CV reference number: 48117
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Experienced assistant herdsperson

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

Level 2 merit in agriculture

Equipment experiencePloughing, Fencing, Tractor
Other equipment experience

I've have scrapped up, lime spreader cubicles, chain harrowed, ploughed, slurry tanked and feeding of dry cows. All types of fencing I have done on old ground of mine and learnt it all at college.I have experience in driving telehandlers but do not hold a ticket.

Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Lambing, Sheep, Goat, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

I've been a assistant herdspersons since I was 16 and I have learnt alot since then and still love the job I do and I'm always looking to impress people with how my cattle and calves are treated and always enjoy improving health and day to day routines with livestock, I milk on my own currently with a 10/10 herringbone parlour, rear all the calves to a high standard. I calves cows when necessary and not afraid to get my hands dirty whilst doing so. I bed up calves,feed, ear tag, dehorn and castrate with a rubber band. I have experience with medication and administration of it with cows and calves. Experience with drying off cattle, mastitis detection and control to a high standard, which is the same to the cleanliness of the parlour. I also have experience with various paper work that comes with farming and on a previous dairy they had it all on the computer, one of which was connected to the parlour.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Please get in contact with me if you would like a full CV of all my experiences and qualifications, previous employment and references.

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

Since I was 16 years old I have worked on a dairy farm with the job role of a assistant herdspersons, I thoroughly enjoy working with dairy cattle and have learnt from the best people in my opinion, I am very keen to learn more also.


Outside of work I like to spend time with my family of 6 nieces and nephews and spend time with my horse and two dogs

AvailabilityStart: 19/10/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Dorset
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