CV reference number: 75676
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British man aged 26 from gamekeeping background, experienced with machinery, livestock and farm work.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

BTEC National Diploma in Game and Wildlife Management from Sparsholt College, 2011 NPTC Chainsaw CS31 Felling Up to 380mm, 2019 NPTC Chainsaw CS30 Cross Cut and Maintenance, 2019 Category BE Licence (trailers), 2017 Lantra Award in Principles of Off-Road Driving, 2017 First Aid at Work, 2017 Firearms Certificate from Hampshire Constabulary, 2014 Deer Stalking Certificate Level 1, 2011 Full UK Driving Licence, 2011 Fox Control by Snaring, 2011 NPTC Level 2 Award in ATV Handling, 2011 Deer Stalking Risks and Liabilities, 2011 Shotgun Certificate from Hampshire Constabulary, 2011 NPTC Level 2 Certificate of Competence in Brush Cutting Operations, 2010

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, Tracked machine, Fencing
Other equipment experience

New Holland tractor: rotavating, topping, tining, harrowing, towing Chainsaws, ride-on mowers, strimmers/brushcutters, other assorted power tools

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Goat, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

Currently working on a 100-acre organic farm with a herd of 20 Devon Ruby Reds; have helped with feeding, ear tagging, TB testing, calving, herding, movements, paperwork, breeding and selling at auction. Also a small flock of Poll Dorset and Suffolk sheep; have helped with feeding, foot trimming, ear tagging, shearing, movements and paperwork. Previously I mostly had smallholding type experience of a variety of livestock: meat chickens, laying chickens, turkeys, guinea fowl, rabbits, ducks, pigs, alpacas, dairy and meat goats, and working horses. I have experience in lambing, incubating and rearing poultry, milking goats, shearing sheep, and day-to-day care such as feeding, cleaning and health monitoring. I have significant experience of rearing and caring for game birds through the whole process of egg collecting, incubating, hatching, rearing and releasing, including cleaning, feeding, medicating and monitoring the birds. On one game farm I worked with up to 15,000 duck, 25,000 partridge and 75,000 pheasants.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
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Where are you currently living?Dorset
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Been doing practical work outdoors for a decade, originally in a gamekeeping capacity, but recently I have moved over to more general farm work.


Shooting, kayaking, fishing, photography, gardening, beekeeping.

AvailabilityStart: 01/10/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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