CV reference number: 22699
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Keen and enthusiastic shepherd and stockman based in West Wales with experience of all aspects of shepherding and flock management , lambing including fostering;  also experience of milking, calving and calf rearing in beef and dairy units.  Available UK wide.  Competent tractor driver and plowman, capable of running maintenance and simple on-site repair.  Small-scale forestry experience, very competent with fencing.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsMSc
Other qualifications

MSc in Mechanical engineering

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Chainsaw, farm bike, fencing. Tractor experience includes ploughing, drilling silaging, hauling stock and forestry

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

I enjoy working with animals, and am genuinely concerned with their welfare. I have experience with sole charge milking, calving and calf rearing in beef and dairy units. Sheep experience: lambing, fostering, including knowledge of efficient protocol; shepherding flocks on pasture; vaccinations, dosing, shearing, lamb picking, dipping, and gathering.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish, Welsh
Other languagesGerman, Norwegian
Pen picture

6 ft 4 in, 14 st

Relevant health problems


Other Information

clean licence

Marital status


Where are you currently living?Aberystwyth, Ceredigion
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Raised on a small arable farm in Norway. 16 years of husbandry experience, mostly from the UK.  from 2001-2007 Relief Milker and Farm Worker in Norway.  2008 Assistant herdsman for 350 Holsteain herd in Wales.  2010 to present  Stockman for cows, beef cattle.  Lambing.  Shepherd and Calving.


painting, seeing friends, climbing

AvailabilityStart: 30/11/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Wales
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