CV reference number: 45169
CV Headline

Reliable keen farm worker with some experience -  looking for sheep, beef or milking farm. Has worked in herringbone parlours. Looking for work in North England/Scotland

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2
Other qualifications

Level 2 Diploma in Agriculture 2016 at Newton Rigg College, Penrith, Cumbria

Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Basic tractor experience, did this and dry stone walling with fencing at college. Also have telehandler ticket. Basic Chainsaw maintenance & cross cutting Certificate. Attended a 12 hour welding course. Also quad bike experience.

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

I have previously worked for 4 months on a beef farm in Scotland where I worked as the apprentice. I did all the scraping out, helped with the bedding and the feeding. My job was also to bag up meal on a daily basis. I also helped the shepherd with some of his work. I have just worked for 11 months in large scale egg production looking after the hens and packing eggs. I have also experience on 2 milking farms - both with Holstein cows on a herringbone system. I have also spent 2 weeks lambing.

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

6'5", 13 stone, strong, fit and healthy

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I really want to work with cattle or sheep and am happy to live in Scotland or the north of England. I am looking for a job to give me more experience and where I can develop new skills working as part of a team. I have worked in several herringbone milking parlours previously. I am from a family that has been in farming for generations. Keen, enthusiastic, hard working - that's how I would describe myself. I would need accommodation.

Marital status


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

2013-14 Beef farm - also worked with shepherd occasionally as well as mending fences, roads etc. 2015 - worked on a community garden project for 6 months having been asked to extend my contract with them. 2015 - Started at Newton Rigg College, Penrith - 1 yr Agriculture Level 2 Diploma 2016-17 Large scale Egg production farm in Cumbria Extra Work experience includes further milking (herringbone) and assisting a foot trimmer for a couple of weeks.


Hill walking, Bothy trips and skiing mainly. I also like watching films, playing chess and driving. I have been a member of the Young Farmers for the last 2 years.

AvailabilityStart: 19/11/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?North of England & Scotland preferred but will consider other areas.
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.