general farm worker . most experience in cattle and tractor work but have some experience with sheep.
hard working ,enthusiastic , able to work as part of a team as well as on my own.
quick learner and willing to try my hand at new things
good at time and record keeping
NVQ Level 1, City and Guilds
also have an nc in gamekeeping and countryside management
animal movement ticket for cattle, sheep and horses
pa1 and pa2
working at heights
ley scanning certificate
Full Car Licence
Tractor, PA1, PA2, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
have a wide range of experience from power harrowing, topping . mowing , fertilizer, bedding machine , feeder waggon etc.
I have done a couple of harvests carting grain and also potatoes
i have driven/ experience on a range of tractors . case , fednt , jcb, johndeere , newholland , valtra and class
telehandler i have experience on both poivoit and rigid . manitou , jcb , terex , merlo
can also drive 360 but do not have tickets for that
have worked with many breeds , shotrhorns , simi , limi , angus , charolais , luing this rangers for day to day looking after them inc diagnosis and treatment , calving ,tagging , de-dehorning and preparation for ai etc
have had a little experience at halter training and show preparation
sheep i have had some experience with lambing , gathering , dozing and weighing as well as administration of treatment to.
have a semi trained kelpie who is good at pen work and ok at gathering on lowland ground and have a collie pup in training
have a 7 year old daughter that i see on weekends off / holidays but can be re arranged / worked around lambing , calving , harvest etc
5ft9 11 and a half stone
brought up on a beef farm in the Scottish borders where i gained allot of experience around cattle . from 2010 to 2019 I worked for a specialist cattle breeding company where i did scanning , branding , concrete grooving as well as sales and distribution of many products 2019 i went self employed for a year and did a range of things ranging from harvest to calving/lambing.
2020 to 2021 I worked as a stockman at one of sruc farms looking after their pedigree angus, luing and limousin cattle and also was involved with their blackies , sulfolks and polled Dorset's
Start: 02/08/2021 Finish: Not Specified
preferably looking for work in the Scottish borders but would travel further a field for the right job