CV reference number: 69247
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Enthusiastic worker aged 26 looking for farming or related jobs within a short drive of Roslin, Midlothian.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

BA Honours degree in English from Edinburgh Napier University Certificate in Dairy Production and Management from Pennsylvania State University  

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Very minimal experience on above machinery but willing to be trained, eager and fast learner.

Livestock experienceDairy, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Experience over the past year in assisting with the care of herds around 230 head. Milking, bedding, feeding, hosing, and calving. Bottle feeding, tagging of calves.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
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SexMale
Age26
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Height - 5'11, Weight - 11 Stone 10. Generally fit and well. Good level of physical fitness, regular exercise.

Relevant health problems

None applicable

Other Information
Marital status

Fiance

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

Have been working and gaining experience for the past year at my local dairy farm (Langhill), and on my father-in-laws dairy farm in Northern Ireland. Have assisted with milking, feeding, bedding, calving and checks. Have not come from a farming background so not yet qualified but very enthusiastic to gain experience and a quick learner. Particularly suited to calf-rearing roles both dairy and beef.

Hobbies

I often spend my weekends volunteering at my local farm, assisting with the care of herds of around 230 cattle and have hands-on experience milking, feeding, bedding, and calving as well. Most of all I'm very enthusiastic about calf rearing and am always keen to expand my knowledge/gain experience in all aspects of farm work. In my free time I also enjoy creative writing, reading, and outdoor pursuits such as hiking and cycling.    

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 10/04/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Edinburgh and Midlothian
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