CV reference number: 48776
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I am 20 year old Pig Farmer/ Stockman and have been working with pigs for under a year now. My roles as a Stockman includes mucking out using a tele handler, muck carting, jabbing pigs, repairing feed lines and insuring pigs are healthy etc. We also cart straw during the harvest using a arctic trailer. I completed three years at Sparsholt College undertaking a diploma in countryside management. We learnt modules at Sparsholt that include fencing, habitat management, firearms safety and shoot day management. Whilst at college I worked on a small children’s farm and did some volunteer work with a local game keeper. During my time working with these roles I completed tasks such as tractor driving, deer fencing, ground maintenance, rearing, small bit of livestock management, trapping and driving RTVs. During my summer away from college I was working on rearing fields in Scotland, completing tasks such as feeding, cleaning of drinkers and feeders, fencing and general ground maintenance. I am competent with driving tractors with trailers, tele handlers, quad bikes, RTVs and have certificates in pest control including rodent and insect control. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

Level 2 Diploma in countryside management Level 3 diploma in countryside management Full UK DRIVING LICENSE Shotgun certificate Rodenticides and insecticides certificate. DBS certificate

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

I am confident driving tractors and often drive them when muck carting and using artic trailers to cart straw. I am also confident using the JCB tele handlers and have undertaken quad bike lessons at Sparsholt and have used them whilst working with gamekeepers as well using RTVs in my previous roles.

Livestock experiencePig, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

I currently work on a Pig Farm finishing unit and have a good knoweledge of working with pigs. I am capable of admistrating medication to pigs when necessary. I have kept poultry and wildfowl all my life and have a good knowledge of both chicken and ducks. Whilst working on a rearing farm I helped out with a small bit of calving when needed.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age20
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture

5'11

Relevant health problems
Other Information
Marital status

Partner

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

I am currently working on a Pig Farm, looking after 4,000 pigs on a daily basis, previous to this I was a Pest controller a lot of duties involved deer fencing and squirrel control. My role whilst at college was doing grounds maintenance at a small family farm duties included tractor driving, fencing and mowing etc. I have also worked with gamekeepers throughout my teenage life assisting in any jobs that needed to be done.

Hobbies

Pest control, photographyI and I have two working dogs

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AvailabilityStart: 04/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?BERKS/HAMPSHIRE/
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