CV reference number: 68672
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Looking for temporary livestock work

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

Degree - Agriculture and environmental Science ND - Countryside Management Currently taking BASIS and FACTS foundation

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

First Aid at work Certificate, Health and safety at work, Business Administration Qualification (level 3), First Aid, Camp and holiday scheme Certificate, ATV, Full Clean Driving License, Safeguarding, DBS (CRB), Key skills - English and Mathematics, ICT level 2

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Carrying out milking and teat spraying, ensuring livestock health and welfare, maintaining the dairy, plant and equipment, to the standard outlined by the farm manager. Other tasks included feeding out and assisting with the preparing of feed, implementation of an effective weed control, assisting with farm walks to collect pasture growth information, crop establishment and fertilizer application. All of these responsibilities furthered my understanding and experience of dairy farming in a foreign environment. My role was to help muster 8000 merino ewes over 30,000 acres on horseback as well as foot, for shearing, dipping and drenching, sorted lambs for market. I also help source and purchase tupps for the new breeding season. I learned how to clip sheep the old fashion way, help research growing demand for diversification in the Southern Alps and how the station are looking to change sheep breeds to meet the growing world markets. Managing a flock of 1000 sheep indoor lambing.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEngilsh
Other languages
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Relevant health problems


Other Information

Natural Capital talks - future of farming - landscape scale farming

Marital status


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

Suffolk Farming and Wildlife Advisory Group, Farm Adviser.   Suffolk - Part Time 2018-2019 Self-employed book keeper and accounts worker for local agricultural concerns. Farm Book Keeping and Accounts, -Part time 2014-2016 Dairy Herd Assistant reporting to Farm Manager. Aspiring Cow Company, Oamaru, New Zealand. Full time 2014-2015 Seasonal volunteer reporting to Head Ringer. Dunstan Downs High County Station, Highway 8, New Zealand. Full Time 2014-2015 livestock Placement Student.  Farm, Strefford, Shropshire. Full Time 2011-2012


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AvailabilityStart: 03/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobTemporary
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?rural location UK
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