CV reference number: 49164
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Agricultural Management Graduate looking to become part of a forwarding thinking livestock enterprise. Seeking employment in Norfolk/Suffolk. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

BSc Degree Agricultural Management - 1st Class - 2013 - 2016 BTEC Extended Diploma level 3 Agriculture 2010 - 2012 10 GCSE's including Maths, Science and English. 2005 - 2010

Equipment experienceTelehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Completed a harvest position on an Estate in Norfolk 2012. Duties included maintenance of machinery, preparing grain stores for harvest, corn carting using Fendt 818 and hired Massey tractor, rolling, grass cutting, power harrowing. Telehandler certificate obtained in 2012 whilst undertaking BTEC diploma.

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Dairy
Other livestock experience

2013 - Australia (Feb-Aug) worked on 100,000 acre wagyu cattle property for few months, maintaining fences and cattle husbandry tasks. 2012 (April)- Czech Republic. Mixed arable and pig breeding unit. Daily husbandry of pigs, log splitting and planting of young trees for surrounding area of farm to improve biodiversity. 2010 - 2012 - Assisting on college farm with all enterprises including sheep, dairy, pigs and poultry. The majority of experience was obtained through lambing, working in shift pattern with fellow students and sometimes lambing alone. 2011 - (May - Aug) Work experience placement on a 200 head dairy farm. Daily duties included milking cattle, feeding calves, help vet with routine visits and maintaining high standards of welfare. 2007- 2010 - 400 head Mules/Texel/Suffolk sheep flock at Snettisham Park. The farm is open to the public but has maintained the working side of the farm. Duties included basic husbandry tasks, lambing, being responsible for public activists and delivering technical information to the public. In recent years I have worked on the farm for a college placement and annually volunter for shearing. During this time I have mentored students to improve their skills and help achieve targets.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Relevant health problems


Other Information

Currently volunteer at well known estate in Norfolk to aid with deer husbandry tasks. The estate is also where I collected data for my dissertation research project regarding red deer calf nutrition. 2015 - part of the winning team of the annual Cereals Challenge. Many colleges and universities compete to produce the best trail crop possible. Students must give a detailed plan on how they would do this to get best crop performance in terms of yield and profit.

Marital status


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

Previous work experience includes, retail (weekends only), seasonal role as grain runner with Openfield and was a student ambassador for Easton and Otley college.


Gym few days a week. Enjoy shooting when weather permits, spending time with friends and always looking how to challenge myself.

AvailabilityStart: 30/10/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Norfolk/Suffolk
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