CV reference number: 67345
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Shepherd from New Zealand looking for work in Scotland on sheep and beef farm. Partner also has visa

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

NCEA Level 1, NCEA Level 2, Primary ITO Level 3 Livestock Feeding

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Tractors upto 150hp. Discing, Cultivation, Rolling, Harrowing, Feeding stock in winter

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Shepherd for 5 years in New Zealand working on large farms ranging from 12500su upto 80000su. Handling large mobs of ewes and cattle in extensive high country and intensive developed country. Feed management experience. Semi intensive lambing (outside). Team of 6 working dogs. Active dog trainer

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving Licenseinternational
Personal information
NationalityNew Zealand
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems
Other Information
Marital status

Partner. Currently a Vet Nurse also has working visa

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

2013-2015: Shepherd working on extensive and intensive Merino and Hereford sheep station working under owners 2015-2016: Shepherd working on 40000ha Merino andHereford high country station working under manager 2016-2017: Shepherd working on 70000ha Perendale, Romney and Hereford sheep station. 80000su working under manager and alongside 5 other shepherds Current: Shepherd responsible for 570ha intensive rolling hill country farm in charge of 3500 ewes, 2200 hoggets and 75 heifers. Farm is one of 3 farms all operated together under General Manager.


Biking, Hunting, Exploring, Dog Trialing

AvailabilityStart: 12/03/2019, Finish: 12/03/2021
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Scotland
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