CV reference number: 24712
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Aged 28 qualified light vehicle mechanic looking to pursue a career in farming, I'm keen, hard working and eager to learn.I currently work shifts 4 on 4 off 12 hour days, I am keen to work two days of my time off to gain experience and to get an insight into farming in the hope to take a full time position in the near future.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

motor trade qualifications. Level 3 in vehicle maintenance and repair(light vehicles),Diploma in vehicle maintenance an repair (light vehicles),I am level 3 award in automotive refrigerant handling,National vocational qualification,information technology level 1,Communication level 2,application of number level 2.

Equipment experiencePA1, Tractor
Other equipment experience

I put myself through PA1 training and assessment and PA2 training but unfortunately they have ran out due to not being able to complete pa2 assessment, as not employed on a farm. I have done a small amount of sprayer driving with a friend who is a farmer, I also spend time with him when hes been carting and doing land work. Although I have very little experience I am very keen to learn and have a passion for farming and the outdoors.

Livestock experienceSheep
Other livestock experience

Small amount of handling sheep when helping a friend that has sheep.

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

height  5ft 11"  average build                  

Relevant health problems


Other Information
Marital status

Married with two children.

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

When on school summer holidays i spent time working on farms potato picking,weed beating etc. Spent roughly one month working on a farm when first left school general farm helper including some tractor driving. Three year mechanic apprenticeship then worked full time as a qualified mechanic to present date.


Keen Carp fisherman.

AvailabilityStart: 11/12/2017, Finish: 01/08/2055
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionEast Midlands
Where would you like to work?east midlands
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