CV reference number: 25916
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Stock worker 10,000 ewes looking for career progression aged 30

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

BSc (Hons) Biology from the University of Southampton. Upper second class. Lifetime Ewe Management Course (condition scoring & pasture assessment throughout the production year), Western Victoria, Australia 2 day Working Dog School with Australian yard dog champion Joe Spicer.

Equipment experienceTelehandler/fork lift, HGV 2 and 3, HGV1, HGV 1 to 3, Tractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Woodyard Manitou operator Dairy Farm Tractor driving and front end loader, feed out wagon (silage and haylage), rolling, irrigation (rotorainer), fodder beet harvesting. Sheep Farm Chainsawing and fencing. Welding and workshop skills. Please see attached CV for more details. Royal Marines Tracked articulated vehicle operator and C+E drivers Licence

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Moutajup, Western Victoria - Australia 10,000 ewe dual purpose lamb and wool production business 10 ewe per Ha stocking rate, 1500 Ha Assessing pasture quantity and quality and ewe condition to meet feed requirements Assessing animal health Working and training dogs in yards, paddocks, shearing sheds and trucks Stock work including drenching, vaccinating, drafting, jetting, counting etc Crutching, shearing and wool handling Record keeping Willsden Farm - New Zealand 1100 cow irrigated 300Ha dairy farm as part of 5000 milking cow NZ grass based system business Calf rearing including rearing 300 replacement heifer calves to 100kg, weighing, feeding, weaning, vaccinating, dehorning Winter runoff Training staff in milking plant (50 bail rotary) and milk vat operation and washing, irrigation and calf rearing Kaladbro Pastoral - Australia Lamb weaning, assisting with the angus stud including birth recording tagging Minto Pastoral - Australia Lamb marking, fencing

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, hgv1
Personal information
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SexMale
Age30
NationalityUK
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft, 75Kg

Relevant health problems

none

Other Information
Marital status

Long term Girlfriend (highlands background with horses and more recently australian stock work).

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

Rural upbringing in West Sussex working in forestry, farming and gamekeeping. Then joined the Royal Marines for four years, then completed a biology degree. 3 years experince working on large scale livestock farms in the southern hemisphere.

Hobbies

athletics running & swimming shooting and skiing

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 18/04/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
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