Surrey county show winning the young handlers and walking the breed and supreme champion round the ring. I have owned my own animals I had 75 chickens and sold my eggs to a local farm shop, I had 20 pigs which I raised to finishing where i then sold them privately as a whole and in joints and sausages, I reared 40 geese for the Christmas market and bought bullocks from the farmer I worked for and sold them after they had been butchered.

Marital status

I am currently engaged to my partner with the wedding later this year. I have 2 dogs

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

I grew up in Sussex on a dairy farm and assisted with all duties from a young age, when I finished school I joined a farm as assistant herdsman, whilst there I milked and completed all aspects of calf rearing and day to day job associated with a dairy herd. I helped out on with the arable side during busy periods carting silage and maize, helping with harvest and then some cultivation’s

Hobbies

I enjoy gardening and spending time with family and friends.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 20/06/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Sussex
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