CV reference number: 27485
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I am a hardworking 22 year old looking for work in Essex.  I work well alone or as part of a team. I have done seasonal Harvest work and been self-employed working for various contractors. I spent 2 years at Writtle Agricultural College and passed my level 3 Sub-Diploma in Agriculture. I have done a harvest on a 3000 acre CTF farm. I have worked maintaining mowers and I am currently self-employed as a farm machinery operator. I am available to start immediately. I have a full UK driving licence, trailer licence, forklift certificate and my MO1. I am a very competent operator. I have experience with baling with Fendt 724 and Krone big pack, rowing up silage/hay and straw with a Fendt 724 and Krone quad rake, bale carting with JCB Fastrac and 44ft bale trailers, drilling with Vaderstad rapid 600, fertiliser spreading, slug pelleting, rolling, primary cultivations, spraying  & pest control. I am a relatively competent mechanic and have done a lot of machinery maintenance and repair on agricultural and plant. I have basic welding skills. I am a competent digger operator and have done lots of woodland work, fencing and ménages.  I have done tractor hedge cutting and roadside verge cutting. I also have my shotgun licence and am very used to using a chainsaw.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

I passed with a Merit my level 2 BTEC in Agriculture at Writtle College.  I also passed my level 3 Subsidiary Dilpoma in Agriculture. I have GCSE's in Maths, English, Science, DT and Media. 

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

I have passed my tractor licence, MO1. I have obtained my telehandler certificate. I have carting experience. I have used elevators at the grain store. I have used balers, driven a quadtrack. I have put up fencing. I am a very competent driver with good spacial awareness of my vehicles. I am able to weld and have a good basic mechanical knowledge.

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

I previously had a Saturday job for a small rare breed pig farm. I worked on a Cattle farm for a few months and have had calving experience. At college we have covered Lambing.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
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SexMale
Age22
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

I am 6 foot tall, slim build and strong

Relevant health problems

I am very fit and healthy

Other Information
Marital status
Where are you currently living?Felsted, Essex
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

I am not from a farming background, it is just something I always wanted to do. At 15 I got a job on a Cattle farm helping with cleaning, feeding, fencing and learned to drive a tractor. I have done a Harvest on a 300 acre farm.  I have a full UK driving licence, trailer licence, forklift certificate and my MO1. I am a very competent operator. I have experience with baling with Fendt 724 and Krone big pack, rowing up silage/hay and straw with a Fendt 724 and Krone quad rake, bale carting with JCB Fastrac and 44ft bale trailers, drilling with Vaderstad rapid 600, fertiliser spreading, slug pelleting, rolling, primary cultivations, spraying  & pest control. I am a relatively competent mechanic and have done a lot of machinery maintenance and repair on agricultural and plant. I have basic welding skills. I am a competent digger operator and have done lots of woodland work, fencing and ménages.  I have done tractor hedge cutting and roadside verge cutting. I also have my shotgun licence and am very used to using a chainsaw.

Hobbies

My hobbies include, photography, shooting and attending music concerts. I am a member of Young Farmers, Essex Wildlife and I am a young Scout leader.

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