CV reference number: 76899
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Female, 18 looking for farm work mainly livestock work in the East of England. I have been passionate for livestock from a young age and have experience with beef, pigs and some dairy. I am willing to work independently and as part of a team. I am keen to try new things and understand different methods/systems.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

Level 3 extended technical diploma in agriculture at grade distinction this included modules such as pig and beef production, business management and forage crop production Telehandler certificate Level 2 safe and responsible use of veterinary medicine covering cattle,sheep and pigs Level 2 Transport of animals by road short journeys covering cattle sheep and pigs PA1

Equipment experienceTractor, PA1, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Experience operating Massey and new Holland tractors. Jcb telehandler experience. Muck spreading, Hedge cutting, topping, straw blower, hay/silage making, rolling, mucking out, loading and stacking straw/hay.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Farm worker on an organic beef herd since 2018 with 70 Simmental and Herford cross cows. Within this I have various tasks including feeding, tagging, castrating, TB testing, PD testing, injecting and calving including night checks. I have also covered for the farm manager when on annual leave. Dairy experience gained from a school and college placements on a 200 cow herd with a robotic system and a 80 cow herd of pedigree Guernseys. Jobs included calf rearing, de horning and some milking. On the family's mixed farm I have experience helping on the 2,200 indoor rearing unit including scraping up, sorting and loading.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexFemale
Age18
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Relevant health problems

none

Other Information

I was part of the college stock judging and showing teams for cattle sheep and pigs. At Suffolk's young farmers stock judging competition I achieved 2nd place.

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

I have been brought up as a farmers daughter mainly helping out with pig duties. My schools work placement was on a Guernsey herd which confirmed my decision on agricultural college. The first year at college, one day a week I helped on a robotic dairy herd, mainly helping with calf rearing. In 2018 I started working two days a week on an organic beef herd along side my studies at college and full time out of term time. After college I went full time on the beef cattle in addition to over harvest 2019 working as a telehandler operator for a straw merchants in the evenings and over the weekends.

Hobbies

Play and coach hockey weekly. I am a member of my local young farmers club and have held the position of sports secretary.

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AvailabilityStart: 01/12/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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