CV reference number: 75607
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Farm worker(beef/sheep/dairy experience)looking for job in South England. Keen to learn new skills.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Countryside Management – D*, D*, D*

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

Trailer license Quad driving proficiency test (Plumpton) Tractor driving proficiency test (Plumpton) CITY & GUILDS (NPTC) LEVEL 2 in Chainsaw maintenance & cross cutting (CS30) and Small tree felling (CS31) – Pass

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Responsible for the 300+ sheep (Herdwick & Mule)/100+ Dexter & Aberdeen Angus X beef animals required for conservation grazing on more than 11 nature reserves scattered throughout Wiltshire. Main duties include: Daily livestock care including feeding & bedding up with tractor/front loader Daily field checks including fencing Routine young stock tasks including ear tagging, disbudding & castrating Assisting with vet visits and TB testing Treatment of livestock, including injections, spray, worming, spot-on, foot trimming (sheep) and eye treatments Lambing & calving

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexFemale
Age20
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
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Marital status
Where are you currently living?Sussex/Wiltshire
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

May 2018 – Present – Farm Worker for Wiltshire Wildlife Trust I was taken on full time after 8 months as Trainee to work directly under the Farm Manager (South) responsible for the 300+ sheep (Herdwick & Mule)/100+ Dexter & Aberdeen Angus X beef animals required for conservation grazing on more than 11 nature reserves scattered throughout Wiltshire. Main duties include: Daily livestock care including feeding & bedding up with tractor/front loader Daily field checks including fencing Routine young stock tasks including ear tagging, disbudding & castrating Assisting with vet visits and TB testing Treatment of livestock, including injections, spray, worming, spot-on, foot trimming (sheep) and eye treatments Lambing & calving Animal movements with trailer between reserves and to market Use of Prattley & mobile cattle pen Grassland management with tractor/topper Dealing with the local suppliers and contractors Maintaining records including field movements & Medicine Book June 2016-May 2018 – Relief General Dairy Farm Worker for an Estate (Berks), (West Sussex) (Organic) (Kent) Working during holidays and weekends whilst studying, my main duties included: Assisted Milking (2 in parlour) Calf rearing Animal handling/movements Whole herd TB testing

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AvailabilityStart: 14/11/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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