CV reference number: 48098
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I have worked with beef suckers and highland and lowland sheep . Our home farm consisted of 2500 sheep and 80 beef cattle. I did 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 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. Recently I have just finished calving 400 limousin X cattle over the last 3 months. I’m an outgoing and enthusiastic lad and am will to work long hours and weekends if need be . Looking for a full time job . Don’t hesitate to ring me 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

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

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
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 experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
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 . done a 3 month calving 400 limouisin cross cattle


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

AvailabilityStart: 23/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Don't mind
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