CV reference number: 45736
CV Headline

Experienced farm hand, worked with sheep,planted cabbages and sold them, went to a agricultural high school for 5 years. Have loads of experience as a all round farmer. I am very good at fencing and work with my hands. I am always keen to learn from everyone around me and am not scared to ask questions. I am very honest and hard working.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNCA
Other qualifications

Nca

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Masseys have helped rebuild and used to plough and disc fields. New Holland for general farm work. I do have a certificate for basic operation of a tractor and a assembly course through Foton . Chainsaw- have got certificate in a chainsaw class, have certificate in fencing, have worked building yards in Australia using bonixing fencing and maintaining barb wire and much more.

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep, Lambing, Poultry
Other livestock experience

I went to a agricultural college for 5 years. In those 5 years we worked on all the sections on the farm. I have worked with sheep- how to handle sheep and move farm animals, maintain them from down to hooves to de worming. Beef- raised a beef cow 450kg for a show called the royal show in South Africa, we came 2nd in our catagory,have worked with Brahmans, done a training course in simmentaler and simbra and passed with a B aggregate. For pigs we use to clean piglets pens, ear notching and teeth cutting. We use to inject and do basic handling and care of pigs. We had a dairy on the college as well, we learnt how to milk and rearing of calves and cleaning of the dairy.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age24
NationalityBRITISH
First languageenglish
Other languageszulu and afrikaans
Pen picture

6ft white 88kgs

Relevant health problems

Nothing

Other Information

I won 2nd prize for best showing steer under 450 kgs at the royal show in south Africa pmb.

Marital status

Partner

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

Went to a agricultural college for 5 years. Working on family farm for 3 years doing cabbages and raising sheep and cows, Australia for a year working on a station called wilgena for the mcbrides in South Australia, it was a sheep farm. On the farm we did lamb marking and shearing. I did a lot of fencing on the farm (barb wire) and erecting new fences as well. We built yards from scratch and taught me how to use and work a windmill. We also fixed windmills and built tanks. I also had to do water runs on my motor bike and fix broken pipes and make sure all the sheep had water.

Hobbies

Sports- hockey and touch rugby

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/06/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Scotland or england
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