CV reference number: 68850
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Arable machinery operator and livestock worker aged 23 looking to further career and experience 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

Chainsaw maintenance and cross-cutting, PA 4S, PA 6, PA6S. Livestock qualifications- Transport of animals (cattle and sheep) by road (level 2 – short journeys), level 2 safe use of veterinary medicines, level 2 basic stockmanship and welfare ATV- level 2 in all-terrain vehicle handling Telehandler qualification

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, PA1, PA2, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Hedge cutting, Cultivations, Topping, mowing (all silage/hay making equipment), muck spreaders, power harrow and variable rate fertiliser spreader.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Herdsman for 4+ years at pedigree Holstein of 200 cows- relief milking, calving cows - after care (tagging, dehorning, identifying mastitis etc.) This also included grassland maintenance. Stockman for 5+ years solely responsible for 80 store cattle on arable estate, 300 tack sheep on grazing water meadows- this involved general animal husbandry, grazing management and identifying illnesses and other concerns. Also managed various flocks during shepherds holidays/illnesses, night lambing over 2000 ewes, identifying and treating sick sheep.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age23
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5FT 11" 13.5 stone

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

I've held a clean driving licence for almost 7 years. I enjoy doing maintenance and workshop tasks, have previously designed/ made a dog box for the back of a pick-up. I have a good sense of humour and work well as a team or individually

Marital status

Partner

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

2017- to date - Self-employed- working with partner managing 300 acres of 200 breeding ewes, 40 horses, arable and forestry, due to farm owner illness. Also during self-employment have worked on various harvests, lambing and fencing jobs. 2013-2017 - Tractor operator/farm worker on 2500 acre estate - using various machinery (including combining, cultivations and hedge cutting). Also included solely looking after 80 store cattle and 300 tack sheep during winter months. 2009-2013 - Relief milker and farm worker - 200 pedigree holstein friesians - milking, calving, general animal husbandry and grassland maintenance.

Hobbies

Football for local clubs Shooting vermin/clays/game

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AvailabilityStart: 31/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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