CV reference number: 37551
CV Headline

I currently live in Wark and looking shepherd work.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2
Other qualifications

ATV ticket Forklift ticket Telehandler

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

ATV used in the army and hilly and flat terrain. Telehandler used for pushing up wheat and other cereals also loading wagons and for general farm work. Forklift used for loading and unloading potato boxes and general farm work.  Grain drier operator throughout harvest. I have done a very small amount of tractor work mainly emptying washer with a slurry tanker and de-stoning. I have worked with sheep for my family and volentry for family friend. Experience with bedding machine and worked as a cattleman on a 750 beef farm. I am currently a yard man so I have driven the whole range a N/H tractor and forklifts.

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Poultry
Other livestock experience

20 years lambing experience with famil at mindrum farm with family and general sheep work. Pig farming for 1000 sows carried out farrowing and weaning, feeding and general farm work.  Indoor pig relief stockman in Lincolnshire 650 sow and a poultry stockman in a broiler unit.  Currently working on a Arable farm in north Northumberland as a agricultural worker drier operator and forklift driver during harvest and general farm worker the rest of the year. I do volunteer work at my local farm what involves sheep, horses and cattle. Cattle experience 750 Angus beef farm.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
First languageEnglish
Other languagesN/A
Pen picture

183cm tall 13st White British physically fit

Relevant health problems

No health problems

Other Information
Marital status

I have a wife who is a primary school teacher in kelso and a 4 year old daughter and one on the way

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

Seasonal lambing and general farm work until joint the army 2006 - 2015. General farm worker on both indoor and outdoor pig farms. Poultry stockman for just over a year before relocating to northumberland. 1 year 3 month on a arable farm drier operator for the cereals and graiding manager and forklift/ telehandler driver for potatoes. Volunteer shepherd for local farm moving,worming and lambing, also I do some work with the horses mucking out and feeding as well as maintenance work. Yard man and valeter for agriculture.


horse ride, shooting, hiking, running, beating, mountain biking

AvailabilityStart: 15/09/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionNorth East
Where would you like to work?North Northumberland
Back to CV list Add To Basket

4XtraHands provides professional agricultural recruitment services for farmers and jobseekers including the location of skilled, permanent, temporary and seasonal rural staff for farmers as well as finding suitable work for jobseekers with one of our many registered farmers throughout the UK. Designed by a farmer for farmers our recruitment website is a simple, quick and affordable solution for all your agricultural recruitment needs.