CV Ref No. CV Reference No. - 90640

9 years experience in both arable, potato and vegetable crop sectors, spraying, drilling, harvesting and main cultivations. Located near Ely, Cambridgeshire.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualifications

Not listed

Type of farming wanted

Mainly Arable

Other qualifications

PA1, 2, 4S & 4G
Crawler licence H
Phostoxin licence
Telehandler and forklift licence
HGV class 1 and 2
Digital TACHO card

Driving Licence

Full Car Licence, LGV/HGV Truck

Equipment experience

Tractor, Combine, Ploughing, Drilling, PA1, PA2, HGV1, HGV 2 and 3, Tracked Machine, Telehandler/Fork Lift, Other harvesters

Livestock experience

Not listed

Other equipment experience

Sprayers - Agrifac, Bateman, RB25 and Chafer

DeWulf potato harvester

Claas combine

RTK and Trimble satellite navigation

Garford hoe

Drills - Stanhay, Agricola, Monosem, Lely, Horsch Pronto and Kleine Unicorn.

Main cultivation work

Other livestock experience

-

Personal information
Sex

Male

Other Information

-

Age

36

Marital status

-

Nationality

United Kingdom

Where are you currently living?

Norfolk

First language

English

Do you have the right to work in the UK?

Yes

Other languages

-

Hobbies

-

Pen picture (Height, weight etc.)

-

Relevant health problems

-

Farming background

Farm, Cheveley Sept 2019 May 21

•Sprayman, spraying arable crops, sugar beet and root crops in a Agrifac self-propelled machine

•Drill man for wheat and barley using a Horsch Pronto, and sugar beet using a Kleine Unicorn

•Main cultivation work

•Combine harvester driver

•Use of Greenstar RTK and Trimble

•Workshop maintenance, general machinery maintenance, welding and fabrication.

•Farm maintenance and groundwork

July 2017 Sept 2019

•Sprayman, spraying and application of slug pellets to potatoes, arable crops and green beans in a Bateman self- propelled machine.

•Drill man for wheat using a Lely drill, and sugar beet using a Monosem direct drill.

•Key part of potato planting team, bed tilling / marking out.

•Use of RTK satellite navigation systems, for example setting out potato fields.

•Main cultivations and big tractor work.

•Workshop maintenance, general machinery maintenance, welding and fabrication.

•Irrigation of potatoes and onions.

•Drain jetting and field maintenance.

•Farm maintenance and ground work.

Farm Sept 2016 July 2017

•Drill man for carrots, parsnips, onions and sugarbeet via a Stanhay drill

•Spray man, spraying carrots, parsnips, onions, wheat, rye, sugar beet and potatoes in a Bateman self-propelled machine

•Band-spraying of crops

•Inter-row hoeing with a Garford hoe

•Machinery maintenance

•General farm work

June 2015 Sept 2016

•Drill man for the parsnip and carrot part of the business, using both Stanhay and Agricola Italiana drills

•Spray man, spraying both carrots, parsnips and onions using a trailed Chafer sprayer

•Weed wiping carrot and parsnip crops

•Inter-row hoeing with a Garford hoe

•Onion lifting prior to harvesting

•Machinery maintenance

•General farm work

February 2015 June 2015

•Spray man wheat, barley and OSR, driving an RB25 sprayer

•Main cultivation work

•Machinery maintenance, tractor servicing etc.

•General farm work

August 2012 February 2015

•DeWulf potato harvester driver and maintenance experience

•Potato planting; lead tractor in gang operating a Standen Powervator

•Spraying using an RB55 sprayer and slug pelleting qualifications PA1, 2 & 4S

•Experience of operating a Bateman sprayer predominantly spraying onions, potatoes and seedbed preparation

•Use of RTK satellite navigation systems, for example setting out potato fields

•Cultivation work, such as land busting, straw mixing and pulling wheelings

•Onion drilling, some experience with a Kverneland drill

•Irrigation of potatoes and onions

•Mechanical maintenance of farm equipment

•General tractor driving

•Fork lift operating

•Working with and managing foreign workers

Haulage Contractor March 2011 July 2012

•HGV class 1 driver, delivering agricultural machinery across the UK and Western/Eastern Europe.

•Gained experience of driving as part of role, Claas combines, tractor and tele-handlers. JCB diggers, Fastracs and tele-handlers. John Deer tractors and combines. Fendt tractors.

•Utilising an A frame Geberecker trailer with standard and wide loads, such as Claas combine harvesters, tractors, drills, cultivators, foragers, sprayers, balers and JCBs.

•Pulling a Jumbo Helmond trailer with assorted agricultural machinery (as above).

•Responsible for the disassembly and reassembly of combine harvesters for transport and delivery, for example wheels, tracks, header, grain hatches, body panels and steps.

•Delivery of items either directly onto farm or to main dealers.

•Good understanding of the use of permits and import/export documentation.

•Familiar with weekend working and over nights.

Haulage Company February 2011 March 2011

•Driving an HGV2 8 wheeler bulk blower delivering animal feed onto farms

•Record keeping for the TASCC; code of practice for road haulage of combinable crops and animal feeds

•Basic maintenance of vehicle, for example greasing of all moving parts

•Good management of driving hours

•People facing with an element of customer service and relationship building

•Expected number of deliveries vary on day to day basis, time management required

Events Company September 2010 February 2011

Driving HGV1 vehicles to transport exhibition trailers across UK and Europe

Management of exhibition trailer assembly and de-assembly on site

Overnight stays required as part of role

Client interaction and relationship building

Maintenance of vehicles; for example side markers and brakes

Types of exhibitions trailers include; Howdens Joinery, Barclays Bank and Syngenta Crop Protection

Promotion set builds for LG televisions

Various transportations for lighting and television companies, for example ITV

Best connection drivers agency August 2010 January 2011

Driving for various companies

flat work

taut line work

-Wincanton; fridge unit work

Haulage Company July 2006 August 2010

Driving an HGV2 8 wheeler bulk blower delivering animal feed onto farms

Record keeping for the TASCC; code of practice for road haulage of combinable crops and animal feeds

Basic maintenance of vehicle, for example greasing of all moving parts

Good management of driving hours

Development of customer relationships via face to face interactions

General building and farm workApril 2005 June 2006

•Brick laying

•General farm work on a livestock farm

Artificial Grass Company November 2001 March 2005

Building and laying of safety surfaces within childrens play areas and schools

Management of build team

Customer meetings prior to implementation

Problem solving during build stages

Ability to understand working drawings

Transported equipment required and managed a 3 month project in Spain

Preferences
Availability

Start: 29/10/2021 Finish: Not Specified

Preferred region

East Anglia

Type of job

Permanent

Where would you like to work?

Cambridgeshire

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