CV reference number: 77015
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Enthusiastic and experienced worker looking for a progressive career in the beef/sheep/arable sector.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2,3
Other qualifications

Level 4 diploma in farm management, 11 GCSEs A-Cs

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, PA1, PA2, PA3, Telehandler/fork lift, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

9 years experience operating of various tractors including loader tractors upto 400hp including experience driving a Fendt 943mt crawler. 2 seasons operating a Claas 640 Lexion combine. 1 season in New Zealand ploughing/ baling/ loader tractor work. Moving tracked machinery with tractor and low loader. A range of work involving mounted machinery including mowing, topping, hedge cutting. Vast experience operating a range of forklifts/bobcats and quad bikes. Drilling experience with a 12 metre Einbock establishing new grass leys.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

1 year relief milking on 220 cow dairy unit at Moulton college whilst studying. Responsibilities included morning milking, calving and drying off. 1 year on a 100 cow suckler herd and 300 head outdoor lambing flock. Responsibilities included general animal husbandry, calving, lambing, vaccinations, vet/med treatments, tagging, weighing and drafting lambs and grassland management. 1 year assistant herdsman 550 cow dairy unit Daventry running a NZ style system. Responsibilities included milking, calving, drying off, AI, heat detection, general animal husbandry, grassland management and electric fencing. 2 years on a 500 cow organic dairy unit as farm foreman. Responsibilities included young stock management, feeding of milking herd, dry cows etc. calving and night check, grassland and water management. 1 year self employed work covering 4 farms, a 2,500 head beef unit, a 50 cow suckler herd, a 110 cow suckler herd/ 300 sheep and a 150 cow suckler herd / 1000 sheep. Responsibilities included general animal husbandry, vaccinations, vet/med treatments, calf rearing, lambing and fencing. 2 years as young stock manager on a 350 cow organic dairy unit and arable operations manager on 600 acres. Work includes all calf rearing and young stock work, grassland management and fencing.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age25
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems
Other Information

I have reared 25 of my own Aberdeen Angus Cross calves and jointly managed a 385 acre organic arable and dairy heifer rearing unit.

Marital status

Partner

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

1 year relief milking on 220 cow dairy unit at Moulton college whilst studying. Responsibilities included morning milking, calving and drying off. 1 year on a 100 cow suckler herd and 300 head outdoor lambing flock. Responsibilities included general animal husbandry, calving, lambing, vaccinations, vet/med treatments, tagging, weighing and drafting lambs and grassland management. 1 year assistant herdsman 550 cow dairy unit Daventry running a NZ style system. Responsibilities included milking, calving, drying off, AI, heat detection, general animal husbandry, grassland management and electric fencing. 2 years on a 500 cow organic dairy unit as farm foreman. Responsibilities included young stock management, feeding of milking herd, dry cows etc. calving and night check, grassland and water management. 1 year self employed work covering 4 farms, a 2,500 head beef unit, a 50 cow suckler herd, a 110 cow suckler herd/ 300 sheep and a 150 cow suckler herd / 1000 sheep. Responsibilities included general animal husbandry, vaccinations, vet/med treatments, calf rearing, lambing, fencing ,1 season comdine driving, ploughing and secondary cultivations, straw carting. 5 months working for a large scale contracting bussiness in the Wairarapa, New Zealand. Responsibilities included a variety of work including baling,Raking, tedding, bale carting, ploughing, secondary cultivations. The landscape was varied from steep hills to flat land. 2 years as young stock manager on a 350 cow organic dairy unit and arable operations manager on 600 acres. Work includes all calf rearing and young stock work, grassland management, fencing, arable land management including all primary and secondary cultivations and management of OHLS areas.

Hobbies

Rugby - Playing/Watching Tough Mudders Playing Cricket

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AvailabilityStart: 29/02/2020, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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