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Farmers son with over 15 years experience of mixed farming. Staffordshire based but willing to relocate. Tractor driving and Livestock experience.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualificationsNVQ Level 2/3 Plumbing, IPAF (cherry picker) Licence, Certificate in Landscaping.
Equipment experiencePloughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experienceCorn/Silage Cart, Ploughing, Power Harrowing, Rolling, Fertiliser Spreading, Muck Spreading, Cultivating, Mowing, Tedding, Baling, Bale Hauling, Loading Shovel Operation.
Livestock experienceSheep, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience1988-1995 Beef- feeding, bedding down, moving around farm by transport box, 100 Hereford cattle housed in winter.1988-1992 Sheep- feeding, bedding down, moving around farm by transport box, 250 Cheviot sheep housed in winter. 1988-1989 Dairy- milking 10/10 herringbone parlour, feeding, bedding down, 100 Freisian cows. 1986-1988 Poultry- feeding and watering, collecting eggs, checking fencing, 100 free range Rhode Island Red egg layers.
Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age45
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture6'1, 13 stone.
Relevant health problemsNone
Other InformationI am a hard working and enthusiastic worker and although I have been out of the farming industry for a few years I still remain very passionate about agriculture. I read the Farmers Weekly, talk to local farmers and attend exhibitions to stay in touch with what is going on. I have a good basic knowledge of agriculture and I am keen to learn any new skills.
Marital statusWife and 2 young boys.
Where are you currently living?West Midlands
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming backgroundI was born and bred on family farm arable and cattle 150 acres Dorset. On leaving school I got a job on a neighbours large farm where I gained a city and guilds certificate in agriculture. 1988-2005 I have experience of tractor driving including silage/corn cart, baling and bale hauling, ploughing, cultivations, muck spreading, loading shovel work loading bales, muck spreaders, corn into trailers. Livestock Beef, Sheep, Dairy, Poultry feeding and welfare experience. 2005-2008 Delivery Driver driving 7.5 tonne lorries nationwide. 2008-present Grounds Maintenance Operative- Lawn Mowing using various size tractors and mowers also hedge trimming using hand held tools. Jet Washing commercial and industrial properties.
HobbiesDIY, Gardening, National Trust Member
Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 02/10/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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