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Scottish Stockman/Tractorman aged 25 looking for work anywhere in Scotland, England and Wales. Very willing to learn any new core skills.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNCA
Other qualifications

NC Agriculture

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

In my current and past employment, tractor jobs have mainly involved loader work, but I have done field operations such as power harrowing, discing and harrowing. At silage time in my current employment, we bale all the silage in 1 cut, usually making over 2,000 bales per season. My job during silage is mainly stacking, but sometimes I also operate the bale wrapper.

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

As a cattleman in my current employment, I have 4 years and 3 months experience of working with a herd of 260 beef cattle. Breeds are Blue-Gray and Simmental/Limousin crosses. Jobs entail calving, calf rearing, horn debudding and general husbandry. As a shepherd in my current employment, I have been working with a hill flock of 3,000 Scottish Blackface, Swaledale and Cheviot ewes. I am experienced in lambing, lamb rearing, shearing, condition scoring, hoof trimming and general husbandry. Most of my shepherding experience comes from working with hill flocks, therefore I have participated in many hill gatherings.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
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SexMale
Age25
NationalityScottish
First languageEnglish
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Marital status

Single

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

I have been working in agriculture since the age of 17. I am currently employed as a tractorman/stockman  in Argyll, which I have done for 4 years and 3 months. I have also worked as a General Farm Worker near Crianlarich, Stirling and as a voluntary farm worker. I hold the NC Certicficate in Agriculture which I studied for at SRUC Oatridge Campus

Hobbies

Table Tennis, Cinema, Skiing, History

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AvailabilityStart: 17/04/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere in UK Mainland
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