CV reference number: 64169
CV Headline

I have an MSc in Surveying and Environmental Management and wish to gain practical farm experience.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsMSc, BSc
Other qualifications

I hold a CSCS Academic/Professional Card, having passed the Construction Industry Training Board’s Health, Safety and Environment Test.

Equipment experienceNot listed
Other equipment experience

I have experience of using GPS equipment for land surveying

Livestock experienceNot listed
Other livestock experience
Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age46
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

Height approx. 174cm weight approx. 55kg

Relevant health problems
Other Information

I am looking to gain experience in the agricultural or horticultural sector and would like to work in agronomy or precision agriculture in time.

Marital status

No

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

I have recently worked for a small environmental consultancy in Cornwall (currently a zero hours contract). I have a detailed knowledge of the planning and collection of soil samples in relation to site investigations. I have also gained experience of soil logging and testing of ground density. Interpretation of soil testing results has also been an important part of my work. My recent MSc project focused on agricultural land and soil erosion; using geophysical and precision agriculture methods to improve nutrient management. The study was carried out with the assistance of a local farmer, who received a copy of the results of the project findings. I have also worked at a land-based college, supporting teaching and learning in the agriculture, equine and horticulture sectors.

Hobbies

I enjoy cycling and I am also a steward at public concerts held at Truro Cathedral.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 22/07/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Cornwall
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