CV reference number: 51959
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I have 35 years of cattle and sheep experience. I have good hill dog's and am an experienced shearer

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Certifices for welding and equipment, ploughing, spraying, livestock handling, forklift ticket. I also have a slaughtermans licence and equipment.

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

I have my own quad and I am able to work with and fix multiple different farm equipment.

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

I assisted a family on dairy herd as a young person. Travelled UK, New Zealand, and other countries shearing sheep. In Shetland I ran succesfull farm business with both 1000 sheep and some cattle I can calf cows and birth sheep. Work sheep with my own trained dogs.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving Licensenolicence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesnon
Pen picture

Height 6ft 2 weigh approx 15 stone

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I am currently awaiting return of my driving licens. Due to head injury in January 2017 I was unable to apply or hold license for 6 month.

Marital status


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

I initially started dairy farming at 15 for father. Since then I have travelled world shearing also competing in shearing competitions. I ran my farm business in Shetland for 20 years. I have worked in several farms in borders and Northumberland since coming to mainland.


train and exercise my dogs.

AvailabilityStart: 13/06/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Scotland or Northern England
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