CV reference number: 35957
CV Headline

Tractor driver and general farm worker, who has recently completed the Level 3 Technical Diploma in Agriculture. I am now looking to put my gained skills and knowledge to use and make the step into employment within the agricultural industry. Ideally looking for work in or around Dorset, Somerset, Devon or Cornwall, providing there is accommodation. I am a safe and sensible individual who takes pride in their work, always making sure that jobs I complete are done to the best of my ability and in a safe and efficient manner.  I am very keen to secure my first position in the Agricultural industry to use my existing knowledge as well as begin properly learning about the industry. Those who are happy to share their knowledge and experience with me will result in a quick learning individual who would be delighted to put the hours in and be part of a team.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

Level 3 Technical Diploma in Agriculture, Level 3 Diploma in Animal Management, Level 2 Award in Agricultural Tractor Driving & Related Operations (MO1), Level 2 Award in Rough Terrain Telescopic Forklift Driving & Related Operations, Level 2 Certificate in Work Skills, Level 2 Certificate in Health and Safety in the Workplace,

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

College experience of operating John Deere and New Holland tractors of various sizes, including front loaders. MO1 tractor safety test taken and passed. Telehandler ticket passed using a Merlo P7.40. Full, clean driving licence held for 6 years. General driving experience includes various sized cars and a large multi-drop delivery van

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

College experience which consisted of regular milking of a 180 cow here as well as general handling and care. Understand the daily routines of a herdsperson. Experience of calving, disbudding, injections and vaccinations. Some experience with sheep and lambing

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age25
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6 ft tall and a slim but strong body figure

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

Parents

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

Agriculture wise I have only self taught and college taught knowledge, as well as a good amount of practical, hands on experience gained through the college, consisting of tractor driving, milking, husbandry tasks, livestock management and general farm work. Aside from agriculture I have been in full time employment within a supermarket for 6 years, since finishing my Animal Management course in 2011. My roles here have varied from general shopfloor and admin work, a team leader position, security and home delivery driving. I have gained various essential skills and ethics through this job, which although completely different from agriculture, will help me with future employment.

Hobbies

Currently working as many hours as I get given so hobbies have been shut away! Keen landscape, livestock and machinery photographer. I enjoy walking, running and cycling so often find moments to capture with my camera while Im out down the tracks. I am highly passionate about the countryside so spend as much time as I can out in it, one of the many reasons of choosing an agricultural career.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 30/09/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Dorset, Cornwall, Somerset, Devon
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