Older guy with a passion for farming and harvest time looking for a summer grain harvest job in Southern England. Experienced with combines, balers, telehandlers, grain carting, field cultivations, HGV Class 1 licence. Easy to get on with, sense of humour, enjoy working in a team.
Full Car Licence, LGV/HGV Truck, LGV C+E (UK Only)
Tractor, Combine, Baler, HGV1, Telehandler/Fork Lift
Dairy, Beef, Calving
Raised on a dairy farm. Travelled to Australia and USA for three years, operating tractors, combines etc on large scale farms. In recent years completed 9 harvests in the USA, combining, grain carting, truck driving, autumn cultivations. Happy to elaborate on any details.
Several years of dairying and cattle farming up to 30 years of age.
Married to a very understanding wife! She's happy for me to be away for the harvest duration.
Volunteer work for local Church. Anything to do with rugby, spectating and/or refereeing. DIY projects on our home. Watching harvest videos on YouTube. Overseas holidays.
6'4" tall, 110kg
All healthy and ready to go.
Too much to get in this box, but happy to elaborate on any details. Three recent harvests in the USA, 2016/17/19, operating Case 8240 combine with 45ft draper head, 15,000 acres of cereals harvested. 2018 ran a Claas 750tt for a short period in Devon. Last summer I ran a Fendt 936 and MF 2270 hd baling hay and straw in the Cotswolds largely on my own.
Currently working as a self employed Class 1 HGV driver on bulk tipper work, mostly grain and animal feed.
Start: 01/05/2021 Finish: Not Specified
South & South East
Open to suggestions, but Southern half of England would be great.