General operative looking to operate machinery anywhere throughout the UK.
Mainly Arable, Mixed Farming
Forklift handling cert and full clean license.
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Combine, Baler, Ploughing, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing
Hedgecutting Mowing, lifting, baling , drawing silage in bales and bulk loads Carting grain and straw. Stacking hay, straw and silage. ploughing , power harrowing , spreading fertiliser and spraying crops. Spreading dung , wrapping silage, tedding silage and raking it and baling it.
Intensive Grassland management, rearing calves all the way to beef. Dosing and debudding calves. Have been working on stock my own farm since 2011. Calving and lambing in pens and using the calving jack when needed.
I got a merit award for the Angus Beef Schools Competition coming into Top 40 out of 200 schools that entered to win 5 Angus calves.
farming and play a bit of hurling in my spare time.
6ft one inches tall. 70kgs in weight
(Northampton and Essex in summer of 2019)
Responsible for operating heavy and expensive machinery for hay, haylage, silage and grain harvesting. Every day a plan was put in place for the tasks to do for the day.
The Grain Harvest took place on the second farm in Northampton. Huge responsibility was given in a timely manner to work against the changeable weather.
Communicating with other workers about the tasks was key to being successful such as organising and servicing machinery on the evening before the next day. This ensured that machinery were ready to go for the next morning.
This job allowed me to continue building my organisational, communication and team work skills while working simultaneously with groups in a professional and friendly manner.
Grain Company; (February 2017-August 2018)
Involved with the grain business taking stock, orders and meeting and dealing with farmer issues and queries.
Assisted with an agronomist on Chemicals, Fertilisers and Seed.
Managing a branch and store for grain to Guinness and carried out HACCP analysis.
Soil sampling, on a weighbridge for the harvest, loading grain and managing grain zones,. Pushing up grain. Doing HACCP analysis with constant monitoring of pests such as mice and rats. Delivering and preparing spray for farmers.
Start: 13/06/2021 Finish: Not Specified
South & South East