Friendly, hardworking and mature farm assistant.
Full Car Licence
Dairy, Pig, Goat, Sheep
Worked as relief milker on two separate dairy farms. Voluntary work experience on an organic farm with the pig unit and buffalo dairy unit. Volunteered on a sheep farm in New Zealand.
Horse riding, rock climbing, hiking
5 ft 4 8.5 st
2020 Relief Milker, Clevedon - Milked 300 friesian x holstein through 16/32 herringbone parlour system as one of two milkers. Working a combination of morning (5-9) and afternoon (3-7) shifts.
2014 - 2015 Placement Student, GWCT - Set and monitored mink rafts as part of the five-year Waders for Real project. Assisted in trapping, GPS/PIT-tagging, and monitoring of hedgehogs, grey squirrels and red foxes over three separate projects. Used VHF telemetry to locate northern lapwings and determine mortality. Assisted research staff with the preparation of maps and organisation of long-term data sets (National Gamebag Census and Partridge Count Scheme).
2010 - 2012 Animal Assistant, Veterinary Practice - Assisted vets and nurses with animal restraint for treatments, dispensed medications, cleaned consultation rooms and operating theatres, sterilised surgical equipment. Carried out reception duties including answering the phone, taking payment, and booking appointments.
2009 - 2011 Parlour Assistant - Assisted in parlour duties; moved cows through a 12:12 herringbone system, washed teats, attached clusters, disinfected teats, medicated cows as required, and clean parlour following milking.
Start: 31/03/2021 Finish: Not Specified
Within 40 minutes from Bristol (South West/South East Wales)