CV reference number: 48871
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Experienced stockman looking for a mew adventure and challenge. 33 years old worked in agriculture the last 16 years.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1, NVQ Level 1,2, NVQ Level 1,2,3, Btec, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

11 gcse Npqrs telehandler Lantra chain saw tickets Level 2 food hygiene Doorman licence First aider

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

Tractors upto 250hp. Mainly new hollands. Lotw of road caring experience and all related livestock jobs. Also done minor arable work, muck spreading etc. Also competent in plant machinery excervators, shovels and dumpers.

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

Started work on a dairy goat farm at 14 until 18. 18 i moved to suffolk to work for BQP on an 11 outdoor sow unit. And also a 300 sow organic unit farrowing to finishing. After this i worked on a few little 100acre family farms and eventually ended up on a farm in Portsmouth. That had a farm shop, butchery and produced all the meat from the farm pork, beef and lamb. They also had 300 acres of arable and contracted for other farmers. Very confident with livestock and really enjoy working with pedigree and rare breeds. And big commercial flocks.

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

I'm 5.6" average build.

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I have 5 dogs which I work for rabbiting, ratting and bushing. I also keep birds which I breed and show. I am very countryside orientated and partake in alot of countryside sports.

Marital status

I dont have any family.

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

I've worked on farms for roughly the last 15 years. I started on a dairy goat farm in Essex. At 18 I moved to an outdoor pig unit in Suffolk and worked on all areas of including an organic breeder/finisher unit. I've also worked on a 12.000 bird free range poultry unit, and been a shearing handler for an alpaca , llamas and sheep contractor. For the last 6 years I was based in Hampshire working on a family farm and farm shop. the farm had 50 suckler cows. 210 breeding ewes plus replacements. 200 fattening pigs. plus all grassland and arable work. I really enjoy livestock work especially lambing and sheep managment. I have done alot of corn carting and bale carting and basic tractor work as well as fencing.


I do a lot of hunting, rabbiting and shooting.

AvailabilityStart: 01/10/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?south west
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