CV reference number: 52999
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Shepherd, herdsman, general farming, I love animals and farm life, I am a good all rounder, plumbing electrical and welding, no experience with Ai, I grew up on a mixed farm, driving tractors at the age of 7, we did not use farm hands we did all the work ourselves, I worked on a dairy farm in New Zealand for 2 years, we milked 1000 every day using a rotating table, I have a passion for farm work, extensive expiernce  with sheep, lambing ,breeding, currently working 1000 ewes on a hill and fell farm, I have my PA1,  I am currently working 45 hours per week, I have a very positive attitude and a good sense of humor, looking for a friendly environment where I can settle and grow. 

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

20 years farming experience, sheep, beef, arable, fencing, lambing, calving, herd and folk health, husbandry, grass management, welding vechile maintenance and repairs, general maintenance.

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, PA1, PA2, PA3, HGV 1 to 3, Tracked machine, HGV 2 and 3, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Fencing, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Boats, motorcycles 4x4 ATV's, digger, tlb, tractors,

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

Milked 1000 cows in NZ, grew up on farm, experience in all general farm work, hard working, loyal, honest ! 5000 Marino folk in SA, Hill and fell farm experience

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
NationalityRepublic of South Africa
First languageEnglish
Other languagesAfrikaans Sotho, zulu
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Other Information
Marital status

Yes, my wife is British and we have 2 children aged 7 and 5

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

I grew up on a mixed farm, we did not use farm hands we did all the work ourselves, currently working 950 fell sheep, animal husbandry lambing fencing everything is done by myself, I worked on a dairy farm in New Zealand for 2 years, we milked 1000 every day, I am very passionate about farming, I enjoy working and maintaining health in live stock, I have foot trimming experience but no AI expiernce, lambing and calving expiernce also.


Spend time with my kids, build motorcycles, cook, rugby.

AvailabilityStart: 01/05/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?farming
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