CV reference number: 54741
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I am a 50 year old currently between careers and therefore available for seasonal work. I was borne and brought up on a "hands on" family farm in Perthshire - I live in Edinburgh currently. I am reliable and understand the value of looking after machinery. I understand arable farming and went to Agricultural College albeit a year or 2 ago now! I am very practical and would only need a refresher course on the latest machinery/techniques Harvest is about grabbing the opportunity to get it in when the weather permits day or night. I am up for that. Happy to have a discussion Thank you.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Diploma in Rural Estate Management and Surveyor by trade RICS following 3 years at Agricultural College

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

Farmers son have plenty of experience in grain carting, telehandling grain and bales in particular, ploughing and primary cultivations. I would only need a refresher on most modern equipment

Livestock experienceNot listed
Other livestock experience

Happy working with sheep and cattle but arable is my seasonal choice

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems


Other Information
Marital status

Wife and 2 kids

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

Hands on farmers son with lots of experience albeit not for a few years


I help manage to family farm in Perthshire and at weekends get stuck in!

AvailabilityStart: 05/09/2017, Finish: 31/10/2017
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?close to Edinburgh
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