I have extensive knowledge in various dairy-related positions. Through family connections, I have also reared livestock on a personal small holding; including pigs, sheep, cattle, chickens and other poultry. I have also worked temporary relief positions during lambing and shearing seasons. Work in Sussex or Kent.
3 Year, Level 3 Extended Agricultural Diploma Pass Credit 2 JCB Ticket and trailer license
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Power harrowing, Ring Rolling, Straw Carting, Muck Carting, Muck Spreading, Telehandler Work, TMR Feeding, Straw Spreader, Sub Spiling, Topping.
I have been milking and in the dairy industry for 6-7 years after completing my college diploma. I have done a wide range of jobs, Milking, Plate Metering, Clamp Management, Topping, Vehicle maintenance, Helping with Higher Stewardship Scheme, Minimalistic amount of Foot Trimming, Calving- With & Without Jack, Young Stock Tasks- Dehorning, Electric & Stock Fencing, General Stock Tasks & Yard Work I also attend AHDB Dairy meetings when I can.
I also have a trailer licence.
I have a young family. My partner has also worked on dairy, sheep farms and worked in a butchery. She is very interested in the industry also. I have a 6-year-old son who has been brought up on farms.
Car enthusiast so I like to go to car shows in my spare time. Spend time with my family, reading, going to the beach, go for walks, meeting up with friends.
Height: 5ft 6in Weight: 11st 7lb
General Farm Worker (July 2019- Present) on a Mixed Organic Farm
Roles include: Animal Husbandry, Stock Checks, Collecting Eggs, Maintenance on Animal Housing, Vehicle Maintenance, Yard Work, Fencing, Lambing, Mowing, and other aspects of silage making. Chicken Plucking, Lamb/Beef selection for slaughter for the farm butchery.
Herdsperson (June 2017- July 2019)
Roles include: Milking, Calf Rearing, General JCB/ Tractor work, Muck Carting, Straw Carting, Feeding Young Stock, Yard Work, Vehicle Maintenance, Young Stock Tasks, Electric, Stock and Barb wire fencing, Organising grazing plans.
Herdsperson (June 2016- June 2017)
Roles include: Milking, Calf Rearing, General JCB/ Tractor work, Muck Carting, Straw Carting, Feeding Young Stock, Yard Work, Vehicle Maintenance, Young Stock Tasks
Assistant Herdsman (October 2015-June 2016)
Roles include: Plate Metering, Fencing, Milking, Clamp Management, Topping, Vehicle maintenance, Helping with Higher Stewardship Scheme, Minimalistic amount of foot trimming
• Assistant Herdman (September 2014-October 2015)
Roles Include: Dairy Management Record Keeping Drying Off, Passports, Competent with Computer Work, TMR Feeding, JCB Work, Tractor Work: Power Harrow, Ring Rolling, Topping, Grass Harrowing, Carting, Tedding, Sub-soiling & rolling. Minimalistic amount of Foot Trimming, Calving- With & Without Jack, Young Stock Tasks- Dehorning Electric & Stock Fencing, General Stock Tasks & Yard Work
• General Farm/Dairy Worker (September 2013- September 2014)
Roles Include: TMR Feeding Calf Rearing & Rearing Replacements, Competent with Computer Work, Administered Drugs to Livestock & keeping a correct log of drugs that have been administered. Calving Night Milking, General Yard Work
• General Farm/ Dairy Worker (April 2013- September 2013)
• Lambing Assistant (March 2013- April 2013)
Start: 28/07/2021 Finish: Not Specified
South & South East
Sussex or Kent