CV reference number: 53074
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English Assistant Herdsman Aged 20 looking for work in the South West of England. I have worked on a variety of different farms mostly dairy, beef or sheep, I completed my Artificial Insemination course in February and have been Inseminating a large majority of the Dairy cattle on the farm that I am currently working on, I am computer literate and have been keeping all records up to date on dairy plan.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

NPTC Basic Stock Welfare Certificate Artificial Insemination certificate

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Quad bike

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

Dairy: Milking, Artificial insemination,night checks, record keeping, assisting difficult calvings, feeding, weighing, medical care, foot bathing, livestock movement, bedding up, assisting with TB testing, young stock work (dehorning, castrating, tagging, moving, treating), helping with foot trimming, assisting the vet Sheep experience: Lambing, ringing, foot trimming/bathing, dagging, medical care, livestock movement, feeding, bedding up, weighing Beef: Weighing, medical care, feeding, bedding up, livestock movement, foot bathing, assisting with TB testing, disbudding

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
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Where are you currently living?Devon
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

2017 - present a Farm in Yarcombe Assistant Herdsman Duties: Artificial insemination, milking, night checks, record keeping, feeding, bedding, calving, treating ill stock, young stock care (feeding, bedding, treating, castrating, dehorning, tagging), TB testing, helping the foot trimmer, helping the vet, foot bathing, moving stock 2014-2017 Farm Duties:milking, feeding, assisting with TB testing, basic farm jobs, fencing Moorland beef farm holiday work experience: feeding, bedding up, weighing, livestock movement, fencing, basic farm work 2010-2016 Moorland sheep farm, main farm worker, fencing, lambing, feeding, foot trimming, dagging, treating ill stock, moving Other experience: help with lambing most years at a local farm


Young Farmers, Exeter chiefs fan, Clay pigeon shooting

AvailabilityStart: 10/12/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?South West
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