Enthusiastic and willing to learn tractor driver/general farm worker, aiming to progress to combine operator/cultivations. Looking for arable work, preferably not road work. Ideally in Somerset, Dorset or Wiltshire.
10 passes at GCSE.
3 Alevels in product design, maths and physics (ABB)
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Ploughing, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Majority of tractor experience is from using equipment on family farm and helping neighbours during busy periods.
Trailering-grass, maize, cereals, onions and potatoes
Grass work-mowing, tedding, raking, trailering silage next to self propelled and trailed harvesters
Cultivations-ploughing, subsoiling, powerharrowing and rolling
Fertiliser spreading on wheat, maize and grassland
Telescopic (not a ticket holder but confident operator) loading grain lorries, unloading seed/fertiliser lorries, stacking bales in sheds and onto trailers, loading dung spreaders, loading diet feeder for cows and general lifting/pallet tine work. (Bucket, dung grab, shear grab, bale squeezer, bale spikes, pallet tines and man basket)
Forklift (not a ticket holder but confident operator) experience moving pallets, unloading lorries and stacking potato boxes.
360 excavator-(1/3 tonne mini excavators) drainage, trenching for gas pipes, grading gravel, concrete preparation with laser level.
Some workshop/fabrication experience
Experience using Trimble light bars and Fendt gps/computer
I know how a grease gun and pressure washer works and am keen to keep machinery and cabs clean.
Grown up on a dairy farm with a sheep flock. I have a good understanding of moving animals and some basic practices.
Cycling, walking, photography
2020 summer-harvest job in Lincolnshire harvesting wheat, onions and potatoes as well as general farm work.
2020 lockdown-working with dad on family farm whilst driving tractor and trailer for neighbours during silage.
Pre 2020 lockdown-6th form during the week and helping at home when possible/relief feeding and scraping up for neighbour
Start: 05/10/2020 Finish: Not Specified
Ideally Somerset, Dorset or Wiltshire however would consider different locations on my way home from Lincolnshire.