South Cheshire. Experienced Assistant Herdsman/stockman/tractor driver/gfw. Im looking to further my career in agriculture and to take on more responsibilities. I enjoy milking and managing cows just as much as operating machinery. Work South Cheshire/ North Shropshire.
NVQ Level 1,2,3
NVQ Level 4 Livestock managment
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Baler, Ploughing, PA1, PA2, HGV 2 and 3, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Calving
Hedge cutting, power harrowing, trailed forage harvesting,conventional baling, round baling and wrapping, drain jetting, bobcat operating, diet feeding using a hi-spec, rmh and Abbey tub feeders.Ive also got basic knowledge of grass measuring and grazing systems.
Assistant Herdsman/tractor driver for 13 years on 300 cow herd, then assistant herdsman/ tractor driver on a 200 cow Ayr calving herd and at the moment Im on a 400 cow Ayr herd split between two farms as a tractor driver/stockman but looking to either go as a full time herdsman or tractor driver if possible.
I do require accommodation if possible. Ideally 3 bedroom or 2 double bedroom house/cottage/bungalow which allows pets as I have 3 dogs and 2 cats. I have to give one months notice from my current employment.
Parents live with me
Enjoy clay pigeon shooting when I get the time and I'm also on the Cheshire Ploughing and Hedgecutting Society Committee where I help out with the organisation of the match. I also enjoy helping neighbours keeping their gardens and hedges tidy and going out with friends.
6 feet tall average build 14 stone in weight
Tractor driving from 1992-2000, stockman/tractor driver 2000-2013, herdsman/tractor driver 2013-2019. Tractor driver/ stockman 2019- present
Start: 08/06/2020 Finish: Not Specified
South Cheshire/ North Shropshire