CV reference number: 18493
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 Fit and healthy 53 year old. looking for GFW, tractor driver / relief milking position in the South West, good with stock, machinery and maintenance, building,welding, etc.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

A I qualified

Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, HGV 2 and 3, Tracked machine, HGV 1 to 3, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Competent with tractor operations e.g. feeding with diet feeder, scraping. straw choppers, slurry spreading and silage operations. Proficient with tele-handler, grab, bucket and pallet work.

Livestock experienceCalving, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Experienced in all aspects of dairy husbandry, foot trimming, vetinary practises, drug administration, AI qualified, calf rearing, de-horning, etc.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age53
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

Height 6,2 Wieght 13 stone

Relevant health problems

although i am 53, i am fit, healthy and not afraid of hard work or long hours.

Other Information

I work well in a team and am very self motivated, i take pride in my work and do everything to my upmost ability, I'm good with all round general maintenance, plumbing and basic electrics, i can also weld and have reasonable mechanical aptitude.

Marital status

My partner is currently on maternity leave as we have a newborn daughter.

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

Being the son of a herdsman I grew up on a dairy farm, on leaving school i obtained my first position as a dairy assistant, I then went on to climb the ladder, progressing to herdsman then on to become herd manager. I have experience with old type Friesian, Jersey and Holsteins and have a keen interest in the genetics of the various breeds. Up to date with modern parlours such as Fullwood, Alpha, Wiakato and computerised Westfalia systems.

Hobbies

I enjoy fishing, watching wildlife and a big rugby fan.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/11/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?South West
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