CV reference number: 53352
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32 year old New Zealander, looking for harvest work in Scotland, Available to start straightaway

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

I have a Bachelor of Surveying degree, and commercial skippers tickets

Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Tractor experience is on smaller tractors, moving trailers with bales, some loader work. forklift use in a factory environment, moving pallets as well as fabricated components. Worked with small excavators carrying out general earth works and drainage, loading of material into trailers from stock piles. Full New Zealand drivers Licence, this can be exchanged for full UK licence after 12 months. My New Zealand license has a class 2 endorsement. I have completed both a quad bike safety course and a four wheel drive safety course.

Livestock experienceSheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

I come from a small family run sheep and beef farm, bringing weaner calves through to sale, we also have a small breeding flock of sheep. We look after all aspects from stock movement and feeding of balage and grain to hoof trimming and drenching.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age32
NationalityNew Zealand
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture

1.8m tall, 85kg

Relevant health problems

none

Other Information

I hold a full New Zealand Drivers licence with class 2 endorsement, this is equivalent to a full UK driver's licence however i can not yet swap this over

Marital status

girlfriend

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

Coming from a small family run sheep and beef farm, i have undertaken a wide variety of tasks from trenching to brush clearing and am competent in many rural skills. I have recently been working for several years in hospitality and tourism, Prior to that i worked in civil construction where set out of infrastructure projects such as pipe lines was a large portion of the role, Part of this role also included center pivot irrigation schemes for farms converting to dairy farming. Having worked in construction and fabrication engineering i have used a variety of tools and machines from concrete breakers and mobile scaffolds to Forklifts and folding machines as well as some mig welding experience. Working at a hydroponic lettuce facility showed me an insight into the picking and packaging of quality produce.

Hobbies

I enjoy all sports in particular rugby, cricket and sailing. I enjoy hiking and travelling

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 09/08/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?central belt
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