CV reference number: 53396
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Young Ex Army seeking agricultural career. Not afraid of hard work.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Degree in international relations. A levels, all GCSE's. First aid qualifications. I'm keen to build on my skills and undertake more qualifications.

Equipment experienceHGV 2 and 3, Tracked machine, HGV 1 to 3, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Qualified class 2 LGV driver. Since leaving the Army, I have recently done some agency driving, but the majority of my heavy vehicle experience was gained over a 12 year career. I am confident with manual and split gearboxes and basic vehicle maintenance. Though I am qualified to drive a tractor, I have very little experience, but would relish the chance to learn. I'm also a qualified tank commander with a category H licence, so am able to drive tracked vehicles on UK roads. I am fit, trustworthy and well versed in leading small teams.

Livestock experienceNot listed
Other livestock experience

I have no stock experience, but am very keen to learn and build my skills in this area. I would be eager to undertake AI and foot trimming courses, etc.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age29
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5' 11, 12 stone, moderately fit with no injuries. Can do heavy lifting and manual work. Switched on graduate that wants an agricultural career.

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

I have been decorated by royalty on numerous occasions and have attended the Queen's Summer Garden Party at Buckingham Palace. I have personally briefed world leaders on operations within my remit in Afghanistan.

Marital status

Living with girlfriend of one year.

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

I was a cavalry soldier for 12 years. A qualified tank commander, my work was focused around reconnaissance and involved long periods outdoors in the field, both vehicle mounted and on foot. I served around the world including combat tours in Afghanistan. I left the forces as a Corporal in January 2017 and have since focused on agency driving and office work. I am currently working as a recruitment consultant and am keen to return to a more active lifestyle outdoors.

Hobbies

Gaming, country walks, driving, developing my qualifications.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 07/08/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionYorkshire
Where would you like to work?Currently in Yorkshire but flexible for the right opportunity
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