CV reference number: 45187
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Senior HERDSMAN looking for full time position

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

5 GCSE grade C or above including Maths and English A Level Geology HNC Production Engineering ATB foot trimming Rough Terrain Telescopic including man basket Emergency first aid at work Working at heights

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

I am a competent telehandler operator using various attachments I can use a tractor with a feeder wagon, for scraping out and basic field work ie fertiliser spreading, rolling, harrowing and with a bale trailer. I have experience of working with skid steer machines

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

I am an extremely clean competent Milker who can detect sickness quickly before it becomes an issue. I am trained in foot trimming. Calving and calf rearing experience. Heat detection. I can administer medicines and keep accurate records both in a diary or on computer.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Height 5.8 weight 12 stone

Relevant health problems


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

I was a herdsman on a 250 dairy cow unit all year round calving for 15 yrs. I then managed a 250 dairy cow unit all year round calving with 2 people underneath me. I worked for 12 months as a relief herdsman on a number of spring calving units ranging from 300-450 dairy cross breeds. Most recently I am assistant farm manager on a autumn calving high yielding unit of 300 dairy cows


Family time

AvailabilityStart: 01/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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