CV reference number: 46812
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Mature, reliable and experienced Australian-born dairy farmhand seeking work in Central Scotland.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

BSc in Physics (Melbourne University). Masters in Business Administration (Strathclyde University)

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Front End Loader, hay cutter and Tedder/rake. baler.

Livestock experienceDairy, Calving
Other livestock experience

Several periods of up to 2 weeks since early 2012 spent on Biodynamic Dairy Farm in south-western Victoria, Australia. Duties included milking around 100 cows in 16 stand swing over dairy. Other duties included assisting with calving, fencing and various forms of tractor work including hay cutting, tending and baling, along with use of Front-end loader. Some fencing work and also oversewing of pasture. Also some experience on a larger dairy farm (150 cows) using 40 stand rotary dairy.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age60
NationalityBritish/Australian
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Height: 6 feet 1.5 inches, Weight: 10.5 stone

Relevant health problems

No health problems. Non-smoker. Very fit and active.

Other Information

A good worker,not afraid of hard work and long hours. Looking to further a (late-starting!) career in dairy.

Marital status

Wife

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

See above - Mainly various stays on one particular dairy farm in south-western Victoria, Australia. Have demonstrated sufficient experience and reliability that farmer now entrusts farm to me for occasional weekends.

Hobbies

Hillwalking, cycling, run an allotment

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 17/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?East Lothian/Borders
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