CV reference number: 42486
CV Headline

Tractor driver/farm worker based in West Midlands looking for work on arable or mixed farms.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, Btec, NVQ Level 1,2
Other qualifications

NPTC Certificate in tractor and loader operations

Equipment experiencePloughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, HGV1, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Stubble cultivation, 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

Livestock experienceSheep, Pig, Beef, Dairy
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.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv1, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age41
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5ft 10in, 11 stone

Relevant health problems

asthma, hearing

Other Information

I did 8 months voluntary work at a Park farm working with rare breeds animals such as Longhorn cattle, Shropshire and Southdown sheep, Glocester Old Spot pigs. I did feeding all livestock pellets and haylage, checking stock health, mucking out stables and pens. I also did cleaning of stables, yard work and field walking.

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: 19/06/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionWest Midlands
Where would you like to work?Staffordshire
Back to CV list Add To Basket

4Xtrahands provides professional agricultural recruitment services for farmers and jobseekers including the location of skilled, permanent, temporary and seasonal rural staff for farmers as well as finding suitable work for jobseekers with one of our many registered farmers throughout the UK. Designed by a farmer for farmers our recruitment website is a simple, quick and affordable solution for all your agricultural recruitment needs.