I'm Matt from Cambridge
I am a highly skilled arable operator, hardworking and energetic and take pride in my work. I have had several years experience on a large scale farm and am willing to learn new skills and looking to progress my career,willing to go almost anywhere.
BTEC, City and Guilds
Mainly Arable, Mixed Farming
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Combine, Ploughing, Drilling, PA1, PA2, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Driving a rang of tractors ranging for 100-400hp but have used 620 quadtrac aswell on secondary cultivations.
Main operator of Lexion 770 with 40ft cut
Agrifac 36m Endurance sprayer and Amazone trailed 5200 super
Ploughing with 7 furrow semi mounted Dowdeswell
I worked on a mixed consisting mainly beef and sheep and also done fair amount of work with poultry aswell producing 7000 eggs and very limited experience in dairy only done about couple months of it
My ideal aspiration would like to get to assistant farm manager/foreman ideally I would need accommodation aswell preferably
I like to go to pubs and gym also to play and watch football.
Iam 6ft tall weigh about 16 stone but quite physically motivated.
In my present role I carry out all fertilising with Amazone ZATS spreader (40m) with variable rate RTK and trimble fitted to tractor. I am also experienced in using 14m Cousin Rolls; grain carting; power harrowing; and drilling with a 6m tine drill with John Deere 6215R on front, and various tasks with a JCB teleporter; slug pelleting with a quad bike, pressing with a John Deere 8360RT with green star and 10m Simba Culti-press. I have also used a twin leg mole drainer.
Since 2014 I have been the lead combine driver using a Claas Lexion 770 with 40ft.cut and have also have experience spraying with a 40m Agrifac Sprayer. I have also had experience drilling rape with a Simba flatliner. I have carried out a lot of estate work, i.e. working with chainsaws and chipper and have my chainsaw and chipper certificate. I also have an industrial forklift certificate. I passed my trailer test in June 2014.
During 2016 I had refresher courses including rough terrain telescopic handling; first aid; abrasives discs and manual handling. I also carried out basic training on how to operate a digger and ATV training.
I took a refresher course taken during 2020 on rough terrain and industrial forklifts. In 2021 I done a vast amount of spraying with 36m Amazone 5200 super and done a basic welding course.
Start: 01/03/2022 Finish: Not Specified
Preferably on a modern large Arable Farm but willing to to try all aspects