CV reference number: 76321
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Hard working,honesty,reliable. Experienced in cattle, pigs & tractor work. Looking in Devon for work

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

YTS training scheme

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

Hedge trimming, fertiliser spreading,,mixer wagon, straw chopper, ploughing, drilling,

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

20 years experience with pigs on a farrowing unit and a fattener unit of 3000 pigs. Weighing, feeding administering medication and identifying illness etc. 12 years experience with beef cattle. Feeding, bedding, weighing etc

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age51
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

I have been gamekeeping all my life doing this in my spare time and in the last 10 years it’s been part of my job.

Marital status

I’ve been married for 27 years with 3 children with just one still living at home. I have 2 grandchildren

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

1984-1988 YTS apprenticeship looked after 1000 fattener pigs and 200 sheep. Arable duties ploughing, drilling, spraying 1988-1999 looked after 300 breeder sows and weaners also tractor work of drilling, muck spreading, spraying and baling. 1999-2001 trainee brewery technician duties were installation of beer lines, wine cabinets, coolers and equipment to pubs/restaurants in the south west. 2001-2003 Underkeeper for a shoot releasing 15000 pheasants. Duties included feeding, running a beaters line, build and repair pens, vermin control. 2003-2010 manager of a 3000 fattener pig unit. Duties computerised liquid feed system, ordering food, feeding, all husbandry work. I had an assistant to help.2011-to date job role is split 50/50 with farm work and gamekeeping. Farm side duties are varied include helping with 900 beef herd, muck spreading, silaging, hedge trimming and feeding. Gamekeeping includes solely sowing cover crops, pen building, vermin control, looking after 5000 pheasants, planning shoot days and organising beaters.

Hobbies

Gamekeeping is a big passion of mine, I also enjoy Shooting, country sports, football

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/01/2020, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Crediton area
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