CV reference number: 42486
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Tractor driver/farm worker based in West Midlands looking for work on arable or mixed farms.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2, Btec, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

NPTC Certificate in tractor and loader operations

Equipment experienceTractor, HGV1, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

Stubble cultivation, ploughing, disc harrowing, one pass cultivation, sub-soiling, muck spreading, mowing, trailer towing, chain harrowing, rolling, topping, tedding and rowing up grass/hay, sidearm flail hedge-cutting, can use a tractor loader or a telehandler.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep
Other livestock experience

Did 6 months voluntary work at a farm doing livestock work which was feeding all animals there, cows, sheep, goats and poultry. Currently working as farm support staff looking after and helping with livestock at a college. I am tasked with feeding all the store cattle, Hereford cows, bulls, ewes, lambs and pigs. I also have to bed them down with straw manually, check their health, check the water, help with herding for TB testing in the cattle crush. Keeping the farmyard tidy.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv1, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age42
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5ft 9in, 11 stone

Relevant health problems

Asthma and a hearing impediment. Can you please either contact me by email or text to my mobile, it is very much appreciated if you can do that.

Other Information

I am mechanically minded and can look after tractors plus associated farm implements. I like to learn about new machinery that comes along and the benefits that it brings along.

Can you please either contact me by email or text to my mobile, it is very much appreciated if you can do that.

Marital status

No

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

Did a year on a mixed farm while was at college.  Did 8 months voluntary work at a farm doing livestock work which was feeding all animals there, cows, sheep, goats and poultry.  Recent job was at a mixed farm, mostly arable.  Used sub-soiler combination to prepare ground ready for sowing, ploughing in heavy ground, Cambridge rolling and power harrowing.  Feeding the cattle silage and bedding down with straw using a Teagle Tomahawk.

Hobbies

Going to classic car shows, going to county and machinery shows, cinema, working on land rover, attending Grass and Muck at a Park, interested in agricultural machinery and tractors

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 30/07/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionWest Midlands
Where would you like to work?Staffordshire
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