Herdsman/Farm machinery Over 15years experience operating all types of farm machinery. Livestock experience with over 10 years knowledge. Currently working on a Dairy farm in Shropshire. Mechanically minded with welding qualifications. Work anywhere in the UK.
NVQ Level 1,2
Mainly Arable, Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming, Other
* FETAC Special Purpose Award Level 5 Mounting of Abrasive Wheels
* EN Certificate in Welding (EN287)
* Manual Handling
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Baler, Ploughing, Drilling, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
I have operated a vast range of agricultural machinery for over 15 years in Ireland and Canada such as Class, John Deere, Newholland, JCB, Case quad tracks and CAT challenger. I have worked for contractors in Ireland hauling silage, buck racking, mowing, bailing, stacking and using slurry tanker and umbilical system. On a crop farm in Canada I operated a self propelled case patriot sprayer and flexicoil cultivators. I also can operate 360 track machine but do not have ticket.
10 years experience working with cattle and sheep, such as calving and lambing. worked on a 12000hd beef feedlot in as a herdsman and currently working on a Dairy farm in Shropshire.
Married with two children
Hunting, fishing and family activities
From the age of 16 I have worked on Irish farms and with Agricultural Contractors. I have also traveled and worked in Canada on a 13,000 acre arable farm and a 12,000hd feedlot. Before traveling to Canada I worked on a beef and sheep farm for 3 years also operating machinery, with my main duties being livestock work.
Start: 01/08/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Willing to relocate and work anywhere in the UK