CV reference number: 25026
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Experienced Tractor Driver living in Berkshire willing to travel. Competent at Ploughing, Pressing, Deep Cultivations + springtine harrowing, rolling.  Making silage, haylage, hay, grain  & straw cart.  Workshop repairs and refurbishments .

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

GCE 'O' levels x 6

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Fencing, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

Experienced in ploughing, pressing,mole draining,sub soiling, discs & tines, power-harrowing,combination drilling, mowing, tedding, raking, rolling grass and seed beds, Loading grain trucks, I also carried out ‘fault finding’ and subsequent repairs, maintenance including refurbishment to soil moving machinery. Stacking & bale wrapping, Muck loading & Digestate Spreading.  Road Haulage.  

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Calving
Other livestock experience

Feeding following stock and calves twice daily, clean hard standings while 165 milking cows are being milked, mill mix add maize and whole grain silage feed before there let down from the holding yard.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
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SexMale
Age60
Nationalitybritish
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture

Height 5' 10" - 13 stone

Relevant health problems

none

Other Information

I like John Deere's R series and New Hollands 200hp+

Marital status

single

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

2017 Tractor Driver on 4000 acres on contracting- pre season repairs, grass turning, raking, loading bales, carting, bowsering for sprayer, corn carting, straw raking & bale carting, topping, loading grain lorries, cleaning equipment, servicing and major refurbishments to soil moving machinery.  2016 Tractor Operator on 4600 acres contracting a raking hay, straw, mole draing, deep soil loosening simba, ditching, stripping Khun 4mtr power harrow for refurbishment.  2015 Tractor Driver on 2750 acre contracting corn carting, power harrowing,pigtail cultivating,spring tine harrowing,disc harrowing, rolling.  2014 Tractor Operator on 1250 acres pre season repairs, mowing, turning, raking, loading bales & carting, muck loading & carting, straw raking, bale loading & carting, rotorvating, spring tine,rolling.2013 Tractor Driver on 900 acres pre season repairs, corn carting, topping, ploughing, discordon discs & tines,pressing, spring tine harrowing, cross kill rolling, loading grain lorries, rolling, cleaning equipment.  2012 Tractor Driver on 1670 acres pre season repairs, ploughing,discordon discs & tines,pressing,spring tine harrowing, cross kill rolling, loading grain lorries, rolling, cleaning equipment.  2010-2012 Tractor Driver on 983 acres pre season repairs rolling grass, track repairs, mowing, turning, raking, loading silage, haylage, hay, bales & carting, ploughing, power harrowing, rolling, delivering products to customers as required.  1999-2010 Courier Driving covering 99% of UK company sold off Dec 2009..

Hobbies

Walking, County shows, ploughing matches, Vintage demo's tractors & implements. Reading, Music, Wine experimenting.  Good food.  Off road events 4wd shows. Vintage cars & caravans/trailers.Lamma

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AvailabilityStart: 07/05/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?United Kingdom
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