CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 107639

Dedicated Farmer looking for work with sheep / cows.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

NVQ Level 1,2,3

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock

Other qualifications

Oatridge College SVQ: Mixed Farm Level 2 : 1998 SVQ: Livestock Production Level 3: 2001 Lantra Qualifications All Terrain Vehicles Lambing techniques Chainsaw Trailer licence Health and Safety Agenda Emergency First Aid National Proficiency Tests Control The safe use of sheep dips. British Wool Marketing Boar Machine sheep shearing.

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor

Livestock experience

Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving

Other equipment experience

Qualifications for quad, tractor licence.

Other livestock experience

Extensive experience with sheep farming.

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

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Age

45

Marital status

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Nationality

United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?

Scotland

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

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Hobbies

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Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

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Relevant health problems

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Farming background

I am an enthusiastic and motivated individual with a passion for farming and love working with animals. I have over 31 years of experience working on different farms and take extensive pride in the high standard of work and dedication I put into everything I do. Having worked primarily with two different companies, I have continued to be proactive and flexible in my approach, hard working, trustworthy and dedicated employee, who has developed a good reputation within sheep farming. I have an extensive knowledge of black face and cross ewes as well as practical skills and technical ability. I have experience in working with cattle, particularly belted galloways. January 2014 - Present. Farm Manager. Farm, Comrie. Farm management functions - planning, implementation and continuous control, ensuring an effective productive and sustainable livestock business that is dedicated to the highest standard of animal welfare and quality of lamb we produce. Manage 2300 blackface ewes. 1900 to blackface and 400 to texel. Oversee 40 cows with Calves for summer grazing. Manage inventory of feed and supplies. Operate machinery. Lambing in sheds and fields. Taking care of all medical requirements for livestock. Keeping stock records and medicine books up to date. In charge of farm assured requirements. Observe/oversee all Health and Safety requirements. Coordinate work force for lambing, gathering, marking and all other farming requirements. Continuous maintenance of the farm. January 2013 2014 Stockman. Park Farm. Logiealmond. Ensuring livestock are to a high standard by continuous dosing, vaccinations and duty of care. Oversee 2000 blackface ewes. Oversee 80 Aberdeen Angus and Galloway cows. Tractor work Lambing and Calving. Feeding and bedding Take care of medical requirements for livestock. January 1995 December 2012, Shepherd. Farm. Oversee 4000 black face and cross ewes. Recording Stock Sheets. Updating Medicine books. Showed blackface lambs at united auctions Stirling. Lambing. Hill and low ground farming. Dipping certification. Repair fences and general maintenance of the farm. All relevant qualifications completed as and when required.

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Availability

Start: 01/09/2024 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

Scotland

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

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