CV reference number: 63592
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BTec qualified 18 year old with some dairy and sheep/lambing experience, looking for work in Gloucestershire or the surrounding counties.  

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

BTec Engineering - Level 1/Pass; BTec Countryside & Environment - Level 2/Merit; BTec Agriculture - Level 2 /Distinction - Hartpury Top Level 2 Diploma Student in Agriculture and Farm Mechanisation 2017. BTec Agriculture - Level 3 Subsidiary/Distinction BTec Level 2 - Distinction

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Lantra Chainsaw Maintenance & Cross Cutting; Lantra Lift Truck (Load All Operations): Rough Terrain Telescopic Material Handler (Pallet & Bulk) without stabilisers; ATV – All Terrain Use including Loads & Trailer Eqpt. Lantra Tractor Driving (passed June 2018)

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Experience of dairy and sheep via work placements and course modules as part of studies at Hartpury College. 2 x dairy placements: Uttoxeter, Staffordshire: milking 200 head of cattle twice a day, feeding and cleaning out young stock. Basic farm maintenance including fencing. Sandhurst, Gloucestershire milking 350 head of cattle, general care and feeding of young stock and basic farm maintenance. General farm work on Hartpury College farm: care of young stock, yard duties, general farm maintenance. Sheep/Lambing: Bude, Cornwall: Pre-lambing preparations - setting up lambing pens, organising lambing kit. Lambing from 5am to 11pm, post lambing treatment including tube feeding, tail docking, castration, injecting of antibiotics. Hartpury College Farm: General care of sheep including drenching, dagging, foot care, minor experience of shearing.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving Licenseprovisional
Personal information
SexMale
Age18
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
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I am a hard working and motivated individual, recently completing BTEC level L3 Subsidiary in Agriculture. I have completed BTec L2 courses in Countryside & Environment (2016) and Agriculture (2017), gaining a Merit & Distinction in consecutive years. I am seeking a position in farming, where I can continue to develop my skills and look forward to and enjoy a career in farming/agriculture. I am happy to work in a team or on my own and during the last two years have fulfilled both roles, in some areas taking the lead with my peers. I have farm work/ agriculture experience from Hartpury College, 2 work placements (Gloucestershire & Cornwall) and 1 x 3 weeks voluntary placement in Staffordshire. In 2017, at Hartpury College, I won the Top Student award in the Level 2 Diploma for Agriculture and Farm Mechanisation. I am slim built (6ft 3 inches tall and weigh approx. 11.5 stone), but strong for my build

Relevant health problems

None.

Other Information

I have mild dyslexia.

Marital status

No

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

Studies at Hartpury College and work placements as detailed under stock experience and included in attached CV. All general farm estate skills including pollarding, coppicing, hedge-laying and fencing.

Hobbies

Walking Jack Russell dog. Reading. Meeting up with friends.

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AvailabilityStart: 05/07/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Gloucestershire
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