CV reference number: 48098
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I'm a 19yr old Cumbrian lad. I have worked with beef suckers and highland and lowland sheep for 4 years . The farm consisted of 2500 sheep and 80 beef cattle. I have just finished a 2 year apprenticeship at newton Rigg college and have a level 2 diploma in agricultural. I have a lot of experience handing and raising stock as well as tractor work. I'm a very keen stone Waller and fencer. As I have worked part time for a country side contractor for over a year now. Have recently spent 7 months working on  a large scale dairy farm in Scotland milking 750 cows on a grass base system. have also done a calving with pedigree limousines and helped with showing and rearing them.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2
Other qualifications

Level 2 diploma in agriculture based on livestock management and production. Chainsaw ticket Atv ticket Strimmer and bush cutter

Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Had a lot of tractor experience as well and gators and quad bikes. Although I'm willing to learn on other machines Also I have a bronze shearing award

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Beef suckers and highland and lowland sheep Weather that's calving or lambing to sorting stock for sales and slaughter.  Also keen on working close with animals with selective breeding.  I can do most things with sheep from herding to shearing and all aspects of caring for them I can milk cows and have done some work breaking bull and getting them ready for shows

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

I'm 6foot about 83kg and average body type

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I'm a keen member of grayrigg yfc in Cumbria

Marital status

No children

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

Worked on family farm with 2500 sheep including mules, Herdwicks and Swaledale. The 80 beef cows where a mixture of limousines British blues and Belgium blues . Worked on a 750 milking herd in Scotland on a grass based system for 7 months


Rugby and yfc , also love my free time I like being social and going out

AvailabilityStart: 01/03/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Don't mind
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