CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 58003
Highly skilled stockman and operator with experience across the sector most recently working for Natural England on the only in hand working farm and national nature reserve. Looking for opportunities with career progression and continued professional development.
Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

BTEC, BSc

Type of farming wanted

Mixed Farming

Other qualifications

BSc (Hons) Agriculture, National Diploma in Agriculture, LANTRA telehandler, chainsaw cross cutting maintenance and felling of small trees, WATOK killing of sheep via captive bolt and welfare of animals at the time of killing, full car licence including trailer, foot trimming and lameness and city and Guilds ATV certificate

Driving License

Full Car License

Equipment experience

Tractor, Baler, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing

Livestock experience

Beef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving

Other equipment experience

Cultivations (power harrow, press, topper, rolls, discs, etc.), harvest carting grain and bales as well as stacking, telehandler and front loader, topper hedge cutter and eco puller, hay and silage making, general machinery maintenance and repair.

Other livestock experience

Experienced stockman beef suckler herds, rare breed and commercial, feeding, daily checks, calving, disbudding, vet med administration, lameness and foot trimming etc. Pig experience both intensive and extensive systems. Sheep experience with lambing, foot trimming, dagging, mangment of two flocks currently. Some experience with goats and horses also.

Personal information
Sex

Female

Other Information

I have won several awards for my voluntary work. Voluntary Experience Elected Welfare Representative (student welfare support). Junior Common Room, Wantage Hall, University of Reading. 2013-2017. Received JCR Member and JCR Committee of the Year Award, (2013) and Long Service Award (2017). Elected Disabled Students Officer (campaigning and student support). Reading University Students Union. 2014-2015. Treasurer, Karate Society. Reading University Students Union. 2015-2016.

Age

27

Marital status

No.

Nationality

British

Where are you currently living?

East Anglia/Wiltshire

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?<

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

I&#39;m a member of young farmers, I also enjoy shooting, sea fishing, foraging, walking and kayaking.

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

I am a physically fit 27 year old.

Relevant health problems

-

Farming background

Natural England (DEFRA) employed as Reserve Warden on the only in hand national nature reserve with a working farm, bringing together conservation aims and farming practices. Managing two herds of cattle and two flocks of sheep along with practical conservation and day to day work on the farm to meet the management plan objectives whilst ensuring high welfare livestock production across this extensive system, implementing organic conversion, health and safety improvements, machinery maintenance and supervising volunteers, work experience students and apprentices. National Diploa in Agriculture from Writtle College and BSc Hons Agriculture from University of Reading. Work Experience General Farm Worker (beef suckler herd and arable, 550 acres), Farm, Essex. 2014-present. • Day to day livestock husbandry including calving, disbudding and castration etc. • Arable operations, baling, power harrowing, loader work etc. • Other duties included fencing, machinery and building maintenance and repair Bar Supervisor. University of Reading. Term-times, 2013-2016. • Responsible for recruiting and training staff • Opening and closing with cashing in and out tills • Stock management Laboratory Technician (post-harvest grain quality testing). Essex . Harvests, 2010-2014. • Responsible for intake, quality control and testing • Trained new staff in laboratory procedures • Liaised with farmers regarding quality queries Farm Worker (Rare-breed pork and beef stockman). Farm, Wiltshire. Winter, 2012. Hospitality Worker. Nuclear Power Station, Essex. 2011. Mobile Seed Dressing Operative. Harlow Agricultural Merchants, Essex. Harvest, 2010. Maintenance Worker. Nursing Home, Essex. 2007-2011.

Preferences
Availability

Start: 30/01/2020 Finish: 01/01/2026

Preferred region

East & East Anglia

Type of job

Any

Where would you like to work?

UK

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