CV reference number: 43207
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Dependable worker with stamina, experienced in calf rearing and milking. I have an excellent work ethic and work well as part of a team and independently.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

Training 2016 - Lantra Technical Award-Brushcutters/Trimmers-Maintenance & Operation 2016 - CIEH Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work 2013 2006 - Lantra Technical Award-Trimmmers/Grasscutting 2006 – City & Guilds- Skills for Working Life- Horticulture 2005 BTCV Hedge Laying and Orchard Management. PA1 and PA6

Equipment experienceTractor, PA1
Other equipment experience

Lantra Brush Cutter, Strimmer and Mower trained 2006 and 2006. Tractor driving includes scraping, rolling and muck spreading. Skid steer and load all experience moving cows/feed and clearing pens.

Livestock experienceDairy, Goat, Sheep, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

Experienced in breeding British Saanen goats - encompassed all areas of animal husbandry, hand milking, assisting with the delivery of kids & rearing stock alongside orphan lambs and poultry. Dairy work experience in a 40 point rotary and 11/22 & 14/28 herringbone parlours, 40/40 swing over parlour with Kiwi Cross and Holstein Friesian herds. Responsible for all aspects of calf feeding and husbandry in a 100 plus calf unit re: care of newborn calves & rearing herd replacements on milk powder to weaning. Cleaning animal housing and administering medicines in the management of calf health concerns. Liaison with vets ensuring herd health and welfare maintained to a high standard. Movement of animals,TB testing, vaccinating, bedding down and tractor work - scraping yards and cubicles. Spring block calving on pasture based Jersey/Kiwi/Norwegian Red X farms, collecting calves from fields, colostrum feeding via tube as necessary, bottle/teat bar feeding,milk re-placer & cake to weaning. Experienced in disbudding, vaccinating and calving. Movement of reels across a pasture based platform.

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

5'6'' 8 stone

Relevant health problems


Other Information
Marital status

Husband, son 25yrs living in London

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

I possess dairy stock work experience and I am 100% reliable with an excellent work ethic. Experience includes milking herds in excess of 350 on 40 point rotary, 11/22 & 14/28 Herringbone & 40/40 swing over parlours. Calf rearer experience on all year round, Spring & Autumn block calving herds.


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AvailabilityStart: 02/05/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionNorth West
Where would you like to work?North west
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