CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 47332

Hard working Welsh shepherd! 12 years experience with sheep, cattle, tractor work. Have also done a lot of fencing. Experience in Sheep shearing & done a lot of night lambing for up to 2700 ewes confidently.i also worked as a full time shepherd in south west Scotland

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

NVQ Level 1,2,3

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock

Other qualifications

I have a NVQ in animal care and an NVQ in agriculture.

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Baler, Ploughing, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing

Livestock experience

Dairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry

Other equipment experience

I have experience in Tractor driving, baling, ploughing, fencing, etc. For example i had a contract on a large farm in Wiltshire. I carried out tasks quickly and efficiently such as bale chasing, Hauling bales, Bailing and Cultivating.

Other livestock experience

I have worked with livestock since I first started out farming at the age of 13 . I'm a sheep shearer and have also done my fair share of lambing contracting including night lambing. For example I confidently Lambed 2700 ewes in mid Wales. I also have a lot of experience with cattle and have previously calved 180 stabilise X and blue x along with lambing 1300 llyn X mules. I have also worked on a large estate in south west scotland as a full time shepherd. were i looked after 1000 scotch mules and also fattening 5000 plus lambs(with great succsess) from the other 3 hill farms part of the same estate. and also done alot of cattle work here working with the suckler herd and also alot with the bull beef side of things. also using the cows and sheep to maintain a good grass rotation. sadly after many problems with other staff me and my partner (at the time) regrettably decided to leave. Since leaving I have been doing contract work back at home in Wales. Inc lambing,fencing.

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

I am a smoker but I respect and know there is a time and a place, as well as keeping health and safety in mind at all times.

Age

26

Marital status

-

Nationality

Welsh

Where are you currently living?

Gwent

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

Outside of work i enjoy Hunting and fishing. I really do want to get into to training/breeding sheepdogs

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

-

Relevant health problems

No

Farming background

I have worked for contractors at harvest time baling and I have also done a lot of fencing contracting without issues and I am able to work using my own initiative. My passion will always sit firmly with sheep work I lambed 2700 ewes in mid Wales, year before last. and last year I lambed 1300 ewes and calved 180 cows in north Hereford.

Preferences
Availability

Start: 16/09/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

-

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

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