CV reference number: 49266
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Female herdsperson looking for dairy work

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

I currently obtain a degree in food marketing and management and BTEC in Agriculture

Equipment experienceTractor, PA1, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

My previous experiences with equipment are: • Using forklifts to load up lorries • Spreading fertilizer using a twin disc spreader • Inspecting robotic milking systems and automatic calf feeders • Operating telehandler to feed and move bales • Assisting in silage making • General maintenance/cleanliness of the vehicle itself

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

My previous experiences with livestock include: • Qualified in AI • Monitor thermometers, gauges, and chart recorders to detect equipment malfunctions and to verify compliance with incubator temperature and ventilation standards. • Periodically inspects eggs in incubator trays to ascertain hatching progress, and orders removal of chicks. • Making sure game is kept safe from predators (birds or animals that compete with or may harm them). • Experienced in managing the day to day running of the herd Knowledge of grazing system. • Experienced in milking large herds (over 200) • Checking animals for sickness and other disorders • Carrying out farm administrations such as forms for government grants and subsides, health and safety, benchmarking, and registration of livestock onto Aphis on line system. • Have some knowledge in shearing sheep

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
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First languageEnglish
Other languagesFrench, Spanish and Portugese
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Relevant health problems

No health Problems

Other Information

• 2015 Selected for exchanged programme at Michigan State University • 2014 Awarded Moy Park Bursary • 2012 Awarded bursary for UFU Farm safety

Marital status

I have a partner who is also seeking employment in the dairy sector for further information please contact myself to forward his CV.

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

Employment History November 2018-current Farm Manager in Poultry breeders Shropshire. September 2017 – November 2018 RSPCA Assured Assessor. June 2016- September Quality Assurance Auditor (Internship)  May 2012- August 2015 Head herdsperson  June 2011-September 2017 Relief herdsperson (Part-time employment). June 2012-September 2017 Relief herdsperson (Holiday cover).


During my spare time, I like help local dairy farmers with their milking duties and other general farm work. Also, I get involved with local shooting syndicates on handling dogs and picking up game. I have currently joined BASC as I believe in preserving the environment. Lastly, I enjoy hiking around the Mourne mountains at the weekends.

AvailabilityStart: 24/08/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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