CV reference number: 59303
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General farm worker 25, from mid wales and experienced in beef and arable farming but my main job has been a shepherd. I am looking for a job with accommodation. Willing to work alone or with others. Extremely flexible with hours and very reliable. Experienced fencer and lamber/Calver. Own working dog.

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

5 GCSE's NVQ levels 1 and 2

Equipment experienceTractor, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Fencing, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

tractors ranging from 70hp to 360hp. ploughs, flat lifts, power harrows, rolling, muck/slurry spreader, mixer wagon, straw chopper, topper, telehandler, front end loaders, micro digger to 13tonne machine, dumpers, ATV's, mules, 4x4's. Yard work

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

shepherd 9 years experience with 1300 ewe flock and 25,000 store lambs powys and shropshire. lambing and all jobs required for sheep. herdsman to 1500 store cattle and 50 suckler cattle. calving and rearing. management

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
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SexMale
Age24
NationalityWelsh
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft1, 15stone, stocky/athletic build, fit, strong, non smoker. social drinker

Relevant health problems

none

Other Information

I am a passionate farmer who takes great pride in his work. Long hours are not a problem for me as I just love doing what I’m doing. Hoping to find myself a long lasting job and introduce my son into farming and hope he falls in love with it just as I have. Trustworthy and reliable are just a couple of my traits.

Marital status

Partner with an 11 month old son

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

2007-2009 Started off working for a farmer working with 600 ewes and 25 sucklers whilst attending college one day a week where I graduated with an NVQ levels 1 and 2. 2009-2010 worked on a large mixed family run farm, 25,000 store lambs and 1500 store cattle and 4000+ acres of arable and grassland where my skills really started to grow. 2011-2019 manager shepherd on a 1300 breeding ewe and 30 suckler catltle Farm. Also a seasonal game rearer of 20,000-40,000 pheasant chicks. This is where I found myself in agriculture and sustained many of my skills and realised the type of farmer I wanted to be. Finishing pig unit of 2,000-3,000 piglets a year. Worked an average of 60 hours a week all year round and reaching 120 hours a week during lambing time.

Hobbies

play rugby, occasional trip to the cinema and pub, darts, pool

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 20/04/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?south and south east
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