CV reference number: 33874
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My name is Thomas.  I am 28 and live in Bishop Sutton in the Chew Valley, i am a very hardworking individual with a keen interest in agriculture. through out my teens and school days i have always been working on farms such as friends farms and helping out on local dairy farms, i have a family of well known auctioneers and always wanted to work with livestock. very keen to learn new skills and willing to work hard within a company. I have had lead roles such as assistant manager on a major grass based outfit in the UK and worked as far as New Zealand as a dairy assistant below 2IC. Highest cows milked has been 1400 animals in milk reaching bacto scans below 20 and SCC below 150. CV upon request.

Ideal position will be self employed herdsman/ assistant manager or herd manager on a spring or split block grazing herd close to where i live. 


Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2, Btec
Other qualifications

CHE Agricultural Management Telehandler ticket

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

2x 24/24 Waikato parlour 56 point rotary parlour Bobcat machine Various size tractors. John Deere- Massey Ferguson- Case JCB Telehandler Quad 2 wheeler JD Gator

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

2x 700 cow spring calving herds Major spring calving grass based experience on multiple units 1000 head ewes lambing 700 head spring calving beef unit

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

6ft 4 95kg

Relevant health problems


Other Information


Marital status


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

Present-  Relief- Bishop Burton College, Feeding and milking   Relief- Various farms across the country milking.  Assistant manager, 600 spring calving 200 autumn calving unit.  Dewsbury- dairy GFW New Zealand- Dairy assistant - Dairy GFW Mixed beef and sheep


Fitness Boxing

AvailabilityStart: 01/11/2019, Finish: 01/01/2021
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?South West
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