CV reference number: 62813
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I am an 18 year old farmer from Stafford looking for work in the west midlands. I consider myself to work well within a team and I have good communication skills. I am a motivated individual who can also work well using my own initiative. I am reliable and work well under pressure; I am hardworking and always show real commitment to any job I undertake. I have good experience in tractor driving undertaking duties such as silaging, cultivation work, drilling, muck spreading, slurry spreading, fertilizer spreading and baling. I have experience in silaging and hay making including mowing, tedding, square baling, silage carting and wrapping both round and square bales. I have also undertook ploughing, cultivation work, bale carting and grain carting.  I also have experience working with livestock including sheep where I undertook duties such as lambing and I have also worked with cattle for the past 5/6 years undertaking duties such as milking, feeding, calving and bedding.  

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

Functional Skills- Maths Level 2, English Level 1 ICT Level 1- Distinction Principles of Science Level 1- Pass Chemistry and our Earth Level 2- Pass Handling Data and using Databases Level 2- Pass Application of Science Level 1- Pass Sport Level 1- Pass Reaseheath College- Land Based Studies Level 1- Distinction Level 1 Health and Safety in the Workplace

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

I have done lots of work with silage and hay making including mowing, tedding, raking, silage carting, square baling, a little bit of round baling, wraping both round and square bales. I have done a bit of ploughing and lots of cultivation work, slurry tanking and umbilicul cord, muck spreading with a dual and rear discharge spreader. I have done bale carting both round and square bales and both straw and silage bales and grain carting. I have also had a go with a combination drill, drilling some grass.

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

I have 3/4 years of experience with cattle including milking, feeding such as TMR feeding and bedding and I also have 3/4 years experience with sheep where I undertook activities such as lambing, feeding and a bit of foot trimming.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age18
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesN/A
Pen picture

I am 5ft,11 and weigh roughly 15 stone.

Relevant health problems

I have no health problems reported.

Other Information

I used to be a member of young farmers undertaking sporting activities and carcass judging and also undertook work experience at Tunstall Hall Farm, High Offley in 2014 for 2 weeks undertaking duties such as bedding, sorting cows, painting and rolling.

Marital status

Partner and 1 child

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

 Malpas- February 2018-April 2018- Agricultural Contractors, Swynnerton- April 2017- January 2018- General farming duties- Milking and tractor work.  Plant Hire, Eccleshall- September 2015- April 2017- Apprentice Construction plant maintenance Engineer- Assisted with the general maintenance of fleet hire equipment, servicing of equipment, Pre delivery inspection, on site fault finding and repairs including changing hydraulic pipes and rams and refitting tracks and changing tyres.  Farm, Eccleshall- June 2012-August 2015- Assisting in all work relating to milking and tractor work.  Haughton- I undertook weekend work when required from May 2014 -2018 labouring in bricklaying- carrying bricks, mixing cement, loading and unloading blocks, slab laying and basic digger driving.  Farm, Coniston- 2011-2015- Assisted with lambing during the Easter holidays; preparing the area for lambing, checking on ewes, moving sheep and general farm duties including fencing.

Hobbies

Outside of work time I enjoy fixing and going out on my tractor and also undertaking family activities.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 04/06/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionWest Midlands
Where would you like to work?On a farm
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