CV reference number: 29174
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Experienced shepherd/stockman and tractor driver

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

I have a city and guilds in game-keeping from Sparsholt college 1989-1991 I have both farm and site forklift/ telehandler tickets

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Fencing
Other equipment experience

I have lots of experience in driving tractors, carting corn/silage/muck/bails/spuds, mowing, tending, rowing up, bailing, wrapping, min till, bed tilling, rolling, power harrowing, muck spreading and tele handlers as well as limited experience driving 360 diggers

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

I have worked with Sheep, dairy and cattle for the last thirty years, which includes lambing/calving and general livestock husbandry. I also have two working dogs

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft 2, 17stone, tall strong build

Relevant health problems


Other Information

Believed to be in good health

Marital status

In a long term relationship

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

I have worked on farms since the age of eight years, mostly livestock farms (beef, sheep,dairy and limited pig experience) but have done plenty of harvest work, everything from corn/bail cart to ploughing. I have had lots of experience on tele handlers during this time. I have carried out most farm tasks including fencing, feeding, tractor driving (rolling, power harrowing, mowing, turning, rowing up, a little ploughing, corn and bail cart, dung spreading, bailing, wrapping, bedding up) and animal welfare, I am willing to learn new skills such as combine driving, drilling, I am currently self employed building steel framed agricultural buildings


I hunt as often as work allows in the season with the Heythrop, devon and Somerset stag hounds and the Coln buck hounds, and the Lake District packs

AvailabilityStart: 01/12/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Nationally
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