CV reference number: 16470
CV Headline

My name is Colin and I am really wanting to get back into the farming industry as a machine operator or spray operator,even relief milker/general farm worker.I am aged 45 years old.and have several years experience,currently looking to get back into the farming community. I have my PA1 and PA2 spraying plus PA6a as well as a Telescopic handler ticket.Some workshop skills ie Oil changing,greasing up machinery and minor repairs.I consider myself as 100% honest,hard working,reliable and a great time keeper.I pride myself in giving 100% full days work for a fair days pay.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2, NVQ Level 1
Other qualifications

CITY&GUILDS OF LONDON INSTITUTE. GENERAL AGRICULTURAL PHASE 1+2 {THEORY} AND [PRACTICE} PASS* CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCE IN FARMING {PARTS ONE,TWO AND THREE} CERTIFICATE IN AGRICULTURE PHASE ONE AND TWO{ PASS*} CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCE IN USE OF PESTICIDES CERTIFICATE OF ACHIEVEMENT IN TURF DISORDERS,FERTILIZERS, TOP DRESSING,AND TURF GRASSES SOIL AND ROOT ZONE MANAGEMENT, HEALTH AND SAFETY ON THE GOLF COURSE      

Equipment experiencePloughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, PA2, PA1, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experience

I have had a lot of experience in ground work,power harrowing,rolling.a little ploughing,muck spreading,hedge trimming,grass and corn carting,and all other aspects of tractor driving.also a little spraying.I am not scared of hard work a good team player and not afraid of learning new skills and feel we all are always learning new things in life.I pride myself in being a very good team player,fantastic time keeper, long hours no problem,and most of all 100% trustworthy.

Livestock experienceCalving, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

I have worked with 450+ cows and 200 followers plus bull calves .And driven a lot of different machinery.  Assistant herdsmen. Milking of 190+ cows+140 followers.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age45
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5'8 inch and 14 stone

Relevant health problems

NONE

Other Information

OBJECTIVE. TO BE A CONTRIBUTING TEAM MEMBER WHERE MY EXPERIENCE CAN BE SIGNIFICANT FACTOR IN HELPING ACHIEVE COMPANY GOALS.  

Marital status

Yes wife and step son

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

Hello my background is in Agricultural and also a qualified green keeper/Horticultural worker.I left school and went straight into 2 year YTS scheme where I learnt a lot of skills on two different farms,after the second year, I was taken on as a full time employee where my training and skills progressed.After that I went into Green keeping where I climbed the ladder to deputy head and took courses to help develop my skills further

Hobbies

I enjoy walking, try to play a round of Golf when possible but work commitments always comes first,and enjoy family time through quite times if there is such a thing in farming.    

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AvailabilityStart: 06/08/2017, Finish: 01/12/2018
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?SOUTH WEST
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