CV reference number: 43082
CV Headline

I am a driven individual who isn’t afraid of hard work. Through my experiences I have developed a passion for farming and this is definitely a career I want to pursue. I am very motivated to learn through hands on experience in a variety of farming environments. I have experience in driving a range of tractors and implements including discs and rakes. I also have experience in sheep handling and dairy work

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

GCSEs 7 grade A-C including Maths and English Plastering F.A.S. Apprenticeship

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Driving large tractors for Maniototo contracting in New Zealand mainly mowing and raking for silage. Also using front loader to load bails onto trucks working with large set of discs and other cultivation works. Operated telehandler for wrapping silage bails and drove 360 degree machine on road projects in Christchurch.

Livestock experienceDairy, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

The contractor I worked for in New Zealand had 1000 sheep when needed helped him on general sheep work. I worked on a large dairy farm in Australia for 5 months milking 900 cows and helping out during calving time.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age32
Nationalityirish
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture

Height 5ft 8 inch, weight 12 stone, good health

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

Recently married, no kids

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

I lived in New Zealand for 5 years and have lived in the UK for 3.5 years and want to pursue my farming career. I am a qualified plasterer but since being in New Zealand I have grown to really enjoy learning all I can about farming and its what I would like to do in the near future as a full time job. I have also worked with a trenching company while in Christchurch for 2 years laying power cables.

Hobbies

I like to swim and paddleboard when I can and enjoy watching Gaelic football and hurling. I Like to be out in the country and just relaxing with a coffee.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 11/11/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Somerset, Dorset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire
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