CV reference number: 17398
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Experienced,honest, hardworking and Enthusiastic Stockman, Tractor driver, looking for a responsible long term position. Experienced in all aspects suckler cattle and sheep husbandry, grassland and arable operations, record keeping, staff supervision and machinery maintenance.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2
Other qualifications

Fork lifts Certs, Quad and loads, Spray Certs,slug pelleting, Animal Care Certificate, Chainsaw, Level 2 Animal Transport, First Aid, Manual Lifting, Computer Literacy

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, HGV1, PA2, PA1, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Forklift, feeder wagon, tractors up to 300hp, sprayers and fert spreaders, silage & Combine/harvest equipment

Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Lambing, Sheep, Pig, Beef
Other livestock experience

Management of Pedigree and commercial cattle breeding and sheep flock management

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv1, tractor
Personal information
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SexMale
Age56
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
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188cm, 90kg N/S Honest, hard working with good sense of humour.

Relevant health problems

n/A

Other Information

N/A

Marital status

Married with two daughters who have left home,four young grand-daughters who all love helping with the sheep.

Where are you currently living?Driffield East Yorkshire
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

I was born and brought up on a 800 acre mixed farm with 750 ewes and 200 beef cattle, I have worked with sheep and cattle most of my life and driven a tractor from a young age too. I have experience of Conventional & Organic farming on mixed arable/livestock Farms. I also have livestock management experience on a sheep, cattle & pony research farm. I also have experience as a head stockman on a Bull stud Unit and as a Shepherd/stockman with Pedigree/commercial beef suckler Herds and sheep flocks. I spent a number of years as a tractor driver/stockman on a large estate operating large modern arable machinery.

Hobbies

Family time, walking, reading and enjoy working my collies on a small flock of sheep I own.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/05/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionYorkshire
Where would you like to work?North/East Yorks
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