CV reference number: 28220
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ex Agricultural student from Shuttleworth college from a arable background, with livestock experience (Sheep and beef cattle) at college. looking for employment from April 2017. I have worked on large scale arable enterprises from 3000 acres to 4000 during harvests and cultivation.I have also worked in Australia where I was driving a combine, and am currently working for a silage contractor in New Zealand.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2,3
Other qualifications

Level 3 agriculture extended diploma PA1 PA2 PA4s PA4g Telehandler License (2014)

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, PA2, PA1, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Used smaller scale equipment including New Holland TM tractors for carting and varying cultivation work (ploughing cultivation's with limited drilling experience, but understand and can confidently set up and run equipment with some guidance. I have had most experience in fertilizer spreading both setting up and carrying out programs alongside managers for both grassland and arable crops. I have also driven a Combine in Australia although different conditions to the UK i have learnt the principles of combine setup and maintenance. Driven a round baler and other silage equipment, during my time in New Zealand including a 4 rotor rake and tedders, I also have some linmited experience Buckraking on a JCB434.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

All stock experience is limited to college work in practical lessons. I am more competant with sheep than with cattle.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age21
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Relevant health problems
Other Information
Marital status

single,

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

All my jobs to date have been arable enterprises: 1000 acre arable Near Great Wilbraham (Newmarket) farm, harvest work (Wheat, Barley, Peas, Chick Peas, OSR, Sugarbeet) Cultivations (Simba Mono, Maximix,subsoiler, on New Holland TM 190 or 155) Fertliser spreading on New Holland tm155 With Amazone spreader. 3000 Estate acre harvest Near Stechworth (Newmarket) job carting on New Holand TS135a 14t marston trailor. 4000 acre spring/Harvest/autumn placement near Thorney (Peterborough) 2 weeks at Easter on John Deere 8430 with a Kuhn 6m power Harrow, Carting on John Deere 6920s with a 14t bailey trailer in summer (wheat, OSR Mustard,Peas) some cultivation work taking out tramlines and some ploughing experiance. 300 acre College Farm mixed cattle (Red Polls) Sheep and arable crops(OSR, Wheat, Barley, Sugar Beet, Beans). I have had an active roll in all areas of the college farm working on days of as an extra farm worker for experiance only. this resulted in me doing most of the land work once back after placement (October) for the 2014/15 season(ploughing Sugar Beet/Bean land, muck spreading, Fertliser spreading, Discovating and working land down ready for drilling, calibrating drill and some drill operating both cereal and beet drill.) I have also worked abroad in New Zealand and Australia, in Australia I drove a New Holland TR98 combine. and in new zealand i drove an array of silage equipment (4 rotor rakes, tedders and a JCB 434 making clamps for a short perod, and a JCB loadall making straw stacks, I also did a lot of muck spreading on a JD 7430.

Hobbies

I used to run a Young Farmers club when I lived in Cambridgeshire, and try to stay in touch with the Bedfordshire YFC although not part of a club. I play most sports having played for football, cricket and tennis clubs when younger although now play more leisurely, I currently play for Old Warden Cricket club and also whilst in Australia I played for Coroow. I also have a Youtube channel with farming related videos which i enjoy filming and creating.

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AvailabilityStart: 01/11/2017, Finish: 31/05/2018
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?UK/New Zealand/ Canada
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