CV reference number: 50540
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Extremely hardworking arable and livestock operator looking for work, 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

General farming Otley college. CSE Maths and English.    Brooksby Agriculture College, Leicestershire.  Spraying Certificates PA1 and PA11. 1999 Caythorpe Agriculture College.  Attended crop production management course.  First Aid and Manual Handling Courses, Pass.  Excavator 360 below 5 tonne, Pass. Excavator 360 above 5 tonne, Pass.  Site Safety Awareness, Pass.  Lantra Awards.  Effective Application of Pesticides (advanced). Environmental Safety for Pesticides.  (advanced).  Spray Applications (advanced).  2000  The College of West Anglia.  Certificate of Achievement, Introduction to Safety Awareness.  National Register of Sprayer Operators.  The Voluntary Initiative, Membership No 58.

Equipment experienceFencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, PA3, PA2, PA1, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Chainsaw, BASIS, welding, manual handling, health & safety, Combine operator, sprayer operator 40mts, Drill operator, sugar beet and cereals, pea viner driver, workshop, 360 digger operator.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Pig, Beef
Other livestock experience

Apprenticeship on pig farm and Brooksby Agricultural College, sheep owning (35 ewes and followers), lambing 500 in Lincs., lambing 1500 in Notts.. Some dairy at Brooksby Agricultural college. Beef cattle in Lincs, sucklers and finishing bulls, Red Poll in Norfolk.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age55
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageBritish
Other languagesN/a
Pen picture

i am 5 ft 8 inches tall, and weigh 11.5 stones.

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

I am extremely passionate about all aspects of agriculture, keeping up to date with all the modern farming technology. I subscribe to various farming magazines, I am computer literate and I also use the precision farming technology.

Marital status

Partner and two teenage children

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

General farm worker, sprayer operator & combine driver, also beef and sheep experience. Farmer's son, college background, contracting experience and workshop experience. Currently working on a large farm in Norfolk (2,670 ha)

Hobbies

Poultry keeping for eggs, large allotment, watching rugby and football, socialising, country shows and game-keeping/shooting/beating.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 02/01/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionEast Midlands
Where would you like to work?east anglia east midlands
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