CV reference number: 47548
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HARDWORKING, ENTHUSIASTIC AND HONEST SCOTTISH FARM HAND. EXPERIENCED IN ANIMAL HUSBANDRY, ALL YEAR ROUND / ALL WEATHER LIVESTOCK CARE - INCLUDING BOTH COMMERCIAL AND HIGHLAND CATTLE, SHEEP, PIGS AND POULTRY. EXPERIENCE AND ADAPTABILITY OF WORKING IN DIFFERENT ENVIRONMENTS INCLUDING ESTATES, FARMS AND CROFTS. ALWAYS LOOKING TO DEVELOP BUT HAVE THE IMPORTANT THINGS THAT CANNOT BE TAUGHT - ENTHUSIASM, ENERGY,  AND A GENUINE PASSION FOR ANIMALS IN MY CARE.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

N/A

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Some tractor experience. Quad bike. Telehandler experence. Trailer license.. Feed wagon. Preparing trailer for livestock transportation, transporting livestock to and from markets/shows. Electric fencing. Estate/farm maintenance using petrol strimmers.

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

Hands on all year round / all weather livestock care - including sheep - dosing, tagging, feet trimming, earmarking, lambing, ringing/docking of lambs, assisting with clipping/shearing, shepherding/gathering of sheep with and without dog, and general everyday livestock care. Ensuring highest level of welfare to all livestock - including commercial and highland cattle, sheep, pigs and poultry - assisting with calving, clean and sanitised environments at all times - bedding up, mucking out, keen eye for observing any injury/disease, administering medication when required, preparing livestock for market/shows, transportation of livestock, buying and selling of sheep/highland cattle. A genuine love of working with livestock and ensuring their well being.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexFemale
Age34
NationalityScottish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

Strong, fit and very active

Relevant health problems

None and non smoker

Other Information

I take instruction easily but am also pro-active and can be left to get on, work well on my own as well as in a team. I have the experience, attitude and work ethic to become part of a hardworking team as well as the willingness to learn and further my knowledge and experience. I also feel that my passion, experience and love of livestock and farming would benefit any workplace I have the opportunity to join Willing to travel for right opportunity.

Marital status

Single

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

Background in Family farming / crofting . Farm Hand and livestock / animal husbandry experience including both commercial and highland cattle, sheep, pigs, goats and poultry . Operating farm equipment including ATV, telehandler and some tractor work. Adaptability to different settings - farm, estate and croft. Experience of running own small agri business including travelling for work, sole responsibility of livestock, property and pets and the ability to fit in well and become a part of the team.

Hobbies

Keep fit and enjoy being outdoors

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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