CV reference number: 57829
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Pig Stockperson/livestock looking for work in NE Scotland

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Studying a Bsc(hons) Agricultural animal science degree I have a National progression award in Rural Science (livestock and crop production and business)along with the following qualifications gained at school. Advanced highers chemistry biology and physics. Highers: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, maths and modern studies. National Five: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, maths and modern studies German and English. I have a first aid certificate too which i got in 2019

Equipment experienceNot listed
Other equipment experience

I haven't been given the opportunity with any equipment as I have worked more with the livestock husbandry side. I would pick it up very quickly, i'd imagine if i got given the opportunity. I have been on a quad before.

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

Dairy: I help out on a 200 herd dairy, with a herringbone parlour. Main duties: vaccinating, sorting cattle, feeding calves, weighing and milking. Lambing 300: i deal with the livestock husbandry and assistant difficult lambings. I help worm and scan sheep throughout the year Calving: I do this on the beef farm. About 90 calving mix of cows and heifers. Around 250 stock on the farm. I again do animal husbandry work and daily duties Pigs: Outdoor 800 sow herd, Indoor, 120 sows. Research farm indoor. I have worked on both types of units and was focused on the farrowing side. I administered drugs, cared for all levels of pigs, daily duties, AI, weighing, selecting gilts and lots more. I have worked with goats in a pet home. I have worked at the local auction mart where i have handled stock.

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

No, fit and healthy

Other Information

I have placed in a few YF stockjudging competitions. I am very keen on learning how technology and the agri industry is progressing especially in respect to pigs. I am a keen learner and have lots of enthusiasm for livestock. I have placed at the local shows with my ponies

Marital status


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

I have regular experience on a beef farm especially at calving time. I'm always at my regular lambing placement in March. I also help to worm and scan sheep. I have worked on three pig farms (outdoor, indoor and research) I have helped out on a dairy farm too. Lots of horse experience too Experience is noted in my CV


University and ride and show my ponies. Trek leader for the university pony society. Study and keep up to date with the goings on in agriculture

AvailabilityStart: 17/04/2019, Finish: 08/09/2019
Type of jobCollege Placement
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?North east Scotland
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