CV reference number: 72016
CV Headline

Currently a Production Supervisor responsible for 200 bulls, Looking for a position  in West Yorkshire. self motivated and hard working with an good ability to learn new things and bring new ideas to an operation. My goal is to make a move into the dairy industry and further my knowledge to eventually become a Herd manager being involved in the breeding decision making . i am used to working in a fast paced and results driven environment doing this successfully while maintaining high levels ao animal welfare, bio security and Health and Safety.    

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2
Other qualifications

NVQ 2 mixed farming

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

Hold telescopic loader ticket with experience in bot agriculture and construction industry's. land experience includes ploughing, power harrowing , muck spreading, mowing

Livestock experienceDairy, Calving
Other livestock experience

Production Supervisor for Genus ABS responsible for the care of 200 AI bulls and leading a team of 8 stock people. 2 years working in current roll plus 5 years working as stock person. IT literate, record keeping experience. administering meds. problem solving lameness but not routine trimming. Apprentice trained on a dairy unit.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5.9 - 80kg

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I'm a positive and driven person with a passion for cows. i am always looking for new ways to improve and learn

Marital status
Where are you currently living?North Yorkshire
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

November 2016 Present Production Supervisor Genus ABS Whenby Lodge Overseeing all day to day operations leading a team of 8 livestock operatives providing highest levels of care to 200+ high value bulls. Focused on increasing production on globally exported semen. Delivering presentations and chairing team meetings. Delivering tours and presentations to the industry. Responsible for the sites H&S, ordering all consumables. August 15 - November 2016 Team Leader Genus ABS Ruthin Freezing Unit Lead a team of 6 Livestock operatives to provide highest level of care to 75 high value AI bulls. Prepare and Present bulls for daily shows on site. Maximize semen production. Ensure Health and Safety procedures are correctly followed. Worked towards improving H&S to industry leading standards. Involvement in designing new facilities aimed at improving H&S and animal welfare September 2011 August 2015 Stockperson Genus ABS Whenby Lodge Daily care of 300+ bulls for the AI industry. Safe handling of bulls, administering medicines. Operating machinery, land work with tractors. Machinery and site maintenance 2009-September 2011 General builder Leafield Specialised Construction Driving 360◦ 3 tonne digger, dumper, telescopic handler. Manual brick layers labourer, roofing, concreting, drainage, dry stone walling. Sept 2008- may 2009 Stockperson Haighs Meltham Feeding using Keenan and loader. Bedding and mucking out of milking herd, dry cows and heifers. Dry stone walling, tractor driving. Tractor maintenance. September 2008 May 2009 Landscape gardener Villa Landscapes & Construction Hard and soft landscaping. Fencing, turfing, flagging, garden walling, decking, block paving, concreting. 2006 September 2008 Builders labourer Ronan Developments Mixing cement, dressing & coursing stone, loading materials. August 2005 March 2006 Garden maintenance Greengrass Gardening Service Weeding, grass & hedge cutting, strimming, fencing. Apprentice in Mixed farming. 1999-March 2003 Kershaws Bradley Villa Farm/ Tib Netherend Farm Feeding; young stock, dry cows, milking herd and hens. Tractor driving; power harrowing, muckspreading, carting, rolling draizing, scraping out, Milk packing & processing, bottle washing. September 1999 March 2003


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AvailabilityStart: 11/11/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionYorkshire
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