CV reference number: 48047
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27 year old Australian Ag graduate, Agronomy + general farm work exp. Seeking any short term farm work for September-October

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Bachelor of Agriculture (University of Adelaide) Certificate II agriculture (Longerenong College, VIC) Victorian Certificate of Education (year 12 high school certificate)

Equipment experienceDrilling, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Heavy rigid truck licence General tractor work on machines up to 300HP including seeding, tillage/cultivation, hay handling, harvest, pesticide application. Harvester operation (New Holland CR940 and CR9070, 36ft Honeybee draper front) on family farm harvesting wheat, barley, canola, chickpeas, faba beans and lentils. Extensive forklift operation while working in an agricultural retail store. Handling and loading chemicals etc for customers Telehandler, straw chopper, keenan feed mixer, muck spreader experience in Worcestershire January 2017 on a sheep and dairy farm

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

Experience with all aspects of wool and meat production on family farm from lambing to general husbandry to shearing. A lambing season completed indoors during March 2017 as well as various stints of general stock work with both sheep and cattle

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv
Personal information
SexMale
Age27
NationalityAustralian
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

178cm 70kg

Relevant health problems

Nil

Other Information

Victorian Premiers award for top 5 Agriculture and Horticulture student during year 12 secondary schooling Landmark SA Professional Development in Agronomy award 2014 - awarded to top young agronomist in the state

Marital status

Partner, qualified Veterinarian seeking locum work throughout UK during the same period. Has a position at a clinic in Lancashire from late August.

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

Raised on a mixed enterprise (self replacing merino sheep + dryland broadacre crop) farm in Victoria. 5 seasons of harvest work on family farm plus 12 months full time as a gap year in 2008. Bachelor of agriculture from University of Adelaide. 5 years experience as an Agronomist on Yorke Peninsula in South Australia specialising in cereal and pulse production/agronomy. I have a passion for agriculture and seeking to broaden my agricultural horizons internationally before returning back to the Ag industry in Australia.

Hobbies

Cricket, AFL football, most sports, dirtbike riding, camping, hunting, travel

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 29/08/2017, Finish: 31/10/2017
Type of jobTemporary
Preferred regionEast Midlands
Where would you like to work?Midlands preferrably but open to travel
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