CV reference number: 60679
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A conscientious and experienced farmer with extensive knowledge of cattle, sheep and tractor driving as well as all aspects of farming. Currently seeking a change in lifestyle and to gain new skills and experiences.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Agricultural college

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience


Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Shepherd ( current ) 570 Blackface Ewes Cattleman ( current ) 95 Cows - mixed herd and Galloways In New Zealand 500 Dairy cows, 200 Beef cows, 500 Dairy calves and 2600 Ewes ( all on the one farm ) Lambing, Calving, medicating stock, clipping.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5'9 15 stone

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I have many years of working with sheep and cattle.I have been employed as a shepherd and a cattleman for many employers as well as my fathers farm and have been a farm manager for the past 7 years. I worked in New Zealand 3 years with sheep, cows and Tractorwork. I had my own contracting business for several years.

Marital status

I am single but have a long term companion ( is able to help with Lambing, Calving and general farm work )

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

Farm Manager  • Responsible for 95 cows and 570 sheep • Have successfully reduced the running costs of the farm with good results • Achieved top prices at both calf and sheep sales Lime Spreader and Lorry Driver – SVT Transport, South Island, New Zealand • Spreading lime and fertiliser • Transporting lime and livestock Farmer – Glenlivet, Scotland • Worked closely with the farm owner with cattle and sheep • Baling and wrapping silage • Bagged and delivered coal Cattleman – Aberdeenshire, Scotland • Responsible for dairy cows and Simmental bulls • Bull beef • General day to day running of the farm Shepherd • Responsible for 1100 ewes • Gathering • Lambing • Dosing and marking when required Contracto • Plowing • Baling and wrapping • Lime spreading • Fertiliser spreading • Cultivating


Like to cycle and play the fiddle. Fan of Ross County football club.

AvailabilityStart: 31/05/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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