CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 45187

Senior HERDSMAN looking for full time position. Work anywhere.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

Not listed

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock

Other qualifications

5 GCSE grade C or above including Maths and English A Level Geology HNC Production Engineering ATB foot trimming Rough Terrain Telescopic including man basket Emergency first aid at work Working at heights

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift

Livestock experience

Dairy, Sheep, Lambing, Calving

Other equipment experience

I am a competent telehandler operator using various attachments I can use a tractor with a feeder wagon, for scraping out and basic field work ie fertiliser spreading, rolling, harrowing and with a bale trailer. I have experience of working with skid steer machines

Other livestock experience

I am an extremely clean competent Milker who can detect sickness quickly before it becomes an issue. I am trained in foot trimming. Calving and calf rearing experience. Heat detection. I can administer medicines and keep accurate records both in a diary or on computer.

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

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Age

46

Marital status

Yes

Nationality

British

Where are you currently living?

Somerset

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

Family time

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

Height 5.8 weight 12 stone

Relevant health problems

No

Farming background

I was a herdsman on a 250 dairy cow unit all year round calving for 15 yrs. I then managed a 250 dairy cow unit all year round calving with 2 people underneath me. I worked for 12 months as a relief herdsman on a number of spring calving units ranging from 300-450 dairy cross breeds. I have been an assistant farm manager on a autumn calving high yielding unit of 300 dairy cows. Most recently I am working with a 400 cow high yielding 11000+herd. Here I am the lead herdsman responsible for the day to day running of the herd and followers.

Preferences
Availability

Start: 26/09/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

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Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

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