CV reference number: 66608
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Experienced herd manager looking for a new challenge

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1
Other qualifications

ai certificate national proficiency test council certificate in tractor driving , fertiliser spreading , milking and dairy hygiene , common cattle stock tasks 1 and 2

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

I am a competent and safe tractor driver with some experience of most tasks / machines involved in the running of a dairy herd . I also spent a year working on an arable farm where I carried out various driving duties

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Calving
Other livestock experience

37 years experience in the dairy industry . For the last 15 years I have been managing a 250 cow herd , TMR fed on sand cubicles and milked through a 24/24 fullwood parlour . I am a competent foot trimmer and AI qualified

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age54
Nationalityenglish
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems
Other Information
Marital status

married with three independent children and two grandchildren

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

1981-1987 herdsman, warburton Cheshire 1987-1988 arable worker, warburton Cheshire 1988 -1994 herdsman, rostherne , Cheshire 1994-2002 herdsman, ware , herts 2002-2017 herds manager, Horsham , west sussex 2017 present relief milker in cheshire

Hobbies

Narrowboat owner , circuit race marshal , kayaking and cycling

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AvailabilityStart: 01/01/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
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