CV reference number: 33472
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Hello my name is Sam I am a 34 year old Hard working experienced tractor driver originally from the Buckinghamshire area with arable and contracting experience in a wide range of tasks from hedge cutting, bedding up cattle, some fencing,loader work,mowing, primary and secondary cultivations, some combine experience,digger work, some bailing experience, general estate work and a good amount of chainsaw experience a good level of workshop knowledge and a full clean license. As a father of three I am used to long hours and challenging situations I am also willing to relocate for the right position.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

All terrain forklift certificate Chainsaw certificate ( cross cutting and maintenance but used to doing more) HGV class 1 licence

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, HGV 2 and 3, Tracked machine, HGV 1 to 3, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

9 years experience of tractors 180hp up to 400hp John Deere/Fendt including John Deere RT. One season occasional combine driving with 35ft header. 3.2metre and 4.2 meter Gregoire Besson discordon Some experience 7 furrow Gregoire Besson plough Experience with vardestad top down, amazone 6 meter power harrows and Good experience 16ton Samson muck spreader experience of single sided tarrup mower Good experience on claas mounted and trailed Tedder 13meters Good experience on claas 10meter grass rake Experience with Great Plains culti press And krm seeders mounted on discordon for drilling rape or stubble rake for grass seed Some experience on Massey Ferguson square balers 4 and 6 string Experience with Muzuri stubble rake. experience of 360 digger. Experience with bomford 6meter hedge cutter.

Livestock experienceSheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

Occasional cleaning out and bedding down and tagging of cattle and some experience of worming pedigree sheep. But would love to learn more and be involved!

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv
Personal information
SexMale
Age34
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft 14st average build dark greying hair over the years.

Relevant health problems

no

Other Information
Marital status

I have a partner and three children

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

I have spent the last 8 years gaining practical experience and skills through good weather seasons and bad weather seasons. For both a large family run contracting business and a family run arable estate. The contracting side is as follows. Grass tedding,flat rolling,muck spreading, raking,wrapping,topping,part of small and large silage teams ( grass and maize)some experience in square bailing. For the large family run arable estate my main duties were cultivation from stubble using either discordon or plough, drilling rape usually with seeder on discordon,power harrowing, ring rolling,stubble raking. Mowing with single sided mower, hedge cutting. On modern big horse power John Deere's 7260r,8360r,8370rt all fitted with greenstar gps Occasional combine driving 690i tracked John Deere and grain cart,pushing up in grain store and monitoring grain in store. Chain sawing, digger work and day to day estate duties, building maintenance, up keep of grounds.Always keen to learn and like a challenge would love to get more involved in forager/combine driving, cultivation, drilling, bailing and livestock work I.e milking, foot trimming, lambing etc

Hobbies

I spend time with family and socialise with friends and colleagues

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 23/07/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Buckinghamshire/northants/Bedfordshire/Oxfordshire
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