Very enthusiastic, young lad will to learn anything I can.
BTEC, City and Guilds
John Muir award (environmental)
Level 2 diploma in Animal Care (distinction)
Level 2 diploma in agriculture (distinction)
Level 1 RHS course (distinction)
Lantra: lift truck operations: rough terrain telescopic material handler.
T-048 professional application of adhesives and sealants/ small packaging at ambient temperature ( pu certificate)
City & guilds level 2 of competence in the safe and responsible use of veterinary medicines
Currently doing a level 3 diploma in wild animal behaviour, also booked in on a foot trimming course
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Calving
Have had experience with ploughing, topping, mowing, tanking, harrowing and drilling
Dairy hard of 180 milking and a total of 340 roughly. Currently on a robotic milking system, which was run on an 8 a side heren bone system
Have a strong passion to be outside and love to fish.
Herdsman assistant and GFW.
Reporting to Farm owner and Herdsman, daily duties entail calf and youngstock care. Ensuring newborn calves receive first milk and train to bucket through to weaning and all general husbandry including bedding, mucking out, ensuring welfare of animals. Have assisted in disbudding, dehorning and calving. Dairy duties include understanding and operating robotics milking system and assisting herdsman in welfare of cows to include foot trimming, stomach pump of cows. AI, drying off and tagging. Previous to robotic milking also have experience in using a herring bone milking parlour. I also have gained experience in tractor operations to include topping, slurry tanking, mowing, ploughing and power harrowing.
Start: 02/01/2024 Finish: Not Specified