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Male 52,  fully experienced operator with passion for farming seeks mixed farm job in N. Eng/Scotland.  

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Three Science A levels

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, PA1, PA2, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Fencing, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Tractors of various makes up to 550HP Artics, SP foragers, sprayers and mowers. Trailed foragers, balers round and big square, corn and precision drills (maize and sugar beet). Range of cultivation tackle up to 7F plough with 3.5m press, 4.5m sumo trio, 8m unipress. Occasional combine driving and ATV targeted spraying (skylark plots and environmental schemes). Welding and major fabrication projects. All experience gained through three periods of varied employment 1990 to present.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Calving
Other livestock experience

All livestock experience at large mixed dairy/arable estate with some sheep. Experience of dairy/beef calves and young stock up to and including first calving/slaughter. General sheep handling experience, not including lambing.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age52
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft, 105kg

Relevant health problems

None. Only one day missed in present employment.

Other Information

I am currently a First Aider at work. A Parish Councillor and regular Blood Donor.

Marital status

I have been married for 26 years and have two children aged 25 years and 22 years.

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

3 years - Grass drying and feed compounding plant - tractor, HGV and production work. 6 years - General farm contracting company - grass/maize silage, bailing, spraying and fabrication. 13 years - Large mixed dairy/arable estate - GFW, silage production, stock work, metal work and fabrication. 8.5 years to present - Very large all arable estate - all cultivations, specialist precision drilling and spraying, metal work and fabrications projects, irrigation and occasional combine driving.

Hobbies

I have active interests in aviation (military and commercial) and astronomy.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 03/07/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionNorth East
Where would you like to work?Northumberland/Borders
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