CV reference number: 62657
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Keen, reliable, quiet, young farmer looking to work with a small friendly team.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

Lambing course x2 Calving Course Dutch 5-step Foot-trimming course Outdoor First Aid Farm Health and Safety course Manual Handling course

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

Chainsaw, Strimmer and Brushcutter.

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Organic dairy - 252 dairy cows, general stock work - scrapping, bedding, feeding, TB testing, calving, foot trimming, and milking 300 sheep and 50 beef cattle - Assisted with lambing for 3 seasons - setting up, lambing, caring for orphan lambs Assisted with feeding, shearing, vaccinating, worming, and scanning sheep Working with sheep dog Helped rear calves, TB testing, feeding, bedding, etc General farm work as a student with pigs, sheep, cattle, and poultry One day a week work experience with Speckle Park and Longhorn beef cattle, showing them at agricultural shows - Sherborne, Dorchester, Gillingham, Frome, Bath and West. Assisted with feeding and care of cattle

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving Licenseprovisional
Personal information
SexMale
Age17
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft 4in

Relevant health problems

Nil

Other Information
Marital status

No

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

General Farmworker June 2018 - Present Organic dairy and grassland - 252 dairy cows General stock work - scrapping, bedding, topping, feeding, TB testing, calving, foot trimming, and milking Fence mending, hedge-laying, and other estate and building maintenance Tractor and tele-handler driving.  General Farmworker Jan 2017 - Present 300 sheep and 50 beef cattle Tractor work - harrowing, rolling, topping, yard scraping, bale collection Fence mending and hedge-laying Assisted with lambing for 3 seasons - setting up, lambing, caring for orphan lambs Assisted with feeding, shearing, vaccinating, worming, and scanning sheep Working with sheepdog Helped rear calves, TB testing, feeding, bedding, etc Dorset Countryside Rangers - ranger (volunteer) Dec 2017 - Present Mending fences, styles, gates, steps, and bridges Clearing heathland using brush-cutter and chainsaw Clearing footpaths and other Rights of Way  - General worker (voluntary student) Sept 2016 - April 2017 Studied for level 1 land-based operations Cleaned out pens General farm work with pigs, sheep, cattle, and poultry.  One day a week work experience April 2014 - April 2016 Showing Speckle Park and Longhorn beef cattle at agricultural shows Undertook grounds maintenance Assisted with feeding and care of cattle

Hobbies

Indoor Climbing at Oxley Sports centre, The Project, and Summit Centre. Rebuilding Little Grey Fergie.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/08/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Sherborne, Dorchester, Yeovil area
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