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English, Bsc Degree in Agriculture with Crop Management from Harper Adams. Highly experienced machinery operator looking to step up in my career.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

Bsc Degree in Agriculture with Crop Management (Harper Adams), FDsc Degree in Agriculture (Aberystwyth), PA1, PA2, PA4S, PA4G, NROSO, Tele-handler, Chainsaw. Highly experienced with all forms of Ag technology, such as variable rate drilling and fertiliser spreading through Soyl. Greenstar, Ag Leader, Trimble auto guidance and telematics systems. Some experience with Gatekeeper.

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, PA1, PA2, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

All size of tractors up to 600hp Case Quadtracs. Experience with Case, Fendt, CAT, John deere, JCB, CLAAS and New holland machinery. Primary and secondary cultivation experience with Vaderstad, Keeble, SIMBA, Kvernland and Horsh equipment. Drilling experience with 8m Vaderstad Rapid, 6m Amazone Cayenna, 4m Horsch Sprinter and 6m Weaving GD. Combining with Case Axial Flow 9120 with a 35 foot cut, Claas Lexion 750 with a 30 foot cut. Spraying experience with Bateman RB55 and 36m boom, Knight trailed sprayer and 24m boom. Chaser bin experience, bale chaser experience, fertilising, slug pelleting, avadexing, mowing, raking, tedding, hedge cutting, lorry loading etc.

Livestock experienceSheep
Other livestock experience

Been involved with shearing, worming, foot bathing etc.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6'3", 13 stone, athletic build.

Relevant health problems


Other Information

Physically fit and strong, hard working, very enthusiastic, high aptitude for learning new skills.

Marital status


Where are you currently living?Kent
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Always been involved with farming from a very young age through family and friends. Completed four harvest seasons for a large scale arable contractor, including two seasons on primary cultivations with Case Magnums and Quadtracs, plus a season on a Case Axial Flow combine. Employed for two years on 25,000 acre arable farm in Western Australia, where I was responsible for all drilling, chasing/ relief combining. Undertook placement year (15 months) on a large farming estate as an arable operator, main roles included bale chasing and cultivations with Fendt 828 and Fendt 939. Carried out all the primary cultivations and drilling across 3500 acres in Hertfordshire, with Cat Challenger 77E/ 845D and Vaderstad/ Amazone cultivation/drilling equipment. Obtained a 2:1 degree in Agriculture with Crop Management from Harper Adams. Current lead arable operator responsible for all drilling, spraying and combining on farm.


Socialise with friends, I enjoy game shooting and clay shooting as hobbies.

AvailabilityStart: 01/04/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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