I have being operating large machinery and working on large dairy farms for many years. I grew up on a dairy farm and have been involved in all aspects from mowing silage to spreading slurry. I take pride in my work and work well in stressful environments and as part of a team. I'm 20 in March.
Mainly Arable, Mixed Farming
Irish Junior and Leaving Certificate. Currently studying BSc Degree in Agricultural Science at University College Dublin.
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Dairy, Beef, Calving
I have operated modern Claas, Valtra, New Holland, McCormick and John Deere tractors. Carrying out slurry spreading, zero grazing, mowing silage, road haulage work large 34 ft bale trailers etc,, diet feeding, bale transporting, spraying, fertiliser spreading, animal transport, fencing post driver, agitating slurry, rolling. I have operated modern JCB and Volvo loading shovels and JCB telehandlers feeding animals, stacking bales, loading trailers, cleaning out sheds, moving pallets, filling meal bins etc.
I have milked on many dairy farms from an 8 unit to 30 unit herringbone and 50 unit rotary parlours.
Play GAA, gym, cycling, hunting.
6ft 2inchs, 80kg
Summers of 2016, 2017 and 2020 - Worked on a 400 cow dairy farm as a machinery operator and milker. From zero-grazing, slurry spreading to drawing bales on 34ft trailer through towns and villages and general farm work.
School work placement September to December 2017- Mechanics helped service tractors and balers.
December 2017- May 2020 (temporary break while I complete my leaving cert) - 440 cow dairy worked as machinery operator, milker and relief milker, training in new staff and taking responsibility of milking quality, hygiene and cow health.
May to June 2020- Milking 220 cows, drawing silage and spreading slurry.
January 2021- present -Farm relief operator milking cows and general farm work
Start: 01/05/2021 Finish: Not Specified
I would like to work with a large harvest crew in the UK. Operating various machines.