CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 73847

Experience and highly motivated person available for seasonal work in UK . I am looking for employment to suit my skills for a short term period during Covid . I have experience in large agricultural machines that I have been operating in Australia on 3 previous seasons 2010 to 2013

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

NVQ Level 1, BTEC, NDA

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Arable, Mixed Farming

Other qualifications

NVQ 1 Agriculture and NDA (National Diploma In Agriculture) 3 year course at Reaseheath College of Agriculture

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Combine, Drilling, Tracked Machine

Livestock experience

Dairy, Beef

Other equipment experience

Large John Deere machines John Deere 9860sts with MacDon flexi front John Deere 9420t with John Deere 1910 air seeder and 62 air hoe . John Deere. 8220 , John Deere 9630 Case 7120 with 40 head. Harvesting with oil seed rape header

I did the header and sowing seasons for 2010, 2011,2012 and 2013.

3 harvest and 3 sowing season

Had the opportunity to drive some of the largest machines available In Australia.

Helped out on an arable farm for last years harvest in Hampshire . Carting grain using 16T trailers and 2400 JCB Fast trac.

Other livestock experience

Herdsman in my middle Diploma year at college 1989/90

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

Good day , Ive had plenty of experience with large machines in Victoria Australia . Having done 3 seasons of combining and sowing between 2010 to 2013 for a friend . John Deere 9420T John Deere 9630 John Deere 8220 John Deere 9860 STS combine. All operated with Green Star GPS. JCB 2400 Fast Trac I have used large cultivation equipment , mainly Harrows and all rounders whilst in Australia and Uk Im able to work long hours of 15+ and am reliable enough to be left to work alone . Im available to start any position immediately. I am currently home in UK from Asia I have a great to do attitude and can muck into any jobs on hand . Any machines Im not familiar with I can pick up the operational knowledge very quickly once shown . Lots of hours driving John Deere tractors using John Deere 1910 air seeder with John Deere 1830 Air Hoe Drill 5-section 61-ft. My experience in Victoria Australia saw me doing @ 12,000 acres of sowing which included wheat, barley and canola. Im able to operate for long hours of 15 to 19 hours day or night, plenty of overtime is no problem . I always practice proper safety measures around machines and respect other peoples property . Good at maintaining machines and keeping the work cabs clean . I have a very good attitude to any job in hand , working to obtain maximum commercial speed to achieve target production times and hopefully getting the best results . Along with my previous experience of intense farming using some of the largest machines available on the market , I have run my own businesss and I know the importance of safe work ethics and target best operational costs . I dont hold a HGV , Teleporter or Sprayer licence . As Im only here for a few months I do not have my own transport, hopefully that is not a problem. I have a clean Uk licence . Im only looking for a short employment of @ 3months before returning to Asia available immediately if required. I am located up in Cumbria at the moment but I able to get to any new job position by train . I would be looking for accommodation . I am a non smoker and hardly drink. Look forward to hearing from you soon ,

Age

50

Marital status

Single , no dependants

Nationality

British

Where are you currently living?

Cumbria

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

Travel , Hiking, Scuba Diving , running , swimming , photography, clay pigeon shooting

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

5 11. 80kg

Relevant health problems

None

Farming background

From a young age Ive been around farms. Grew up learning about farm machinery in a local contracting farm in my village. Main machines were Massey Ferguson and JCB Worked on a dairy arable farm in Oxfordshire for a year if my NDA course . I did 3 harvest and 3 sowing seasons in Victoria , Australia on a 13,000 acre farm .

I was the sole driver for the farm with the contracts being around 6 weeks of work .

Preferences
Availability

Start: 05/05/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

-

Type of job

Temporary

Where would you like to work?

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