CV reference number: 64811
CV Headline

I have an interest in all sectors of agriculture with previous work experience in arable, sheep, beef and pigs but my main area of expertise and passion is working in the dairy sector, which you can see from my work experience. I have worked on 3 large dairy farms, one was an intensive dairy farm milking 3 time a day. I have both good stockmanship and machinery skills.  I consider myself to be highly motivated, conscientious, honest and reliable person that can, communicate well and work well as part of a team and on my own initiative.  I would like to work where I can use the skills that I have acquired and to improve my development so to progress.  I am particularly interested in improving cow fertility and milk production. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsMSc, Btec
Other qualifications

Level 3 Diploma in Animal Management Bachelor of Science in Agriculture with honours in Animal Production Science

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, PA1, PA2, PA3, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Various tractor ranging from 100 hp - 400 hp, using for cultivation and trailer work, JCB loader and tele-handler work loading bales onto trailers and stacking, packing silage pit and used for feeding of stock on dairy farms of my 8 years of working on farms. NPTC level 2 award in the Safe Use of Pesticides PA1 PA2 using mounted and trailed boom and fan sprayers.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Herdsmans with 8 Years of experience with dairy, sheep, beef,pigs and poultry, working on dairy farms rangeing from 280 - 800 cows on computerised rotary parlours and swingover parlours. Vast experience in cow and young stock health and management. Worked 6 seasons lambing on the same farm in Durham which has a 2500 flock. Proficient in Artificial insemination (AI)

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age24
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6 ft 4 90kg

Relevant health problems

no health problems

Other Information
Marital status

single

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

April 2010-2016 Working on a 2500 sheep farm during the lambing season July 2012- oct 2015 working on arable farms in 2012 was a mixture of fruit, vegetable and cereal.2013-2015 working on a all cereal arable farm grain carting and land cultivations. September 2015 - June 2017 working on a 800 cow dairy farm working as a Assistant stockman June 2017- April 2018 working on a 280 cow dairy farm working as a Assistant stockman May 2018- August 2018 working on a 400 cow dairy farm as a Assistant stockman

Hobbies

Fishing, scuba diving, mountain biking

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AvailabilityStart: 18/09/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionNorth East
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