CV reference number: 31028
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I am an experienced stockman currently working on a large sheep and beef farm in the Scottish Borders. I have previously worked as a head Dairyman on a 300 cow heard farm being milked twice a day for four years. The work requires the operation of tractors which I am experienced in driving and I have a full UK Driving License. Among my personal attributes I am hard working, motivated, enthusiastic with excellent organisation skills and can work well under pressure. I am a key team player and in addition able to take my own initiative where appropriate and have a flexible and adaptable approach to work. Looking for a long term and permanent job to bring up our kids in the farm life. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

I don't have any qualifications in agriculture at present.

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

I am experienced in driving/using ATVs,tractors,feeding cattle with Keenan mixer wagon and high spec,bedding courts with or without a bedding machine and a telescopic handlers certificate, rolling and carting.

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

I have been looking after 300 milkers, 250 get milked twice a day, locating and treating sick cows, the calving and tagging of cows and lambing sheep.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languagescottish
Other languages
Pen picture

6' 2"

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I am a hard worker looking for a place to settle with my family so the job must be for the long run. I am used to working long hours and I am flexible.

Marital status

I have a long term partner, I have a seven year old son and my daughter is fourteen months old.

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

I was previously working for the same company for four years and have currently been working with a new farmer for the last six months.


I love spending time and looking after my family.

AvailabilityStart: 30/05/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Scotland
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