CV reference number: 26501
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Young assistant herdsman looking for work.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

Telehandler, Counterbalance forklift, skidsteer

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

Quads and UTV, Chainsaw, Tractor/Trailer, skid steer, telehandler, forklift

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

Assistant herdsman 3 years experience 550 cows milked twice a day New Zealand and intensive systems on 30/60 swing over parlour all round and block calving systems. All aspects of Shepherding 10 years 1000 ewes gained experience from my grandparents farm and surronding farms as well as some beef experience. pigs 2 years feeding and injecting on a daily bases with a research team.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Height 5ft10 weight 12stone

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I am keen to learn and gain more experience in the agriculture sector. I am quick to learn and im not scared of getting stuck in and getting my hands dirty. I believe I am hard working and have a keen eye for detail and animal welfare.

Marital status

I have a partner and 2 children so would require help to find accommodation

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

I have worked on the grandparents for as long as I can remember where we had 600 sheep, I would help during lambing, shearing, drenching, tupping and foot trimming. The last 3 years I have helped out on a neighbouring farm where they have around 1700 ewes, and I would help them at lambing, shearing, drenching, foot trimming and other aspects, i work with 550 head of dairy cattle for the last 3 years where i have progressed quickly to become head milker at current job on a 30/60 swing over parlour.


I help out with the grandparents farm as well as spending time with my young family. I'am also a keen sportsman playing football on weekends.

AvailabilityStart: 28/02/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
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