CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 41729

Farm hand from Somerset looking for work in Dorset/Somerset.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

City and Guilds

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming

Other qualifications

Level 3 Diploma in Agriculture Level 3 Extended Diploma in Agriculture

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Ploughing, Telehandler/Fork Lift

Livestock experience

Dairy, Beef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving

Other equipment experience

Telehandler experience, also tractor driving and ploughing. Ive have been part of a silage and maize harvest gang. Hauling and tedding.

Other livestock experience

Milked goats from the age of 13 for 4 years, part time while i was at school and alongside my college course. During my two years at college i had to completed duty weeks which involved milking and yard work. I helped out on the college farm over the summer, working with pigs, sheep and cattle. I have been helping with lambing at college. For the past year i have been milking cows and assisting with calving and other day to day stock tasks. Due to going to college for two years i have completed a lot of hands on work with stock in various ways. Recently Ive been working on a pig and sheep farm while also contracting doing silage and maize harvest

Personal information
Sex

Female

Other Information

I have worked part-time as a farm worker at Childhay Manor and Forde Grange goat farm. I assisted with many jobs and I could take responsibility of jobs that I see needed doing. This job helps with my general skills, and has enabled me to experience life at work. I have also helped set up the Melplash show as my boss was vice chairman and chairman. I have spent the whole of the summer 2015 working on Kingston Maurward College Farm. This gave me great experience on a farm which is a mixed variety of arable, dairy, sheep, pigs and a small beef unit. I was able to help in all of these sectors, which enabled me to gain even more experience and knowledge. I have worked at Hellings Farm which is a 350 cow dairy unit. I was mainly in charge of milking and calf rearing. During my time there I had many dealings with milk recorders and observing with AI. I also had to conduct estate works around the farm. During my time at ABP Langport I was the manager of their lairage. I had to deal with all the paperwork and the general running of the lairage. I worked for ABP for 6 months until my probationary period was up and they no longer needed me. During my evenings and weekends I have worked for The Squirrel Inn as bar staff. They will often call me if they have functions on or are stuck for staff. My recent employment was for Pattemores Dairy Ingredients where I am a laboratory technician. This means I am responsible for testing all milk which is incoming and outgoing from the site. I have completed two years at Kingston Maurward agricultural college. During this time, I completed a level 3 and level 3 extended diploma in agriculture and came away please a distinction. I have worked with a variety of animals ranging from cattle to goats. I am a very committed person, I can manage to balance my social life with my work life while not letting my work attitude slip. I work hard and do not give up until the job is done to the correct standards. I am a good team player, and I am always looking for new ways to further my knowledge. I am currently a laboratory technician at Pattemores Dairy Ingredients. At college I won the Grace Selby Memorial trophy - this was for the student who contributed the most the Level 3 Agriculture.

Age

23

Marital status

No

Nationality

English

Where are you currently living?

Somerset

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

I am part of Crewkerne Young Farmers, I am really passionate about football.

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

Height - 5ft 11inchs weigth - about 10st

Relevant health problems

-

Farming background

2011-2015 - stock person of 2500 milking goats 2014-2016 - Kingston Maurward College student - worked throughout the summer 2015 on their farm, completed duty weeks which involved milking/tractor work/yard work/sheep work, assisted with lambing over night. 2015 - Calf rearer of about 300 calves at any one time 2016 - milker of 200 cows

Preferences
Availability

Start: 05/08/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

South West

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

Somerset, Dorset

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