Hard working, willing to learn and enthusiastic, graduate with basic tractor skills and extensive livestock knowledge, looking to develop a career in the agricultural industry.
BA Rural Business Management (Pass with Distinction)
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Dairy, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Limited tractor experience, can do the basics. Telehandler certificate & 5 years of driving one on a dairy farm.
Sheep & lambing - four years lambing experience has broadened by range of skills with sheep Dairy - was herdsperson to 300-400 pedigree Jerseys for five years. Milked twice daily until robots were installed. I put into place a fresh cow protocol to monitor cow performance the first two weeks after calving. I was responsible for the majority of drying cows off and trimming their feet.
Keen walker slowly working my way through the munros. Enjoy baking cakes etc as a hobby outside of work
2015 - 2021 - herdsperson to 300-400 Jerseys, was responsible for cow health, dry cow management, foot trimming and assisting with milking in the parlour/looking after robots. Four years lambing experience after undertaking spring placements.
Start: 18/10/2021 Finish: Not Specified