CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 29174

Experienced shepherd/stockman and tractor driver

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

City and Guilds

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming

Other qualifications

I have a city and guilds in game-keeping from Sparsholt college 1989-1991 I have my farm tele handler and cherry picker tickets

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Baler, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters, Fencing

Livestock experience

Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving

Other equipment experience

I have lots of experience in driving tractors, carting corn/silage/muck/bails/spuds, mowing, tending, rowing up, bailing, wrapping, min till, bed tilling, rolling, power harrowing, muck spreading and tele handlers as well as limited experience driving 360 diggers

Other livestock experience

I have worked with Sheep, dairy and cattle for the last thirty years, which includes lambing/calving and general livestock husbandry. I also have a working collie.

Personal information


Other Information

Believed to be in good health



Marital status




Where are you currently living?


First language


Do you have the right to work in the UK?


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I hunt as often as work allows in the season with the Heythrop, devon and Somerset stag hounds and the Coln buck hounds, and the Lake District packs

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

6ft 2, 17stone, tall strong build

Relevant health problems


Farming background

I have worked on farms since the age of eight years, mostly livestock farms (beef, sheep,dairy and limited pig experience) but have done plenty of harvest work, everything from corn/bail cart to ploughing. I have had lots of experience on tele handlers during this time. I have carried out most farm tasks including fencing, feeding, tractor driving (rolling, power harrowing, mowing, turning, rowing up, a little ploughing, corn and bail cart, dung spreading, bailing, wrapping, bedding up) and animal welfare, I am willing to learn new skills such as combine driving, drilling, I am currently self employed as a manager of a logging company. I have also had experience building steel framed agricultural buildings


Start: 30/07/2024 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

South West

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