CV reference number: 28862
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Experienced and motivated Shepherd, 27, looking for a new and invested position due to redundancy.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

-ATV health and safety ticket -Trailer ticket -Livestock Transport ticket -Blue Seal

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

-Very experienced in the use of tractors. Mainly John Deere and New Holland up to 240hp -Various experience with implements including cultivators, discs, power-harrows, sub-soilers, toppers, fertiliser spreaders, 4 furrow reversible plough, metered 3m drills, hedgecutters and chain harrows -Very competent in the use of front loaders and telehandlers, mainly loading silage, hay and straw, along with pushing up grain and rape piles and loading much spreaders -General experience with chainsaws, brush-cutters and other farm and trailed equipment

Livestock experienceSheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

-Extensive sheep work and husbandry, multiple lambings and everything that surrounds working with sheep -Experience with various handling systems, harringtons and prattley mostly -Experience with modern EID systems and state of the art XR weigh-heads. Sparse but reliable work with cattle.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age27
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

I'm 5.11 tall with a strong build.

Relevant health problems

None - GP gave the all clear last time I was there. I have never had any serious health problems, and I am rarely ill save the odd cold.

Other Information

I gained several awards when I was in college, including machinery, practical management, rifle shooting and shotgun saftey awards.

Marital status

No current partner, just close family.

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

My growing up years were all involved in farming and countryside management. I worked a lot around my family, being involved in Arable, Christmas Trees, Gamekeeping and Livestock. I then eventually fell along the path of shepherding, leading to extensive work with sheep but also tractor and machinery work relative to the day to day running of a farm. Through Harvest work I have gained a lot of experience with large Arable equipment doing various tasks.

Hobbies

I Don't have a lot of time outside of working now, but I have several keen interests: I like to fabricate everything I can and work on machinery as well as my own trucks. I also enjoy shooting and generally being outside.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 19/10/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Everywhere
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