CV reference number: 48672
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I am a 20 year old student from Co. Offaly, Ireland. Hard working, honest and friendly student who is willing to work and learn. I come from a farming background and I am currently studying Dairy herd management in Gurteen Ag College. I enjoy the Dairy side of farming along with the tractor and machinery side of it. I like milking cows and find it quiet relaxing and enjoyable. I also have a big interest in rugby and spending time with my friends and family but would love to get the chance to travel. i also love sport and play rugby.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Leaving Certificate Dairy herd management certificate

Equipment experienceTractor, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Driving a TM155 in the summer of 2017 Drawing in grass for a local contractor. Also spreading slurry. I have experience driving tractors such as a New Holland TM155, TY.200 and John Deere 6930. I can drive a JCB Loadall and have experience, but very little experience in operating a track machine.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef
Other livestock experience

2 years milking experience, biggest herd 240 cows, parlors as big as 22 unit with ACR to 10 unit parlor with no ACR. I enjoy milking cows and working with cows. I do relief milking and most evening milkings during the week after college.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age20
NationalityIrish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesIrish
Pen picture

5'9, stocky build, brown eyes, black hair

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

I am a member of Macra ( Irish version of young farmers) and I have competed in many stock judging, tractor skills, farm skills, tractor driving events. I enjoy playing rugby and watching rugby. I love learning new things and been thought how to do something new.

Marital status

I have a girlfriend.

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

summer 2017, I worked with my Local contractor in Ferbane, mostly hauling in grass and some raking. I drove a TM155 and a kane trailer. Also spreading slurry with tanks as big as 3000 gallons with steering axles. I also have experience in diet feeding. I also drew in bales with a T6050 during the summer. Machines such as TM155, T7.200, T6050, John Deere 6930. Kane trailers and big slurry tanks.

Hobbies

Macra, [Play rugby, Go gym, go out with friends and family, try farm and learn as much as possible about farming by attending farm walks and young farmer meetings. I enjoy going to matches and watching matches. I also enjoy going to concerts and agri shoes such as Grass and Muck, National ploughing championships and other events.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/08/2018, Finish: 31/10/2018
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?England, New Zealand,
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