Scottish general farm worker 22, seeking work with accommodation provided anywhere in UK. Good worker. Have experience with cattle, beef and dairy. Any work considered, competent with tractor, tele-handler and quad bike. Preferred contact method is by email.
National 5s - 5
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Calving
Able to carry out task such as rolling in tractor, very quick to pick new skills up. Good with tele-handler, able to carry most tasks, loading feeding equipment, moving pallets/bags, ect.
Basic knowledge of fencing.
I have experience both working with dairy and beef, spent many years working in and running dairy parlour, at times covering as relief dairy man for 360 cows, swing over, herringbone parlour. Also have basic knowledge of cattle husbandry, identify basic diseases or injuries and what measures to take to prevent and or treat them when applicable.
Since 13 worked on farms on a part time/ short term contract basic, in local area and also more recently further afield, starting off pressure washing, soon leading on to assisting in general Farm work. After a few years this lead into working in the dairy parlour where I learned a lot about running a dairy parlour, identifying problems with the cows while in parlour and how to treat them, then later working as a relief dairyman. Milked 360 cows twice a day in a 25/25 herringbone parlour in 3/3.5 hours while maintaining good result in baca scans ect. More recently having worked away on a 3 month contract assisting in a calving season on a beef only farm doing outdoor work, feeding/checking stock, small bit of field work and general farm work.
Start: 28/09/2023 Finish: Not Specified
Anywhere accommodation provided