CV reference number: 62649
CV Headline

Keen and enthusiastic assistant herdsman, aged 26. Currently working on a large autumn calving farm in Oxfordshire. Looking to take the next step in my dairying career

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

BA Hons Sport, Leisure and Culture (2014) Leeds Metropolitan University DIY AI

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Telehandler qualification gained July 2018 Basic tractor experience

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef
Other livestock experience

Herdsman on a Hill Farm 600 autumn calving cows plus young stock 60 point rotary parlour Part of team of two people responsible for all aspects of calf rearing from birth to calving Assistant herdsman in Launceston, Cornwall. 350 spring calving cows in 24/48 herringbone parlour. Calf rearing, Heat detection, Administration of medication, Record keeping

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age26
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6"4 90kg

Relevant health problems

N/A

Other Information
Marital status

Wife and two children aged 4 and 2

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

I have three years dairy experience, currently working on a large autumn calving unit in oxford where my daily duties include milking, calf reading and general farm work. I also have worked on a spring calving farm in Cornwall from November 2016 to July 2018. I was introduced to the industry by my brother in law after taking a keen interest in his work, he offered me an opportunity to work for him and I haven't looked back since, it has been the best decision I have made for myself and my family. I am keen to learn more and develop my farming career.

Hobbies

I enjoy going to the gym and spending time with my family

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AvailabilityStart: 01/01/2020, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionNorth East
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