CV reference number: 49140
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I am currently working as a cow man on a 150 commercial herd in Shropshire but would like to move closer to my family.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNCA
Other qualifications

Over 30 years on hands experience as a herdsman and stockman. Certificate in AI Foot trimming Tele handler certificate

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

I can use a feeder wagon, straw chopper, can do parlour maintanence, etc.

Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Herdsman of 30 years on both commercial and pedigree herds, can do all herd tasks, AI, foot trimming, herd health, calvings. On my previous farm the employer would leave me to run the farm when he went away, which I beleive shows how capable I am.

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

5ft 8 average weight

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I have only ever been employed on 2 farms which shows I show commitment towards any job I have.

Marital status

My wife is a also a competent stockperson and calf rearer

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

Started farming at 16 stayed with that farmer for 18 years working up to become a herdsman, left after being made redundant in 2003 and moved to a Jersey herd where I stayed for 12 years doing all the tasks of a herdsman and stockman


Farming doesn't leave much spare time but i like watching motor racing and football

AvailabilityStart: 31/03/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Where the job seems right
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