English stockman with sheep beef and dairy experience,looking for a herdsman job in Scotland.
BTEC, City and Guilds
GCSE Mathematics grade B
GCSE Science grade C
GCSE Additional Science grade C
GCSE Resistant Materials grade B
BTEC Countryside and Environment grade Merit
Full Car Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
I have done a lot of siloing such as Mowing on 2 10ft mowers,rowing up,tedding,tractor trailer work,telehandler work and Ive also worked in New Zealand contracting for a year there I did discing,rockpicking and siloing.
From 14 I relief milked on a dairy farm at the weekends,at 16 I went to college doing agriculture for a year,at 17 I worked on the family farm at home where we have 1000 beltex x texel sheep from as long as I can remember i have always worked with these I have experience in dosing and injecting them,belly clipping lambs,sorting fat lambs of every week for auction,finding lame lambs and sheep,preparing sheep ready for lambing and tups ready for tupping,lambing here I am In charge of 2 staff during the day and I know how to lamb sheep and know when to step in when I am needed.We also have 300 beef suckler cows as to which we fatten and sell for slaughter. I also work 3 days a week on a 500 cow dairy farm in a 28:56 herringbone parlour,I do the foot trimming and sort out heifers and do various farm tasks.
January 2013-September 2015 relief milker Milking 200 jersey cows
September 2015-August 2016 1 year agriculture course at Myerscough College
August 2016- June 2018 farm stockman at a (family farm) helping out with the 1000 beltex x texel sheep
June 2018-April 2019 machinery operator in New Zealand driving various machines
April 2019-present helping out at the family farm improving my stockman skills.
June 2019June 2020 assistant herdsman,milking 500 Holstein cows in a 28:56 herringbone parlour,calf rearing and daily farm tasks
Start: 26/07/2020 Finish: Not Specified