CV reference number: 22557
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Hi I am 46 and I live along the North Coast of N Ireland.  I am looking for a long term or temporary position anywhere in Europe should it be on a Dairy farm or beef-sucklers -sheep herds to Arable.  Wide range of experience with ped cattle from calving to showing-Breaking and clipping all breeds of cattle. Honest-reliable and very punctual and very very hard working individual just wants a job . Clean driving license never had points does not smoke or drink.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

NVQ LEVEL 1

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, Tracked machine, HGV1, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Forklift licence and very good on telehandlers.  Carting of bales silage-crops from combine and other trailer work on all types of tractors.  I am handy with day to day working on a farm what ever needs doing I will have a go at it.  I have driven all sizes of Volvo Shovels from m70,s to L190,S some experience with all types of track machines from 3 to 33 tonne.  I can weld some but it might not be that tasty but it will hold. I have done work on a de-stoner in Scotland and in the South of England. I have done some time on drying seed barley and wheat and also dressing seed barley for seeding this had to be bagged in 50kg bags and stacked on pallets for farmers up to 30ton per day 6 days a week..I also worked on a farm that had its own computerised mill which made up to 500 to 600 tonnes of pig feed and cattle feed per week( I was in charge of this operation) for the pigs there was 5 different types of fodder that had to be made up including drugs, the same for the cattle with vitamins.I spread slurry with a 2000 gallon tanker and do all the mixing of slurry in the houses-I look after the equipment from greasing to washing them keeping them tidy-Stacking of bales of straw an hay with a 7 meter handler.Have done two harvests in the south of England with Heston balers and a lot of tele-Handler work loading trailers and some stacking.Tedding-Carting corn to and from dryer - Carting straw bales and silage bales

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

Used to have my own herd of 70+ sucklers plus 25 pure lims.  Can calve-dehorn-Break and show cattle either beef or pure Clipping also.  Lamb, sheep, pigs and worked with horses. Can administer drugs for all signs of illness. Very quiet around stock when handling. Picking cattle for slaughter. Just returned home from working on a 1300 hd beef finishing unit all these cattle had to be walked through every day and checked.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv1, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age46
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageenglish
Other languagesnone
Pen picture

6ft. 1-16st

Relevant health problems

Just your typical Irish Man not wise in the head.

Other Information

 Hi i am 45 and have worked on farms from a lad till now, I used to own my own ped herd of limousin cattle and sucklers. I would have no problem bringing my own jeep to where job is at. Can start anytime. Really keen to get back to work as i am not one for sitting on my ass.

Marital status

Married but family will not be coming with me for now until everybodys happy

Where are you currently living?N Ireland
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Jan 2015 to Dec 2015 Working Manager/Head stock man for a 1300 beef finishing enterprise in the East of England. 2011 to Jan 2015 Stockman for Ped hols herd N Ireland 1997 to 2010 owned own herd of Ped Lims and suckler herd plus showing and clippimg cattle who ever needed my services. Just returned home at Christmas 2017 from a 7,200 acre estate in South West Scotland where i was Stock man where i cared for 1000 head of cows and there followers.

Hobbies

Gym-Fishing-and hill walking.Good sorts of show cattle.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/12/2018, Finish: 01/01/2030
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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