CV reference number: 41534
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My career so far has spanned the Military, Government, Corporate and Agricultural sectors entailing varied and exciting work. A major strength is my everyday enthusiasm and the ability to adapt to any situation. I am very conscientious, constantly upgrading my skills and always pushing to better myself. Getting my work right and learning from what I have done drives my success.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Engineering NVQ2 from British army.

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, HGV 1 to 3, HGV1, HGV 2 and 3, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Tractor, Quad and various other off road vehicles. Lorry license.

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

Stud Farm Dairy, Faringdon Jan 2016 – Jan -2017 • 300 head autumn block calving. 100 head beef. • Full time calf rearing, milker and general farm hand including silage collection. • Trusted with many aspects of running the farm on a daily basis. Reference available from farm owner, head herdsman or agency worked through. Gogarth Hall Farm, Machynlleth Mar - Jul 2011/14/15 • 2500 head of sheep farm, 50 head beef. • Headed the lambing for a number of seasons and was full time in all aspects of the spring and summer season work. • Other major tasks were fencing, general maintenance, spraying, supporting shearing, caravan site upkeep. • Built a trusted relationship with the family and relied upon to take over full farm routine when required. • Also worked for a number of other local farms through contact locally as a reliable contractor. References available from family, head herdsman as well other farmers in the area that used me. Maxwell Dairy Farms, New Zealand Sep2011 – Mar 2012 • Worked on 2 farms with my partner, 500 head and 1200 head respectively. • Great experience of how dairy farming is different in the South seas. • Also helped on a Maori reserve sheep and deer farm with a family I met through the dairy farm. References available from agency worked through and the family on the reserve farm. Other Agricultural work • Raised 400 chicks to pullets in Norfolk and ran the ensuing egg business whilst selling off the pullets to hobby keepers. • Vineyard worker in South New Zealand and again in West wales. • Picked apples for a season in East New Zealand.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, hgv1
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First languageEnglish
Other languages
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181cm, 90kg, stocky build.

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I am also an engineering consultant for Capita.

Marital status

Long term partner who use to farm with me. 2 young daughters.

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

Jacobs Engineering December 2017 – October 2018 Senior Engineer Design and technical support on a range of projects across highways and nuclear sectors including collation of Public Local Inquiry reports and information. Jacobs is a fast-paced consultancy that required constantly upgrading skills and managing several diverse projects at any time. Mentoring Graduates and Juniors was an important aspect of the role. Costain Engineering and Construction BIM Technician, AWE Burghfield October 2017 – December 2017 • Creating an interactive 6D VR environment model from a large amount of source data. 3D CAD Technician, Hinkley Point C January 2017 – October 2017 • Producing 2D design drawings, 3D models and 4/5D simulation models. • Creating 3D animations, offshore excavation and structure placement animation flagship for project. • 4D jetty structure simulation created and used live for delivery purpose. • LiDAR models created for use in precise 3D positioning for product manufacture specification output. Achievements - briefing the project within my first month on digital engineering capability, producing several innovating products widely distributed around the project and also delivering a careers workshop to a local college. Surveyor / CAD draughtsman July 2012 – January 2017 • Land survey on aviation fuel pipelines and site layouts/ utilities. • 2D CAD draughtsman on site layouts, electrical single line diagrams and utility clash detection. • GIS models created from gathered data points for pipeline locations and maintenance schedules. • Extensive (Nationwide) data management task achieved for MOD DIO. Successful in work procurement and delivering many high standard projects. Respected throughout for my diligent and honest work ethics. Welsh Assembly Government /Mapping Update Project February 2010 – March 2011 Digitiser • Employed as a mapping digitizer for the Welsh Assembly Government • SC cleared for project, dealing with large government data • Long shift hours with emphasis on accuracy and standardisation Armed Forces British Army June 2005 – October 2009 Geographic Data Technician • Qualified GIS Technician – Royal School of Military Survey (RSMS). • HNC in Foundation Computer Science Degree–Sheffield Hallam. • Fully trained Soldier, Engineer, Geographic Data Technician and All Arms Commando • Promotion to Lance Corporal and assigned a number of command positions • Operational tour to Afghanistan and other deployments to Norway, Germany and Jersey CERTIFICATES & MEMBERSHIPS • Personal survival techniques STCW 95 & ENG1 seafarer’s medical (2017) • St Johns First Aid at work (2016) & AED trained • Mountain Leader Award, British Mountaineering Council (2015) • Close Reconnaissance Photography trained (2008) • Sheffield Hallam University qualification in Geographic Information Systems, Foundation Computer Science (2006) EDUCATION Open University – Currently midway through my 2nd year studying. BSc (Hons) degree, Environmental studies. Royal School of Military Survey – Foundation Computer Science HNC. Hellesdon High School, Norfolk – GCSE English Literature / Language A*/A Physical Education / Design Food Tech A/A Double Science / History BB/B Math / French C/C INTERESTS I have always enjoyed sports including rugby, skiing, sea canoeing and fell running, as well as earning my BPA Skydiving license.


Rugby player, fell runner and completing an open uni degree. Keen mountain walker.

AvailabilityStart: 01/05/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionWales
Where would you like to work?Newport
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