CV reference number: 47254
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Good all rounder. Ive worked on a 1000 sheep farm for the past 8 years lambing.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

I don't have any qualifications on paper but have years of practical experience

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Can drive quad bike and snacker

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

I have worked on a variety of different farms mostly with stock work but can drive tractors and loaders aswell.I have lambed on the same farm off 1000 ewes for the past 8 years. The flock started off at 500 and has increased over the years. Also did calfing on the same farm. I've worked with pigs from farrowing to fattening. I've also worked on a 25000 bird laying farm I was there for 10 years.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving Licenseprovisional
Personal information
SexMale
Age40
NationalityScottish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesN/A
Pen picture

I am a 5ft6 19 stone rugby player.

Relevant health problems

I have had kidney stones but had a operation to remove them.

Other Information

Ideally I'm looking for a lambing at the start of the year. I'm happy to lamb anywhere in the country.

Marital status

I have a partner and three older kids

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

I have lambed on the same farm for 8 years but also been on other farms lambing for 6 years in a row. I've learned alot from my father who was a shepherd all his days aswell. I've just started doing a bit of shearing this year. I can ring lambs and tag them aswell. Also capable of doing foot work on sheep and also wet fostering and other fostering. I can lamb alone and very confident and always got a good eye for detail.

Hobbies

I enjoy playing rugby, cycling, and working my ferrets.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 31/01/2019, Finish: 31/05/2019
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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