CV reference number: 41452
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Im a 23 year old male from Ireland with tractor driving experience in the construction industry and home farm but am looking to further my experience To arable farming and silage production. I have experience on our home farm and in an agricultural machinery garage. On our home farm I do different jobs from carting bales, stacking bales during the silage season. I feed animals, do dump trailer work, low-loader and tanker work and other farm jobs including tele-handler work. I have also done some work with a local contractor during silage season taking grass to the pit. I have basic workshop skills, ive done washing and general maintenance aswell as other jobs in the garage. I have experience in driving various tractors and tele handlers and also experience on a 3 and 4 ton forklift to load and unload lorries and trailers with agitators mowers rakes tedders balers etc... I also have a CSCS (safe pass) and blue CPCS card for agricultural tractor witch I needed for driving a tractor in Scotland on the new bypass round Aberdeen I worked for 7 months there using different things from 28ft low loader to lime spreader to tanker and duno trailer work. I have a keen interest in the agri sector and am not afraid of work and get stuck in. I would love the opportunity to further my skills and learn more as I go along and also willing to learn more on livestock as this also is a great interest of mine.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Leaving certificate FETAC Level 5 Health and safety at work UK CSCS and blue agricultural tractor CPCS cards

Equipment experienceTelehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

I have drove tractors up to 250hp working in an agricultural machinery garage doing versions jobs such as washing and maintaining equipment loading and unloading lorrys and lowloaders plus delivering machinery every now and again, also running various equipment to check for damage or leaks. I have a farming background on my grandfathers farm to which my uncle now run doing various jobs with a Manitou MLT 629 telehandler and renault 110.54 and renault 133.54 tractors, jobs included are Stacking bales feeding cattle and sheep scraping pens, rolling fields, hedge cutting, transporting bales, dung and other materials. I have worked with one of my uncles doing construction work for a few years my job included driving a Ford 8340 tractor with herron dump trailer, lowloader, road brush and tanker, my roll was transporting a digger and front tipping dumper from site to site, transporting materials using dump trailer, sweeping roads to keep them clean for other road users and a tanker on sites and road to keep dust down or for emptying holes filled with water. Also have worked on a large construction site on the new aberdeen bypass tasks as above with an addition of lime spreading to help harden the ground to allow more soil to build up before putting down the stone. Contact me if you have any other queries thanks.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

No relevant livestock experience bar moving livestock, assisting with vaccinating of sheep and cows, assisting with dipping of sheep and assisting with calving and lambing. Also have feed both sheep and cows during winter months and kept creep feeds stocked when animals are out. Id like to learn more as I have great interest in livestock.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age23
NationalityIrish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesn/a
Pen picture

6"2 average build dark hair blue eyes

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

Been working from a really young age and am also Keen to learn more each day. I'm self motivated and also strive to do the best job as I possibly can im fit and healthy and also well mannered. I can work well on my own or as a team member and will never discriminate others and always abide by instructions and not afraid to get dirty.

Marital status

Yes

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

Farming background on my grandfathers livestock farm with beef and sheep Worked in family butchers Working in a busy agricultural garage cleaning and maintaining machinery and tractors plus loading and unloading lorries also driving on home farm doing various jobs and also on construction sites such as the new aberdeen bypass driving a tractor with various inplements such as road brush, 2050 gallon redrock tanker, lime spreader, dump trailer and plant trailer.

Hobbies

Socialise either with friends or family. Go to markets. Maintain my vehicle and our tractors. Go for short drives or walks. Look up YouTube videos on contractors around the world and different agricultural forums. Tidy up around our home farm.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 18/09/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionNorthern Ireland
Where would you like to work?Prepared to work anywhere but preferably Northern Ireland seeing no as if it was to be permanent it would be close to home
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