CV reference number: 21505
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Young Irish man looking for a farming job.  Currently back in Ireland after spending 2 years in NZ.

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

I've an NVQ level 2 in plumbing.  Recently obtained City & Guilds NPTC cert for tractor driving at Otley College, Suffolk.

Equipment experienceHGV 2 and 3, HGV1, HGV 1 to 3, Tractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

I have my full HGV and HGV 1 licence.  Have some experience driving them.   Use to work as yardman and driver for a haulage company.  Have some experience with tractors, silage feed wagon and loaders and irrogating all on the farm in NZ.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

I have worked with cows and calf s on our family farm.help with calving every year.worked with 1050 dairy cattle,and helped out with a bit of calf rearing in New Zealand.  Recently spend a month lambing on farm in north Devon.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, hgv1, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age32
Nationalityirish
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5 ft 9,11 stone in weight,fit an healthy.

Relevant health problems

none

Other Information
Marital status

single

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

I've helped out my fathers farm for 15 years doing the usual farming duties.  It is a small holding with about 15 cows. I've learned a bit.  Have a bit of tractor experience.  Helped out with bringing in the round and square bales over the summer. Spent 18 months working as a farm assistant on 1050 dairy farm in Canterbury NZ.  Done milking in a 54 bail rotary parlour.  Some other duties were irrigating, animal health, feeding out silage and fooder beet.  Spent a month on a farm in north Devon, lambing 400 ewes.

Hobbies

I play a bit of football.  Like to hang out with my mates at the weekend.  Help my father on the family farm.

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AvailabilityStart: 17/12/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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