CV reference number: 34759
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I am an experienced tractor driver and livestock handler looking for permanent job opportunity. Currently working for a contractor. We contract farm over 3000 acres. As well as our haylage clients. We grow most types of combinable crops. Wheat. Barley. Oats. Beans. OSR. and have contracts for sowing over 700 acres of maize.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, Btec, NVQ Level 1
Other qualifications

National Diploma in land based technology

Equipment experienceDrilling, Telehandler/fork lift, HGV 2 and 3, HGV 1 to 3, PA2, PA1, Baler, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Drilling, GPS, Fertiliser spreading As the way farming is going we have invested in gps systems we are currently running 4 trimble systems and 3 fendt systems. This will be our second year of drilling variable rate and variable rate fertiliser.

Livestock experienceSheep, Dairy
Other livestock experience

We also rear 600 cows for a local dairy farm. They are TMR fed and in cubicles. We have them from 3 week old calves. AI them and then they go back 3 weeks prior to calving.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age25
Nationalityenglish
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems

no

Other Information

Under the terms of my current contract I'm required to give 1 weeks notice.

Marital status

yes. a girlfriend

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

For the past 4 years i worked for an agricultural contractor. During my time i had the oppertunity to gain many new skills including drilling 2000acres of combinable crops with a 6metre horsch sprinter. Big square baling with case and claas machines. Maize drilling 700acres. Standard and variable rate fertiliser spreading. Along with the other day to day tasks of contracting ie welding.servicing machienary.washing equipment.ensuring spares and ancilliaries are in stock.

Hobbies

game/clay shooting

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 08/02/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Sussex
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