CV reference number: 27753
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I am applying for the available positions as an agricultural sprayer operator, machinery  operator or farm worker. I also know to operate farm equipment such as sprayers, tractors, balers and tillers and I have the ability to perform general maintenance on the equipment to help keep it in good working condition. I know when to plant the various crops and when to harvest for the best results and I know which crops will do the best based on location and soil type. I also know how to check crops for diseases and how to take precautions to help eliminate many of the problems caused by pests. At the moment I’m working on a crop and potato farm on the essex/suffolk border.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1
Other qualifications

Diploma of Agriculture Diploma of Project Management

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

Sprayer Certificate PA 1, PA 2 , PA4S Rough Terrain Telescopic Forklift ticket industrial Forklift ticket up to 5t Lift truck operations- Certificate of Training Certificate of Attendance: Manual handling awareness Mounted and hand held electrical - Certificate of Training Chainsaw maintenance and cross cutting ticket abrasive wheels ticket - bench mounted & HH electrical Diploma of Project Management Diploma of Agriculture ( First Diploma)

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

working on dairy farm : day to day duties on dairy farm working on mixed farm in australia: moving sheep from paddock to paddock

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age32
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5foot8 62kg

Relevant health problems

no health problems at all.

Other Information

I have the education and experience (which I gained working on farms here in the UK and during my Working Holiday years in Australia) needed that will greatly benefit your farm and feel that I am completely qualified for this position.  To get a better impression, find my resume attached. I’m looking forward to hear from you to discuss any opportunities.  

Marital status

married with one daughter, 6years old.

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

March 2014 - till now Sprayer operator/ Tractor driver in Holton St Mary Essex/Suffolk border, UK spraying with 36m Rogator Topcon GPS spraying with 36m Sand's AgLeader GPS spraying with 20m case mounted slug pelleting , 24m drilling spring onions planting potatoes potato topping combination drill digger work on irrigation mains potato harvesting GT170 combining with New Holland CR 9.90 fencing work general machinery maintenance and servicing rebuilding potato harvester each season hedge cutting verge mowing general cultivations chainsaw work wood chipping dumper driving welding work irrigation on potatoes and spring onions tractor and trailor work loader work industrial forklift , loading boxes of potatoes May 2013- February 2014 Sprayer operator/ machinery operator in Bradridge,UK Driving the sprayer : operation, maintenance and cleaning of the tractor and sprayer, and using crop protection sprays to control weeds or diseases or spraying liquid fertilizers on crops and grassland Managing paperwork associated with contracts, programs, projects and services provided Working with project managers, farm managers, owners and others to ensure that goals are met Advising senior management on matters requiring attention and implementing their decisions Collecting and analyzing data associated with projects undertaken, and reporting on project outcomes Driving other machinery: raking, bale staking, grass silage, maize silage, crop harvest, fertilizer spreading, muck spreading Machinery maintenance January 2012- February 2013 Sprayer operator ( Agricultural Program Administrator) Western Australia) Driving the Sprayer : operation, maintenance and cleaning of the tractor and sprayer, and using crop protection sprays to control weeds or diseases or spraying liquid fertilisers on crops and grassland. Developing , reviewing and negotiating variations to contracts, programs, projects and services Responding to inquiries and resolving problems concerning contracts, programs, projects, services provided and persons affected Managing paperwork associated with contracts, programs, projects and services provided Working with project managers, farm managers, owners and others to ensure that goals are met Advising senior management on matters requiring attention and implementing their decisions Overseeing work by contractors and reporting on variations to work orders Preparing and reviewing submissions and reports concerning the organization’s activities Collecting and analyzing data associated with projects undertaken, and reporting on project outcomes November 2010- July 2011 and October 2011 till December 2011 Tractor operator/ header operator / sprayer operator in Western Australia duties preparing kit for harvest or seeding driving/ operating the header/ seeder summer spraying seeding spraying general workshop work, mainly maintenance of machinery checking on sheep as well as moving sheep 2004 - October 2011 Farmhand/ tractor operator in Essex, general maintenance of machines driving self- propelled mower round baling and big square baling bale stacking raking and tedding spraying fertilizer spreading slurry spreading with a tanker bedding up cattle feeding cattle calving cattle helping vaccinate cattle trimming feet on sheep sheep dipping rounding up sheep and drafting sheep driving the header grain carting rolling silage and clamping silage cultivation, e.g. ploughing and harrowing loading trucks grass topping and verge cutting hedge trimming general farm work throughout the years of 2004- 2011 Farmhand/ tractor operator in Essex, UK helping out with baling, raking, tedding loading little bales carting little bales helping out with digger jobs 2002- 2003 Farmhand WORK EXPERIENCE in Essex, UK milking cows scraping out yards weed spraying with quad bike general dairy farm work

Hobbies

outside of work i like to catch up with family and friends, socialising  listening to music, i like good films and if the weather allows it, being outside.

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AvailabilityStart: 15/01/2020, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?anywhere
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