CV reference number: 51850
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 I have studied extremely hard and am hoping to perform well in these examinations. I have a keen interest in farming having been raised on a busy farm environment. Currently our farm caters for 100 lambing ewes and a further 800- 1000 lambs for feeding. Even though I have been concentrating on my studies for the last number of months I have still managed to help out any time that I was able to. On many occasions work required was carried out in the mornings prior to going to school. I really enjoy this work and am willing to learn and advance my career in this area. My experience to date has enabled me to learn a lot about machinery, tractors, planting and producing new grassland. Today's farming industry requires the production of healthier, more sustainable farming methods and I have a keen interest in learning about these methods so that farming can progress as a lucrative industry. I am 17 years of age and possess a driving license for operating tractors. Since achieving this earlier this year I have gained valuable experience under the direction of my Father and Grand Uncle. I would really love to get the opportunity to advance my skills and I am willing to relocate for work. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Irish Leaving Certificate (upcoming Examinations)

Equipment experiencePloughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Equipment experience includes the following * 190 Horse Power Tractors * Front Loader - lifting Silage bales, large fertiliser bags, * Spreading agitating slurry * Sowing Fertiliser * Mixing Meal * Mowing Grass/Silage

Livestock experiencePoultry, Lambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

Currently our farm caters for approximately 1000 lambs and 30 bulls for feeding. Included in my experience include Dosing, vaccinating,foot care, shearing, lambing

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving Licensetractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age17
NationalityIreland
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5 ft 12inches

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information
Marital status

Single

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

My father and Granduncle are the main operators of the farm but since i was 13 they have included me in most activities and decisions on the farm. Since turning 16 they have allowed me more responsibility i.e. performing certain tasks, helping with machinery. I do possess an Irish Tractor Licence

Hobbies

Enjoy football training, swimming and cycling.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/08/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Within the UK
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