CV reference number: 38912
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Looking for full time work. I am currently working on an organic dairy farm of 640 friesian & jersey cross breeds. I work mainly rearing the replacement heifers alongside frequent milkings and general farm work. I have some previous sheep experience and little pig and beef experience but happy to learn and work with any livestock.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

ABRS examinations passed to level 3 BTEC level 2 gained at D* and BTEC level 3 gained with Triple D* both in Animal Welfare and Management. City & Guilds level 2 qualification in Agriculture (livestock based).

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Taught the basics on machinery to complete day to day husbandry (straw chopping, filling and using a Keenan mixer, yard scraping etc.) Recently gained a certified rough terrain telehandler license.

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

Mainly involved with the calving of a spring and summer block of Holstein-Friesian heifer calves on a 500 unit and a spring block of a 640 organic unit. I also had college experience of working with intensive-housed sows, a small herd of Holstein cows, a small sheep flock and variable beef youngstock.

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

5,4", 50kg

Relevant health problems

Good health, although have a minor lower back injury due to an equestrian accident which means I sometimes encounter difficulties lifting heavy items.

Other Information

Punctual, reliable and enthusiastic. Extremely caring for stock but have an efficient and realistic approach.

Marital status

Living with partner

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

Employed in a pets & aquatics department 2014-2016 Seasonal lambing experience throughout 2015. Assistant herdsperson apprenticeship 2016-2017 Employed as an assistant herdsperson on an organic dairy unit to present.


Equine livelihood.

AvailabilityStart: 29/05/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionEast Midlands
Where would you like to work?East Midlands area
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