CV reference number: 35856
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Harper Adams agriculture student seeking employment for the summer  

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

Achieved level 3 BTEC at D*D*D* in land based technology at Reaseheath College, currently studying Agriculture and farm business management at Harper Adams University.

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Muck spreading,onion / potato topping ,carting,irrigation,forklift work,Destoning, Bedtilling.

Livestock experienceNot listed
Other livestock experience


Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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6ft tall , 11 stone

Relevant health problems


Other Information
Marital status


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

Currently in year 1 of studying a degree in Agriculture with Farm business management at Harper Adams University. Previous studies at Reaseheath College studying level 3 BTEC in land-based technology (agricultural engineering) achieving D*D*D*. PREVIOUS EMPLOYMENT July - September 2014 –  Tractor driver and general farm worker, work included carting onions and potatoes, onion and potato topping, and straw raking using John Deere, Massey and Renault tractors. July – October 2015 –  Shrewsbury, Tractor driver and general farm worker, main duties were carting onion and potatoes with John Deere and McCormick tractors, helping on the bagging lines and some shakerating. November – December 2015 – Contractors Aberdeen, Tractor driver for the Christmas tree harvest season, mainly operating John Deere tractor with a Compac tree harvester, working with a large team to harvest nearly 650 000 trees. March – September 2016 – Suffolk. Tractor driver and general farm worker, main duties included destoning, bedtilling and forklift work. Irrigation with Bauer and Briggs irrigator and booms, potato topping, carting corn and potatoes back to the farm and some cultivations. Operating Massey, Deutz and John Deere tractors. April 2017 –  Relief driver on John Deere 5430i sprayer for liquid fertilizer application, bed tilling, power harrowing, ridging and carting seed. July – September 2017  Main duties included irrigation with Perrot irrigators and Briggs booms, Onion topping with Jones engineering topper, windrowing with Amac single bed machines, Forklift work on grading line, general yard and maintenance work. QUALIFICATIONS • Level 3 BTEC in Agricultural Engineering • Telehandler Ticket • Industrial Forklift ticket • PA1 & 2 • Full UK driving license held since June 2015. • Level 2 Award in safe working in agriculture and production horticulture. ACTIVITIES In my spare time I enjoy clay and game shooting, I am a member of the Harper Adams clay shooting club and enjoy the hobby. I also set up my own 2nd hand machinery sales business while at college which I used to keep me busy on my days of. I have been brought up on the family farm and always had an interest in the farm helping out from a young age.


Member of young farmers and enjoy shooting.

AvailabilityStart: 01/07/2018, Finish: 27/09/2018
Type of jobTemporary
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Hands on
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