CV reference number: 47003
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A Norfolk farmer and tractor driver aged 19 years old. I hold a full clean car and tractor license alongside having experience working with a variety of different heavy and light machinery. For the future, I hope to continue my career within the farming industry with the aim of furthering my knowledge, taking on new challenges, and learn a variety of different agricultural methods to gain as much experience and knowledge as I can.

I am looking for work within Norfolk and Suffolk. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

Level 2 BTEC Diploma in Livestock.

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experience

I have a full car and tractor license. I also have experience of working with a variety of different heavy and light machinery such as muck spreaders, toppers, rollers, straw topper, feed wagons and ploughs.

Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Lambing, Sheep, Pig, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

I have worked on a pig indoor unit which included breeding through to fattening. I also hold experience working with cows including calving, beef cattle, sheep and lambing. Whilst studying for my diploma I was an Apprentice at my local pig farm for 1 year, from which I was offered to go into a full time job role being a herdsman. Since this employment I have gained experience as a dairy farmer, working full time. Duties included a variety of tractor work, looking after the cows including calving, working with beef cattle, sheep and lambing.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age19
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesN/A
Pen picture

Height: 5 Ft 9 Weight: 12 Stone

Relevant health problems

Asthma - Never caused any issues towards my work.

Other Information

N/A

Marital status

N/A

Where are you currently living?Norfolk/Suffolk
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

 I have had a keen interest in farming from a young age which led me into deciding to start my career on an indoor pig unit with also beef cattle. I went onto complete a Level 2 diploma in livestock at Easton and Otley Collage when I left High School in 2014. Whilst studying for my diploma I was an Apprentice at my local pig farm for 1 year, I got offered to go into a full time job role of being a herdsman and a tractor driver at my local dairy farm whilst I was still on my apprenticeship. Whilst working on this farm, my manager gave me many responsibilities for example, taking care of the cattle’s feed and health. I have achieved a high level of responsibility due to my consistent level of hard work shown and willingness to do any work given to me. Whilst also having the commitment and flexibility to help out on my days off and working long hours until I get all jobs finished. Also, I have gained a full car and tractor license alongside gaining the experience of working with a variety of different heavy and light machinery. For the future, I hope to continue my career within the farming industry with the aim of furthering my knowledge, taking on new challenges, and learn a variety of different agricultural methods to gain as much experience and knowledge as I can.

Hobbies

I enjoy clay shooting, as well as game when in season and pigeons. I also enjoy assisting my friends with their farming work or offer to do overtime in my current employment. I enjoy spending time with my friends in my free time.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 21/08/2017, Finish: 13/12/2017
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Arable Farm
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