CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 88227

Mechanical engineer (currently on furlough/sabbatical) with some agricultural experience seeking temporary farm work in Scotland. I am interested in agriculture and would like to gain experience with livestock, perhaps I could assist with lambing.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

Not listed

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Livestock, Mixed Farming

Other qualifications

I have a technical background (mechanical engineering) and my farming experience is limited, but I am interested in agriculture and I'd like to learn more.

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence

Equipment experience

Combine

Livestock experience

Dairy

Other equipment experience

I helped a friend during the wheat harvest and drove a combine. I also have good experince using a chainsaw.

Other livestock experience

I have some stock experience from helping on a dairy farm (250 Holstein cows). However this was often non-manual work, such as preparation of drawings to seek planning permission for a new shed and covered collection yard. The farmers explained the workings of a dairy farm to me (calving, calf rearing, hay and silage making, feeding, milking etc) and I once assisted with calving.

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

I am physically fit and don't mind getting my hands dirty.

Age

54

Marital status

Single

Nationality

German

Where are you currently living?

Renfrewshire

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

I like the outdoors, hill walking and cycling.

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

Height 180 cm, weight 80 kg

Relevant health problems

N/A

Farming background

Apr. 2020 PresentSelf-employed, Scotland

Furlough / Sabbatical; volunteer work for Renfrewshire Council and the NHS

Mar. 2006 Mar. 2020 Self-employed, South West England and Scotland

Structural Engineer

Jan. 2001 Dec. 2005 Airbus, Chester

Stress Engineer

Oct. 1998 Dec. 2000 Cammell Laird (shipyard), Birkenhead

Marine Design Engineer

Oct. 1997 Sep. 1998 Huss Maschinenfabrik, Bremen, Germany

Design Engineer

Oct. 1995 Aug. 1997 Bremer Vulkan Werft (shipyard), Bremen, Germany

Mechanical Engineer

Preferences
Availability

Start: 01/03/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

Scotland

Type of job

Temporary

Where would you like to work?

Scotland

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