CV reference number: 59996
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28 year old male, experienced herdsman/tractor driver from Powys Wales. Looking to go back too working on farms after working for a few years with a local concrete ground works company. I have years of experience with tractors, diggers, dumpers and ATV vehicles. Also I have experience doing planting ,ploughing, bailing, lambing, calving and fencing, I have an NVQ level 2 in mechanic's. Looking for full time farm work in Scotland.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2
Other qualifications

• 9 GCSEs • NVQ level 2 mechanics • 360 digger tickets • Dumper ticket • CSCS Health and Safety Card • UK Full Driving Licence

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experience

I have driven tractors from dextas to the newest of fendts. I can drive bobcats and have tickets for 360 diggers that I have been driving the last four years.Also I'm fully competent driving ATV vehicles.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Pig, Beef
Other livestock experience

Experience lambing 1200 ewes Calving 120 cattle 4 years full time contracting from fencing to bailing ploughing

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age28
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture

6ft 1" 17st

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

I enjoy working outside in a team or on my own. When I am not working I love pest control which I have done for 11 years.

Marital status

Partner 2 children live with me I have three children with my ex wife

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

I was brought up on my parents farm where we have sheep, cattle and have small amounts of wheat and oats so have been doing farm work from young age. I did a 2 year apprenticeship at Land Rover then went but to work for a contractor on his farm, where I did bailing, ploughing, planting and lifting potatoes. When working then got a bit slow I use too go lambing 1200 ewes at a local farm along side doing work for him. I've done fencing around 14 paddock for a race horse breeder. I wanted too try something a bit different so went to work for a grounds work company so learnt how to use diggers and dumpers, how to lay concrete to high standards. also doing yard work fixing tolls,equipment and running shop on yard selling agricultural implants and land drainage.

Hobbies

Pest control

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/03/2018, Finish: 01/01/2030
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionScotland
Where would you like to work?Scotland
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