CV reference number: 54476
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Farmers son aged 28. Experience; ploughing, drilling, fertiliser spreading, hedge cutting, telehandler. PA1/2 & PA4S & Telehandler certificates. Some workshop/ fabrication experience. Some experience with sheep. Seeks autumn work on arable or mixed farm whilst searching for new job. Currently based in Carlisle but willing and able to move at short notice. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, Btec, NDA
Other qualifications

FdSc Agriculture & Farm Management

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, PA2, PA1, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Worked with large articulated and tracked tractors. Experience of using machinery with satellite (GPS) guidance. PA4S slug pellet applicator certificate.

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

Basic stock experience; lambing, feeding and bedding.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
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SexMale
Age28
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesn/a
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Relevant health problems

n/a

Other Information

none

Marital status

none

Where are you currently living?Cumbria (Carlisle)
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Come from a 500 acre family arable farm in the East Midlands. Main duties at home included ploughing and other autumn cultivations, drilling and grain carting. Have taken training for telescopic forklift and have B + E (trailer) endorsement on driving licence. 10 months working in Australia, during which time I carried out seeding and some stock work. Currently taking a sabbatical after a commercial role with a utility firm based in the West Midlands where I was working with farmers on water quality issues, handling grant applications and promoting incentive schemes. Prior to that I was working in a compliance team for a waste recycling firm specializing in the recycling non-farm wastes to agricultural land.

Hobbies

sailing, shooting

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AvailabilityStart: 04/09/2017, Finish: 24/11/2017
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?no preference
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