CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 86264

Experienced operator looking for a harvest job

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

City and Guilds

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Arable

Other qualifications

Level 2 diploma in land based management.
Level 2 chainsaw maintenance and operations.
Sit in / astride all terrain vehicle.
Trailer test.
Emergency first aid at work (expires 14/01/22).
Telescopic forklift.

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence

Equipment experience

Tractor, Ploughing, PA1, PA2, PA3, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Fencing

Livestock experience

Beef, Sheep, Lambing

Other equipment experience

I undertook my apprenticeship on a 300 acre mixed farm that also contract farms a further 500 arable acres.

I have gained experience in cultivating, rolling, slug pelleting, grain hauling and grain drying, mowing, tedding and raking, bale hauling and digger work.

I have also gained experience in potato and maize hauling on a freelance basis.

Other livestock experience

I have worked on a mixed farm with a flock of 300 commercial ewes, 50 pure bread Texel herd and store lambs. We also house 60 head of store cattle over winter.

I was involved in all aspects of sheep management including vaccinating and injecting, drenching, foot trimming etc.

I am a confident shepherd having been involved in lambing for several years and was given the responsibility of solo night lambing this year.

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

Since leaving my last position I have been doing casual work in construction and fencing until I start lambing work in February.

Age

18

Marital status

No

Nationality

United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?

Herefordshire

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

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Hobbies

I am an active member of Young Farmers; representing my club Eardisley, I took part in the National entertainments competition in 2019 which we won and was also part of the GENSB tug of war team which won the championship in 2018 and 2019. I also compete in tug of war for Hay on Wye and enjoy playing rugby where my team were North Midlands Cup and league winners in 2019. I am also a keen game shooter.

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

-

Relevant health problems

No

Farming background

I undertook my apprenticeship on a 300 acre mixed farm that also contract farms a further 500 arable acres. I have learnt a lot during this time but am now looking to broaden my knowledge and experience.

I am hard working and reliable and have a full, clean driving licence.

Preferences
Availability

Start: 01/05/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

-

Type of job

Seasonal

Where would you like to work?

Any location subject to availability of accommodation.

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