Experienced general farm worker with telehandler and tractor driving experience. Wide knowledge of cattle, currently studying first year at The Royal Ag uni doing Agriculture and Farm management. Looking for temporary work over the Christmas period & summer placement to benefit my degree.
GCSES, A Levels
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Using a JCB tm320s to push up feed, pick up old feed and other general work. Tractor driving such as harrowing, rolling, tanking, competent with green star John Deere. Using jcb telehandler to cut silage, other work etc. Washing and equipment maintenance. Also quad driving
Milking (less than 1 year) cleaning teets and spraying teets. Cleaning parlour after. Night calver, assisting with difficult calvings. Such as full breech twins. Calving course completed in July 2019 at Synergy Farm Health. General stock work, assisting with TB tests, competent with young stock and calf rearing.
Uni student, Young Farmers
Competent experience with cattle, calving, calf feeding and tearing, young stock, tagging, overall livestock hygiene and welfare. Previous part time milker, role to clean teats and spray, wash down parlour. Also previous night calver on 1250 dairy herd, responsible for assisting calvings, tagging, stomach tubing, milking cow and separating cow and calf. Also for pushing up feed multiple times at night with JCB tm320s, pushing up groups of milking herd up to parlour using an automatic gate - GEA cow mander. Cleaning rotary parlour after.
Start: 25/11/2020 Finish: Not Specified