CV reference number: 36759
CV Headline

I am a well motivated individual who is enthusiastic and enjoys new challenges, I have an established network of contacts within the agricultural sector. I am able to take on responsibility and work to deadlines, I am hard working, reliable and trustworthy. I have good knowledge of all aspects within the agricultural sector and the requirements of those working in the farming community. I have a wide range of experience of dealing with customers and clients from working in the farming sector. I have excellent communication skills and am able to work with people on all levels. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

HNC/HND in Agriculture

Equipment experienceFencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Chainsaw, forklift

Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Lambing, Sheep, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Having been brought up on my family farm, we had a a strong 500 cattle herd, 1000 sheep herd and 3000 acres of mixed arable

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving Licenseprovisional, tractor
Personal information
First languageScottish
Other languages
Pen picture

13 stone, 5ft 8"

Relevant health problems


Other Information

Self employed farm worker 2008-present Carried out all aspects of arable and stock work on a variety of farms throughout the UK and Ireland. All aspects of tractor work from ploughing to harvest time. Sheep- lambing, vaccinations, dipping, clipping, tagging, feeding, bedding and foot trimming. Cows- calving, milking, tagging, vaccinations,  AI , foot trimming and general handling. Getting animals ready for sales/shows. Very good animal welfare knowledge. Calling in farmer or vet as and when required. Working as part of a team as well as independently and working long hours.  

Marital status

Partner and son

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

I am a farmers son, Currently living in Hawick in the Scottish Borders, working as and when required on local farms, I have had experience in beef, dairy, sheep, pigs, Foot trimming, Calving, Lambing and all aspects of tractor and forklift work. 


Motrcycles, Shooting.  In my spare time i enjoy fishing, shooting, horse riding and motorbikes. I have good IT skills and knowledge of social media.

AvailabilityStart: 09/07/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Preferably in Scottish Borders
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