CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 86607

Experienced Ploeger EPD 520 operator

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications


Type of farming wanted

Mainly Arable

Other qualifications

ANCA Pig Unit Management Bishop Burton
NCFM Shuttleworth
PA1/2 & 6 ATB
Materials Handler Certificate

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence, Tractor Licence, International

Equipment experience

Tractor, Combine, Ploughing, Drilling, PA1, PA2, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters

Livestock experience


Other equipment experience

New Holland TF 46 Combine

Claas Dominator 108 Combine

T7 290 Auto Command

T7 270 Auto Command

T7 210 Power Command

NH 7050

Case Puma 240 with RTK guidance

Claas Challenger 75 Tracked Crawler

Sumo Trio 3

Ploeger EPD 520/530 Pea Harvester

Kverneland LO Variomatic 6 furrow plough

Lemken Euro 8 6 furrow plough

Simba 5.5 metre discs

Simba 5.5 metre trailed press

Votex 3 metre front topper with rear mounted swinging arm topper

Bailey 16 tonne trailer

Kuhn 6004 Power Harrow

Faresin & JCB Telescopic Materials Handler

Amazon Cayena 6m Drill

Other livestock experience

Historical management of 250 Sow unit in Suffolk

Recent limited experience on extensive outdoor unit

Personal information


Other Information

Self-employed agricultural engineer for 12 years. Excellent workshop skills. Big team player with usual Yorkshire humour thrown in. Worked for 6 months at Ploeger Roosendaal in the Netherlands assembling EPD520



Marital status

Married although no accommodation required for spouse.



Where are you currently living?


First language


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Own a scuba diving centre in Turkey. As a Master Instructor I teach people to dive. 4500 people so far. Watch plenty of sport & sit in the sun on my terrace in Turkey. Support Middlesbrough, it's a tougfh job but someones got to do it

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

1.8 metres tall 97kg Fit and strong(although not as strong as 30 years ago) Never had a day off sick. Eight Covid Jabs Received

Relevant health problems

Farming background

1987 Kent. Lorry/trailer/viner driver

2000/2001 East Yorkshire Viner driver and shift fitter

1995-2007 Self Employed Agricultural Engineer.

2018 Mixed Farmers -Suffolk. Corn Carting Grain sampling Rolling Power Harrowing Press/Disc Operation

2019 Mixed Farmers -Suffolk As above but added experience with ploughs

2020 Mixed Farmers -Suffolk As above but added Sumo and Disc/press experience

2021 Arable Farm - Suffolk As above

2022 Arable Farm - Suffolk As above

2023 Arable Farm Suffolk As Above

2024 As Above


Start: 01/07/2024 Finish: Not Specified

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