CV reference number: 43048
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Experienced Agricultural Worker ( North East England ). I am Keith Watson, I have worked in agriculture for most of my working life highly talented very experienced. Covering most aspects of farming. Mostly very reliable, very honest worker, likes to enjoy life also.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, NVQ Level 1
Other qualificationsCraftsmanship.
Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, PA2, PA1, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experienceDone PA1 & PA2 though have not done so much spraying. Quadtrac 540, with gps. Also operated Claas challengers. Covering most aspects of farming.
Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experienceMy previous employment was in stock rearing, in a beef herd of around 450 suckler cows along with a rearing enterprise, where we would rear cattle up to store standard.  I am a proficient Lambing man also as I have over 25yrs of experience, with some of my own ways of setting on lambs.  I believe that this is a very unique way of fostering lambs.
Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age59
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNo
Pen pictureHeight 5ft. 9ins. Weight 16 stone.
Relevant health problemsNo
Other InformationClean full driving licence.
Marital statusYes I am married with a 14yr old daughter.
Where are you currently living?Northumberland
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming backgroundWorked in agriculture since I was 16 yrs old.  Actually done bits of work from 9yrs of age.Covering most aspects of farming, from all arable work, ie; All cultivation work, Combine, Baleing, carting, Ploughing, min till, etc.  All types of forage Crops, haylage worked for 2-3 equine haylage fodder producers and main tasks were, Mowing grass, tedding, baling.  Also made clamp silage and hay.  Also worked with potatoes, and other vegetable crops, cabbage, cauliflower, broccoli ,swedes. Also done land Drainage, and other plant Hire type jobs using 180 and 360 diggers. I am also quite a proficient Lambing man also as I have over 25 yrs of experience,with some of my own ways of setting on lambs, I believe that this is a very unique way of fostering lambs. I have also worked with beef rearing enterprises one of my previous employments was in stock rearing, in a beef herd of around 450 suckler cows along with a rearing enterprise, where we would rear cattle upto store standard. I will have worked in many other aspects, probably too many to mention.
HobbiesEnjoy family life. Like sight seeing,some sports.
Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 06/11/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionNorth East
Where would you like to work?Northumberland
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