CV reference number: 25582
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Currently milking 180 cows twice a day, responsible for all parlour hygiene and cow welfare

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNCA
Other qualifications


Equipment experienceTractor, HGV 1 to 3, HGV1, HGV 2 and 3, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

Hedge cutting, cultivation, TMR feeding, Recently worked on a large dairy farm in West Wales relief milking 550 cows twice a day,my responsibilities was doing all the tractor work, fertilising,mowing,slurry spreading,topping, all loader work and tractor maintenance and machinery repair, feeding all live stock. Other responsibilities include running heifer replacement unit away from main farm, all fencing and paddock grazing. Also have arable experience e.g. ploughing, cultivation, hedge cutting, etc.  Experienced in foot trimming. Also have clean HGV class 1/teleporter / quad bike  licence.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Calving
Other livestock experience

Herdsman 20 plus years experience in herring bone/swing over parlours.  Relief milking 550 cows, rearing all young stock, fertilizing, feeding and bedding cows.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, hgv1, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5ft 7in, 10 stone,

Relevant health problems


Other Information

Very hard working and reliable man

Marital status

Married with 3 children aged 21, 17 and 7 years and a 3 year old granddaughter

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

20 plus years working on large arable/dairy farms,   Relief milking 550 cows,rearing all young stock,fertilizing,feeding and bedding cows,fencing and paddock. I am currently managing 180 plus herd, main responsibilities milking and herd health/welfare,we are producing for a major supermarket,cell count and tbc are paramount.I do all the day to day running on my own as the owner has other interests.I also have a clean Class 1 license


Model making, reading, Sea fishing, doing things as part of a family

AvailabilityStart: 01/10/2019, Finish: 22/10/2040
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?UK
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