CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 18249

Tractor driver/stockman/shepherd/estate worker looking for work in Inverness-shire/Morayshire. Wide ranging arable, beef, sheep and estate experience. PA1/PA2, combine experience, telehandler, ATV and chainsaw certificates, stockman and general farm worker/workshop experience. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

City and Guilds, BSc

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Arable, Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming, Other

Other qualifications

Full UK driving license (inc trailer), PA1/PA2, telehandler/mast forklift ticket, small-large tree felling ticket including windblow and winch ticket, quadbike ticket, CSCS Health and Safety Card, BSc (Hons)

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence, International

Equipment experience

Tractor, Combine, Baler, Ploughing, Drilling, PA1, PA2, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing

Livestock experience

Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving

Other equipment experience

Tractors of varying sizes, combines. skid steers, fore-end loaders, diggers, airseeder, grain cart, cultivations and silage.

Other livestock experience

Calving experience of a 200 head closed herd (stabilisers and simmentals) beef fattening around 450 head. Inside lambing experience with mules and Dutch texels and all associated sheep and tupp work including assisting with shearing and dipping, worming and general sheep health tasks.

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

Full UK driving license (inc trailer), experience on family farms, estates, contractors and CO-OPs. Experience includes; combining, air seeding, spraying, GPS equipment, lime/fert application, all manner of ploughing/cultivation work, trailer work, topping, telehandler, backhoe, skidsteer, payloaders, quad bike duties, grain store duties, fencing, tractor duties on civil engineering project and sheep and beef cattle experience.

Age

39

Marital status

Married.

Nationality

British

Where are you currently living?

Aberdeenshire

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

Tractors (pulls, ploughing matches, working days, renovation), steam rallies, clay, driven and rough shooting, Land Rovers, modifying, off-roading, camping, hill walking and snowboarding.

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

6 ft 13 stone

Relevant health problems

None

Farming background

Extensive experience both in the UK for mixed farmers, estates and contract farming operations, USA and Canada for custom cutters, farmers and ranchers. This includes experience on a 1,000 acre mixed family run operation, 400 head of fattening cattle, wheat, beans, maize and silage (2010-2013). A 6,000 acre estate in Deeside, including a 250 head herd (Stabilisers and Simmentals), calving and fattening, 800 mules (indoor lambing), silage, feed barley and general estate work (2014-2017). Experience in N.America includes 600 head herd of Aberdeen Angus and 6,000 acres of wheat, custom cutting and lambing (2013-2014). Subsequently self employed work including 400 mules and indoor lambing and seed wheat and barley dressing and general tractor duties (2017-present).

Preferences
Availability

Start: 01/09/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

Scotland

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

Inverness-shire/Moray

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