CV reference number: 48427
CV Headline

English 25yo - arable worker - keen to work in commercial farming, moving from trials/breeding

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

A Levels in Photography B, Business D, Media D GCSE English B, Science C, Maths B

Equipment experienceTelehandler/fork lift, PA1, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Trailer Licence B+E Tractors used for plot drilling, using gps and front power harrow. Use of trailers. Counterbalance forklift use around a warehouse with potato boxes. Telehandler loading and unloading lorries, and various movement of trials equipment and stores of seed. Plot combine, used to harvest important breeding trials where purity was key, and using two ground crew.

Livestock experienceNot listed
Other livestock experience

No stock experience

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age26
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft 2 14 stone

Relevant health problems

Crohns - one half day every 8 weeks needed for hospital treatment. Condition has never effected work otherwise.

Other Information

Keen to learn new skills and would consider relocating.

Marital status

No

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

Wheat Trials Officer – (April 2016 – January 2016) Use of agricultural machinery, forklifts, trial design, supervision of harvest students, Seed preparation, Assessments, Field Trials Officer – Trials Delivery Team – NIAB (August 2013 – April 2016) Growing Glasshouse exhibits, Monitoring Pest and Disease, Field Trials – Seed prep, Drilling, Planting, Crop Assessments, Hand held plot spraying, Crop protection, Harvesting, Preparing for and assisting with open days. Research Assistant – Genetics and Breeding - NIAB (June 2013 – August 2013) Crossing Wheat, Harvesting, Sowing, Threshing – Recording data Trials Assistant – Ornamental, NIAB (Feburary 2013 – June 2013) Trials Assistant – Ornamentals, NIAB (January 2012 – November 2012) Caring for plants in trial: Potting, planting, weeding and watering. Temporary Lab Assistant – Analytical Services, NIAB (November 2011 – December 2011) Processing seed: Cleaning, NIR equipment, Seed counter, Seed quality. Temporary Field Trials Assistant, NIAB (September 2011 – October 2011) Packeting the correct weight of seed for agricultural trials Preparing Seed trays for drilling Onion/Potato grading Cottoning/ Fencing Temporary Trials Assistant – Ornamentals, NIAB (April 2011- August 2011)

Hobbies

Rugby, Hiking, motorcyle

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 28/06/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Or Cumbria
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