CV reference number: 60346
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Scottish livestock worker looking for work in central Scotland, Fife or borders.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

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Equipment experienceFencing, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Feeder trailers, Motorbikes, stock crate.

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep
Other livestock experience

Worked large sheep and cropping farm with over 4,000 sheep. Also a sheep farm with over 10,000 sheep, cattle and cropping.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international
Personal information
SexMale
Age26
NationalityScottish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5ft7 - 87kg

Relevant health problems

n/a

Other Information
Marital status

parted who does not live with me

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

I arrived in Australia and immeadiately secured a job on a large sheep and cropping farm with over 4,000 sheep. I then later moved to a sheep farm with over 10,000 sheep, cattle and cropping. Although my experience was limited I was given a chance and I worked extremely hard to become a vital memeber of the teams and was trusted to work alone after a short period. I was able to greatly improve my skills while in Australia and I can now become a competant memeber of a team in Scotland. While in Australia I was entrusted with the following jobs. - Dragging sheep for crutching/sheering, working in the sheering shed rousing, wool classing and wool bailing. -Vacinating ewes, lambs and wethers. -Marked, tailed and muelsed over 2000 lambs during busy lambing season. - Drafting sheep/lambs for markets and loading or unloading trucks - collecting and dropping off sheep to market using pick up and trailer. - Mustering sheep using pick up, bikes and dogs, moving flocks of over 1000 sheep accross main roads and to other fields/ to yards for drafting. - Tractor work, using front end loader to stack hay and feed hay to sheep, using feeding trailer to feed grain out. -Lamb feedlot, entrusted to ensure lambs were fed correct amounts of grain/hay depending on length of time in feedlot to ensure good growth for markets. - General farm maintenance, including fencing, fixing kennels roofs and serviceing vehicles and repairing parts on picks up/ large sheep truck. Over my time in Australia I was able to learn so many new skills and I am excited to apply these skills to achieve my goals back here in Scotland.

Hobbies

Keen rugby player and interested in 4x4.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 19/02/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?central scotland/ borders
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