Dairy Farm Worker
|Name||Ryan Jay S Leon|
|Location||Walton, New Zealand|
|Can read and write English||Yes|
I am wanting to gain employment on a progressive dairy farm that will extend my current skills and help me achieve my career goal of working in the agriculture industry. My experience includes operating farm machinery and equipment such as tractors, motorbikes, and quad bikes. I am familiar with irrigation systems and providing general maintenance to keep them and the equipment working properly. I have extensive knowledge of seeds and fertilizers in addition to knowing when to plant the di erent types of crops for the best results.
I also have the experience caring for and feeding a large herd of cattle, milking the cows and performing similar duties to keep these animals in the best health possible. I have outstanding multitasking abilities, time management skills and the ability to stay organized and supervise the workers to ensure all jobs are performed in an e cient and timely manner. I have the ability to supervise farm management operations, shed and plant hygiene, feeding and pasture management. I am reliable and hard worker as I have previously demonstrated within my work experience and studies.
WORK EXPERIENCE: FARM MANAGER Airlie Lodge Farms Walton, New Zealand (2017-present)
-Responsible for achieving both production and financial goals. Setting of budget in consultation with owner.
Reports regularly to owners.
-Responsible for achieving the farm production targets and ensuring information is collected and used to manage herd feeding, maximizing milk production, protecting pasture quality and avoiding pasture damage.
-Responsible for managing all stock associated with the farm business to the highest level. -Comply with all health and safety requirements.
-Responsible in ensuring environmental requirements are met as outlined in the Farm Operations manual.