Experienced Tractor Driver looking for work, I hold a Lantra Telehandler licence & have 360 excavator experience, I have worked on various arable farms in the UK & Australia and Norway, I am hard working, punctual, conscientious and mechanically minded/sympathetic.
NCA, NVQ Level 1
Mainly Arable, Other
C&G 3667 - Fibre optic engineer
FOA - CFOT - Certified fibre optic technician
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence, LGV/HGV Truck
Tractor, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing
Lantra Telehandler licence
IPAF 1b - Tracked remote control spider lift ticket
360 excavator experience - mostly Kubota & Hitachi - no ticket
7.5t C1 + E licence
Cable laying machines
JD Starfire & Trimble GPS Guidance
I have worked many lambing seasons in Northumberland
Car & Motorcycle mechanics, DIY and reading a good book..
I have worked on Farms throughout my working life in the UK and abroad in Australia and Norway.
I have also worked in the Hospitality industry as a restaurant manager and also building Fibre Optic Telecoms networks in the UK and Ireland.
For a number of years i was self employed doing Property Maintenance and Landscaping.
Most relevant Arable Agricultural experience as follows
'91 - '92 NVQ level 1 Agriculture at Kirkley Hall, Northumberland
'92 - '93 NCA at Kirkley Hall, Northumberland
'93 - '94 Mixed Arable, Pigs, sheep, Northumberland
'94 - '95 Contract fencing and hedge cutting, Northumberland
'96 - '97 Farm & Forestry work, Storen, Norway
'99 & '00 seasons, Research Assistant, Maize trails data correlation at various sites in UK, Northampton based
late '99 Wheat Harvest, New South Wales, Australia, using New Holland 9882
early '00 Cultivation New South Wales, Australia using Case Quadtrac & CAT Challenger
'04 - '09 Self employed Property maintenance/renovation & Landscaping Northumberland
'07 Harvest & Cultivation, Suffolk using John Deere 6930 & 8530 Half Trac
'11 - '15 Harvest & Cultivation, Dorset using Fendt 820 & 936 and Claas Scorpion telehandler.
I also have experience using both JD Starfire and Trimble GPS guidance systems.
The diversity of the machinery I have enjoyed operating over the years is extensive and I continue to be extremely capable of driving any kind of machinery. I have had jobs, training and hobbies that have used my technical and mechanical expertise and interests, and I have no doubt that I am totally capable of the job specifications and requirements.
Start: 25/02/2021 Finish: Not Specified