CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 48427
English 28 year old - arable trials / breeding and horticultural experience
Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

Not listed

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Arable

Other qualifications

A Levels in Photography B, Business D, Media D GCSE English B, Science C, Maths B

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Combine, PA1, Telehandler/Fork Lift

Livestock experience

Sheep

Other equipment experience

Trailer Licence B+E Tractors used for plot drilling, using gps and front power harrow. Use of trailers. Counterbalance forklift use around a warehouse with potato boxes. Telehandler loading and unloading lorries, and various movement of trials equipment and stores of seed. Plot combine, used to harvest important breeding trials where purity was key, and using two ground crew. ATV experience, both Quad bike and John Deere Gator. Completed training for PA2 - yet to take test.

Other livestock experience

1 Month Lambing

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

Keen to learn new skills and willing to relocate. Further references available on request from Limagrain and NIAB.

Age

28

Marital status

-

Nationality

United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?

Cambridgeshire

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?<

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

Touch Rugby, Hiking/ Walking , Motorcyle

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

6ft 2 14 stone

Relevant health problems

Crohns - one half day every 8 weeks needed for hospital treatment. Condition has never effected work otherwise.

Farming background

Wheat Trials Officer – (April 2016 – January 2016) Use of agricultural machinery, forklifts, trial design, supervision of harvest students, Seed preparation, Assessments, Field Trials Officer – Trials Delivery Team – NIAB (August 2013 – April 2016) Growing Glasshouse exhibits, Monitoring Pest and Disease, Field Trials – Seed prep, Drilling, Planting, Crop Assessments, Hand held plot spraying, Crop protection, Harvesting, Preparing for and assisting with open days. Research Assistant – Genetics and Breeding - NIAB (June 2013 – August 2013) Crossing Wheat, Harvesting, Sowing, Threshing – Recording data Trials Assistant – Ornamental, NIAB (Feburary 2013 – June 2013) Trials Assistant – Ornamentals, NIAB (January 2012 – November 2012) Caring for plants in trial: Potting, planting, weeding and watering. Temporary Lab Assistant – Analytical Services, NIAB (November 2011 – December 2011) Processing seed: Cleaning, NIR equipment, Seed counter, Seed quality. Temporary Field Trials Assistant, NIAB (September 2011 – October 2011) Packeting the correct weight of seed for agricultural trials Preparing Seed trays for drilling Onion/Potato grading Cottoning/ Fencing Temporary Trials Assistant – Ornamentals, NIAB (April 2011- August 2011)

Preferences
Availability

Start: 12/10/2019 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

East & East Anglia

Type of job

Any

Where would you like to work?

-

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