CV reference number: 37438
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IRISH ARABLE OPERATOR 39 YEARS OLD WITH 23 YEARS EXPERIENCE IN ALL ARABLE APPLICATIONS

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1, NVQ Level 1,2, NVQ Level 1,2,3, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

PA1 PA2 PA4S PA6. NoROSO Member. Telehandler cert, counterbalance forklift, quad bike, first aid, abrasive wheels, working at height etc.

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

All makes and models wheeled and tracked up to 500hp. Greenstar and topcon GPS systems. All arable applications including, ploughing, cultivation,drilling cereals and sugar beet GPS and non autosteer.fert spreading, spraying etc. Combining experience mainly Claas, started on a 108 maxi sl experience from 400 500 700 series lexions straw Walker and hybrid rotary.

Livestock experienceNot listed
Other livestock experience

None

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age39
NationalityIrish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesIrish
Pen picture

5ft 9in 13 stone

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

Been single for 3 years no children.

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

My name is Paul originally from a 200 ac arable and vegetable farm in Southern Ireland where I worked from 11 years of age up until 1997 when we gave up the vegetables and contracted out all cereal work stubble to stubble to a local contractor until the farms sale in 2003.I then worked for the contractor who undertook our work from 1997 to 2002 where I undertook all cereal and silage work on about 2000 ac of cereals and 2800 ac of grass silage and 800ac of maize.Undertook all work including carting, ploughing, cultivation, fert spreading, combining and periodic forager driving. I was made redundant in 2002 due to the company dissolving. In summer 2002 I moved to Suffolk to work on a 6000-ac veg, root and cereal farm undertaking all general carting and potato work de-stoning etc. I stayed until summer 2005 where I went to Oxfordshire for the summer and autumn to undertake all combining and drilling on this 800 ac farm. I then got offered a farm managers position on 500 ac of cereals where I undertook all arable work on my own with casual help in summer.I worked there from 2005 to 2011. I then moved to Essex to work on 2000 ac as head arable operator undertaking all arable work on a Cat challenger 845C.Cultivations, drilling, fert and spraying.I worked there from 2011 to 2013. Then worked as a sprayman for one of the UKs largest vegetable producers. Currently on 1500ac in North Norfolk growing malting barley winter/spring, feed wheat, HOLL oilseed rape and sugar beet. Work most of the year on my own with the exception of harvest time. Very happy in my current role.Been here 3 years Only moving on due to affordability issues. Farm has no houses and am renting privately in a very expensive area also have a mortgage to pay back in Ireland. So looking for a permanent position with a minimum 2 bed house and salary expectations of £30000 plus. Only putting my CV up to see if there is any interest about as I am in no panic to move will move ASAP for the right position so if it takes a year to find the right job so be it. Excellent references below just notify me if you can before calling them as I have not told them I m thinking of leaving but they will be told in the next couple of weeks. Thanks for reading and don t hesitate to get in contact for a chat.

Hobbies

I play music as a freelance drummer doing session work for a range of musician

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 07/07/2019, Finish: 31/01/2050
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Midlands or East Anglia
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