CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 88253

Gamekeeper looking for a Career Change. Experience with sheep, highland ponies, cattle and tractors.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

NVQ Level 1, City and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2,3

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Arable, Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming, Other

Other qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:Standard Grades in -
Office & information studies
Craft &design
S.V.Q Gamekeeping
N.C Gamekeeping
H.N.C Gamekeeping
Deer Stalking Qualification Level 1 and 2
Snaring Certificate
Strimmer Certificate
A.T.V sit on /sit in
Tractor & trailer
Health & hygiene
Manual Handling and Working at heights
Control of rabbits, rats, and moles in burrows
Felling, Cross cutting and Chain saw Maintenance
Full Driving Licence including trailer licence.
Fire arms Certificate
Shotgun Certificate

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift

Livestock experience

Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Poultry

Other equipment experience

I experience with tractors and telehandlers for feeding.

As well as working road maintenance and tree extraction with a winch.

I have experience topping and rolling as well as bale work.

Other livestock experience

Mostly lambing, plenty of winter feeding hay cobs.

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United Kingdom

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enjoy hillwalking, shooting, fishing and winter sports.

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

5ft 10, 12 stone Fit and healthy

Relevant health problems


Farming background


Estate 2019 2021Working as the Head Stalker. The day to day running of the estate Managing staff, contractor and deliverys, Deer management, general Estate maintenance, machine operative, overseeing Estate Hydro scheme and installation of battery system, vermin control, working and training Highland ponies and supervising clients partaking in sporting activities.

Estate 2015 - 2019 Working as the Estate Stalker. Deer management, general Estate maintenance, machine operative, assisting with Estate Hydro scheme, vermin control and supervising clients partaking in sporting activities.

Estate 2014 - 2015 Working as Underkeeper. Conservation, deer culling, ATV maintenance, airport runs, vermin control and supervising guests partaking in sporting activities.

Estate 2011 - 2014 Working as Grouse Beatkeeper. Driving grouse for Estate owners and their guests, walked up pheasants, moorland management, vermin control, livestock management for tick control and Estate maintenance.

Estate 2007 - 2011 Working as Underkeeper/Ghillie. Working with highland ponies, deer stalking, River Ghillie, road maintenance and vermin control.

Estate 2006 - 2007Seasonal Underkeeper. Driven wild bird shoots, geese, duck and woodcock flights, vermin control and deer stalking.

Estate 2005 - 2006 Seasonal Ghillie. Working with highland ponies and vermin control.

Estate 2003 - 2005Student gamekeeper. Highland ponies, driven pheasants and vermin control.

Estate 2001 - 2003 Student gamekeeper. Deer management, working with Argos, River Ghillie, walked up partridge and vermin control.


Start: 24/05/2021 Finish: Not Specified

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Where would you like to work?

Happy to work any where in the UK.

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