CV reference number: 29865
CV HeadlineQualified agricultural engineer looking to offer skills in engineering/workshop combined with machinery operating in UK.
Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, Btec, NVQ Level 1,2, NVQ Level 1
Other qualificationsCity & Guilds Level 2 in Agricultural Service Engineering with Welding and Fabrication. WJEC/CBAC Graphical and Material Studies Entry level Certificate: Level 2. OCR Entry Level Certificate in Preparation for Employment (Entry 3) City & Guilds Level 2 Progression Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace. City & Guilds NPTC Certificates of Competence in Telescopic Handler with Attachments & also NPTC Counterbalance Forklift. Certificate of Competence with a Counterbalance Forklift. Certificate of Competence with a Telescopic Forklift. Lantra Award Certificate of Training Sit-in ATV. City & Guilds Level 1 Key Skills in Information and Communication Technology. City & Guilds Level 1 Key Skills in Communication. City & Guilds Level 1 Key Skills in Maths. Certificate in Emergency First Aid at Work (Regulations 1981) although this has lapsed and needs renewing. CPCS Excavator tracked above and below 10 tonnes. CPCS Excavator Lifting Operations. CPCS Agricultural Tractor. Deer Stalking Certificate 1 & Large Game Meat Hygiene.
Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, Tractor
Other equipment experienceCultivation Mowing Topping Rolling Trailer work Tracked John Deere 8370RT 8 months Operated John Deere, Valtra, Massey Ferguson, Fendt, and Ford. NSTS testing prep work on Hardi, Bateman, Sands, Knight, Farm Gem, Berthoud and Tecnoma. Destoning 3 weeks cover for colleague. 2 week demo on Challenger MT765e Bedtilling Mole drainage 360 excavator on footings, drainage, ditch clearance, landscaping, track and driveway restoration, bulk loading articulated dumpers and breaker work. Backhoe loader CAT 432E 6 months, and family owned JCB 3D. Post knocking and fencing also security fencing (mesh and box steel). JCB loadall loading grain, bulk handling fertiliser, work around potatoes grader and general farm work.
Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experienceHave worked on dairy farm during secondary school, feeding, mucking out, bedding down, calving, feeding calves, dehorning, working alongside side vets... I have milked but not on a regular basis and what seems a long time ago. Also during my teenage years I helped out at weekends on a mixed farm that had a farm shop/butchers, with poultry, pigs and beef herd. Occasional weekend helping step father on farm where he works with pig unit, mainly driving bobcat, feeding, cleaning out and loading out pigs.
Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age24
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture6ft, 15st (not a small lad but fit and healthy)
Relevant health problemsNo
Other Information
Marital statusLive with my girlfriend on a narrow boat on the shropshire union canal
Where are you currently living?Newport Shropshire
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming backgroundTrained as a City and Guilds level 2 qualified agricultural service engineer, served with 3 dealerships in Shropshire to gain experience on different kinds of machinery over a 6 year period. Alongside this I've used my holidays to work on local arable farms to boost operational credentials. And as said above work on stock farms as teenager. This last year I have had 2 employers working on groundwork and civil engineering, first being Hawk Plant Hire - reason for leaving, too far to travel and had to get another job closer to home. And current job is working for a small groundwork company in the Shropshire area.
HobbiesI'm a keen countryman, I spend as much time as practical possible training my spaniel pup. Obviously alongside that I'm very much into shooting sports, and enjoy a night out with the local keeper foxing (it's a damn sight cheaper than drinking
Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 13/07/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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