CV reference number: 62569
CV Headline

Diligent, ambitious 26 year old man with a sense of humour looking to further my career in Dairy.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

N/A

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

I have experience in Tractor scraping collection yard and heifer yard. I have experience from a previous job using counter-balance FLT. I also have experience using bobcat/skid-steer.

Livestock experienceDairy, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

I have experience working with Dairy herds. I also have experience working with a range of stock such as pigs, sheep, goats, donkeys, horses, alpacas, poultry and waterfowl.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age26
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5'11 - 95kg

Relevant health problems

None.

Other Information

I am a diligent, ambitious and determined 26 year old man with a sense of humour. I'm looking for a long term career opportunity in the dairy industry to channel my passion and drive. I'm looking to work long hours to gain as much hands on knowledge and experience as possible; as I am keen and eager to learn about any aspect of the dairy industry to fulfil my ambition to become a highly knowledgeable and skilled herdsman. I'm equally happy and capable to work as part of a team or independently. I look forward to gaining the trust of the more senior members of staff through taking instruction and gaining more responsibilities in my role. My work ethic and adaptability has given me the skills to fit in and become a valuable member of any team. I'm very interested in completing any relevant qualifications and intend on completing my AI and hoof trimming course.

Marital status

Single

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

I am not from a farming background as I was previously an Area Manager for a large security company in the North West. Due to a change in circumstances this has enabled me to have the opportunity to explore an avenue I have always been highly interested and passionate about being agriculture, in particular the dairy industry. I started volunteering on a Care Farm which quickly led to full time employment. Although I thoroughly enjoyed working with the various stock this helped inspire me to fulfil my passion of a career in the dairy industry. I was able to find myself a voluntary opportunity on a small local dairy farm. This then led on to me being fortunate enough to secure a 7 month temporary contract on a Dairy unit as an Assistant Herdsperson covering for one of the herdsman while he was away. I worked on a 12 on 2 off rota milking 250 cows 3 times a day. Whilst working on the farm roles and responsibilities included: Assisting herdsman with milking, cleaning beds, bedding down, caring for freshly calved cow and calf, pushing/moving stock, feeding young stock, administering medication, assisting vets with PD and routine health checks, parlour hygiene, tractor scraping collection yard and heifer yard.

Hobbies

Long walks, field sports and reading.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 07/08/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionNorth West
Where would you like to work?Cheshire
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