CV reference number: 47934
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A physically active, experienced dairy herdsman, owns 90 head flock of commercial Lleyn/ Texel cross ewes lambing in March. Experienced in cow AI, foot trimming, general animal husbandry, some previous tractor driving and a very competent with telehandler driver.  

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Cattle foot trimming qualification (5 day course with use of a grinder) DIY AI trained RTITB instructor on telehandler, counter balance and reach truck forklifts NEBOSH health and safety qualification

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Tractor and telehandler driving on farm including the use of silage trailers and filling TMR feeder

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep
Other livestock experience

-Daily milking of 250 cows independently -Foot trimming all cows using rollover crush -Youngstock feeding and dehorning -Relief AI when contractor was not available -AYR calving- including aided calving -General farm maintenance -Daily telehandler and tractor driving on farm -Own a flock of 90 ewes- lambing March

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age26
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft, 15st 7lb, physically active and fit.

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

Married with a 4 month old boy

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

-1.5 years of herdsman experience on an AYR calving unit, cows housed and TMR fed year round -Personally manage my own ewes -Previous weekend experience on a number of farms in order to get into the industry- mainly cleaning beds, moving cows and feeding youngstock

Hobbies

I'm a rugby player for Ashbourne RUFC, I keep fit and physically active by going running and to the gym.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionEast Midlands
Where would you like to work?Derbyshire/Staffordshire
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