CV reference number: 44159
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Experienced diesel mechanic/engineer looking for farming or agricultural engineering work in North Devon. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2,3, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

HND Marine Engineering NVQ Level 3, Marine Engineering

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

6 months driving Case Combine Harvesters in Australia. Also driving Chaser Bins, tracked and conventional broad range of mechanical and breakdown maintenance. Diesel engines, compressors, purifiers (Westfalia and Alfa Laval), hydraulics, transmissions. General fitting and fabrication. Experienced Lathe work, fitting turning. Welding in Arc, MIG, TIG and Gas cutting.

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Several Lambing seasons growing up in North West Highlands. More recently Lambing Season in Dorset, 6 months on a Cattle Station in Australia.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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Relevant health problems
Other Information

MCA Cadet engineering portfolio of the year 2008. 12 years experience working on oil tankers, gas carriers and Offshore drilling rigs

Marital status

Wife and daughter

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

Brought up on a small holding in the North West Highlands. A time served Marine Engineer which is a "Jack of all trades" by default. Always hands on and responsible for maintenance and constant watchkeeping" of complex machinery and plant with attention to detail extremely important. I feel the dedication, focus and patience required will transfer well to agriculture engineering and stockmanship. Enthusiastic, fast learner and extremely high work ethic. Given the opportunity I feel I could be an asset to your operation with in a short period of time.


DIY, mechanics, outdoor pursuits, watersports.

AvailabilityStart: 01/10/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?North Devon
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