CV reference number: 47119
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Experienced 37 Year old Farmer/Grower looking for a Challenge

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2,3, NCA
Other qualifications

 City and Guilds in Agriculture level 3  National Certificate in Agriculture  Advanced National Certificate in Agricultural Machinery  Forklift Certificates  PA1+PA2+PA4+PA6  Advanced Sprayer Operator  NROSO Registered  BASIS Crop protection Vegetables  BASIS Soil and Water  BASIS BETA  IOSH  First Aid  CMI Level 3 Diploma in first line Management

Equipment experiencePloughing, Fencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, PA2, PA1, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Worstead Farms ltd, East Norfolk 2013 to present Farm Foreman Getting back to my passion of Arable farming I took the role of farm foreman. I take on all aspects of Arable farming including spraying, cultivations, relief combine driver, and keeping Gatekeeper up to date, other duties include organisation and hands on tasks of the day to day running of a farm. G's, Cambridge 2012 to 2013 Crop Manager Based in Cambridge I was the crop manager for little gem lettuce and Celery. Duties include managing cultivations, working out growing programmes,Seed stocks and orders, Irrigation scheduling,Crop Walking, Agronomy, Farm aid, as well as looking after a team of up to 20 people in peak times.

Livestock experiencePig, Beef
Other livestock experience

Worked previously with contract fattening pigs, and cattle on a organic farm.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age37
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6"4 Tall 15.5 Stone

Relevant health problems

N/A

Other Information
Marital status

Wife, 4 Children

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

Farm Foreman Getting back to my passion of Arable farming I took the role of farm foreman. I take on all aspects of Arable farming including spraying, cultivations, relief combine driver, and keeping Gatekeeper up to date, other duties include organisation and hands on tasks of the day to day running of a farm.     Cambridge 2012 to 2013 Crop Manager Based in Cambridge I was the crop manager for little gem lettuce and Celery. Duties include managing cultivation, working out growing programmes,Seed stocks and orders, Irrigation scheduling,Crop Walking, Agronomy, Farm aid, as well as looking after a team of up to 20 people in peak times.     Norfolk 2006 to June 2012 Crop Manager Based in East Norfolk, I took the role as spray operative spraying lettuce. after the first year I spent time with the previous crop manager learning the growing role. Since then I have taken on the role myself in peak times looking after 15+ employees. Duties include everything to do with growing, agronomy, irrigation, as well as office duties working out growing programmes and budgets. I also work a lot on Farm Aid with the agronomy side of things and have worked previously on Muddy Boots.     East Yorkshire 2004 to 2006 Farm Worker I worked on this organic farm for 2 years, I was the only employee on the farm enabling me to develop a close relationship with the owner and contribute to new ideas and decision making. duties included all cultivation, combining, outdoor pig management, and cattle work.     East Yorkshire 1998 to 2004 Farm Worker I worked with this farm while studying at college. Duties included all tractor driving work, and some stock work with contract fattening pigs.

Hobbies

spending time with the family,

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AvailabilityStart: 11/01/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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