CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 83083

Experienced herdsman manager looking for work Devon/Cornwall.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications


Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock

Other qualifications


Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, PA1

Livestock experience

Dairy, Calving

Other equipment experience

Various tasks done over the years

Other livestock experience

Experienced in all dairy stock tasks including milking, calf rearing, foot trimming, extended grazing.

Personal information


Other Information




Marital status

For relief work no For a permanent job yes


United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?


First language


Do you have the right to work in the UK?


Other languages



Watching rugby Hunting Puppy walking fox hounds and beagles

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

5'6 85kg

Relevant health problems


Farming background

June 2020- present relief milking and odd jobbing

April 2018 May2020 Herd manager of 280, split calving, New Zealand grass based system


July 2017 March 2018 Relief milking, calf rearing and odd jobbing.

October 2016 May 2017 Herd manager of 350 spring calving cows. New Zealand based system.


January 2015 September 2016 Herd manager of 180 spring/ summer calving unit.

Tidwell Barton, Budleigh Salterton

August 2014 January 2015 Herdsman, milking 200 cows, all year round calving.

Upton Cross

June 2013 - July 2014 Herdsman, milking 200 cows, day to day running of farm.

Ngatea NZ.

April 2010 - June 2013 Managing 220 cows. Responsible for calving, fertility, herd health, milk hygiene, pasture management and fertilizer application, supplement feeding. Working closely with owner, share-milker, consultant and vets to ensure farm was successful.

Morrinsville, NZ.

July 2004 - April 2010 Relief herdsperson on various farms.

Farm Services, Matamata, NZ.

June 1996 - June 2004 Herdsperson to Herd manager. 550 ha farm 360 cow dairy/arable farm. Run on NZ Spring calving/grazing system using a range of supplements.

Exeter, Devon. UK

February 1994 - June 1996 Herdsman responsible for 130 cow autumn calving herd. 1 of 3 herds on a 500 ha dairy/arable farm. Responsible for day to day management of cows.

Bisterne, Ringwood, Hants, UK.


Start: 28/07/2020 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

South West

Type of job


Where would you like to work?

Devon/ Cornwall

This site uses some unobtrusive cookies to store information on your computer. By using our site you accept our Terms And Conditions and Privacy Policy.