CV reference number: 40338
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39 year old herdsman looking to return home (the wife's home anyway) to Ayrshire as a head herdsman after gaining experience.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2,3
Other qualifications

NVQ level 3 Mechanical Engineering

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

ATV and Telehandler certified

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

Herdsman 10 years experience. I currently am acting second in command in a modern dairy unit milking 860 cows on a 50 point rotary.i have previously worked on a 72 point rotary milking 1000 cows. 50 point rotary and various herring bones. AI certificate, food trimming, various tractor work. Calving, Herd health etc.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
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First languageEnglish
Other languages
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6ft 4 and a bit heavier than I'd like to admit.

Relevant health problems


Other Information

NVQ level 3 Mechanical Engineering 9 years served in the British Army

Marital status

Wife and 3 young children

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

I grew up on a family dairy and sheep farm and now have many years experience as a herdsman. I have completed an apprenticeship with Scania and am a qualified HGV mechanic which comes in useful.


Interested in sports and spending time as a family

AvailabilityStart: 07/01/2020, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?A rural location.
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