CV reference number: 36781
CV Headline

Hard working and experienced farm worker with a strong work ethic and a conscientious, logical approach. I am passionate about my work and this is demonstrated by the levels of enthusiasm, determination and energy which I apply to every situation. I am a practical, methodical self starter able to work autonomously using my initiative, or follow instructions accurately or work as part of a successful team to complete tasks to the highest standards. I am dependable, level headed and trustworthy. I enjoy learning and have a real aptitude for learning and applying new skills and methods of working. Above all else I am friendly and personable with a keen eye for detail.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

• B + E Driving licence with trailer entitlement. • Telehandler Certificate • Loading Shovel Certificate • Forklift Certificate • AI Certificate • NPTC CS30 (201 & 202). Chainsaw maintenance and cross cutting. • NPTC CS31 (203). Felling and processing trees under 380mm. • NPTC Level 2 award – Transport of animals by road. • Sheep Parasite Control Course • Mastering Medicines Course (XL Vets) - Cows and Sheep.

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

Tractor and associated Machinery: Massey, New Holland and John Deere machines, RM 21, Schuitemaker and Keenan TMR feeder, Teagle bedding machines/straw chopper, front loader, mowers and toppers, hedge cutter, rollers, aerator, etc. Silage work including mowing, pit/clamp work and Silage trailers and grain carting. Amazone fert spreader, TopCom GPS system, Star Fire GPS, 24m Dribble bar and umbilical spreading set up, Hi Spec 4000 G tankers, Bunning Muck spreader. JCB and Manitou Telehandlers and Load shovels, Forklifts, 360 diggers, Atvs and quad bikes.

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

Dairy Experience: Able to confidently milk alone, following best practise protocols ensuring very low mastitis and low bactoscan rates. Young Stock Work: Experienced working with young stock including calving, feeding, weighing, de-horning, vaccinating. Sheep experience: Day and night lambing, both indoor and out. Dosing, drenching, bolasing, clipping, feet trimming etc.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age36
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesFrench
Pen picture
Relevant health problems

None. I'm fit, healthy and ready to work.

Other Information

I have excellent references and testimonials from employers and colleagues available on request.

Marital status

Fiancé. Together 10 years. No children.

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

In my most recent position I was employed in a large farming business with around 400 pedigree cows plus 1,700 breeding ewes. I was involved in the daily management of the cows and sheep, together with all tractor operations and general farming tasks

Hobbies

My main interest is Rugby Union which I have played to a high standard since I was 8.. I enjoy many different activities associated with country pursuits and the countryside in general. In the last 3 years I have raised over £5,000 for charity by completing various walking and cycling challenges with friends. I also have a varied and active social life and am fortunate to have a great group of friends and a large, close family.

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AvailabilityStart: 01/09/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionYorkshire
Where would you like to work?Anywhere
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