Irish male currently partaking in an arable harvest in Northumberland. My main role is the operation of a Case Quadtrac with primary and secondary cultivation duties. I have 7 years experience operating machinery and I am keen to remain in the UK to pursue a career full time in the arable sector.
Level 8 Honours Degree in Process & Engineering Management
Level 7 Degree in Road Transport Technology & Management
Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence
Tractor, Combine, Baler, Ploughing, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters
7 years experience operating modern, hi - tech machinery. Multiple years experience in all aspects of the arable and grass sector, eg. Combine, Straw/Silage Bailing, Grain/Silage Carting, Slurry/Dung Spreading. Also have 4 years experience spreading bulk fertilizer, which includes operating the most advanced spreader in Ireland at the time. Currently operating a Case Quadtrac, consisting of Primary and Secondary Cultivations on an 1100 hectare arable farm.
Limited experience handling cattle and sheep on my uncles farm.
Watching sports and socialising with friends.
Height: 5"11 Weight: 12 stone
2013 - 2016: Machine Operator on a 700 hectare mixed arable and livestock farm. Main duties included ploughing, primary & secondary cultivations, grain carting and straw bailing.
2016 - 2020: Machine Operator for a local Agricultural Contractor. Main Duties included all aspects of land reclamation, contract arable work and contract grass work.
2020 - Present: Harvest Worker on an 1100 hectare arable farm in Northumberland UK: Main duties include operating a Case Quadtrac and machinery maintenance. Mainly able to carry out my own maintenance. Do all my own MIG welding and machinery repairs.
Start: 30/10/2020 Finish: Not Specified
Preferably on an arable/mixed farm as I have a passion for arable farming and I am keen to pursue a career in the sector.