CV reference number: 43657
CV Headline

I am a hardworking, versatile employee, with a variety of experiences, used to working as part of a team and on my own initiative. I am passionate about agriculture and nature in general. As an individual I am analytical and calm, with a creative and innovative mindset which helps me to respond to new challenges. I hold a telehandler licence, along with tractor and machinery experience. I also have livestock experience including dairy, beef, sheep and poultry. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsMSc
Other qualifications2018 - Foundation Degree: Agriculture 2017 - Telehandler License
Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experienceTractors - general use, rolling, harrowing Telehandler license
Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience300 herd Dairy Sussex suckler herd 200 ewe Lynn flock Livery Yard
Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems-
Other Information
Marital statusWife
Where are you currently living?Oxfordshire
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming backgroundWorkaway Nov 2017 – July 2018 • Working on a variety of smallholdings around Europe • Livestock: general upkeep of goats, sheep, quails, and chickens • Arable: fruit tree trimming, preparing ground, de-weeding, sowing & re-planting • Other projects like creating end products for sale and beekeeping • General estate maintenance Farm and livery yard assistant | Worth Abbey Nov 2016 – Nov 2017 • Livery yard: distributing hay, emptying, and loading trailers, yard maintenance and repairs • Agricultural estate: routine tractor operations, harrowing, rolling, machinery maintenance • Sheep flock: feed and nutritional administration, health supervision, and movement • Estate management: general maintenance, fencing, tree trimming, mowing, trimming Casual Farm Hand | Hill House Farm Jul 2016 – Nov 2016 • General upkeep and feed of sheep, pigs, chickens and turkeys • Maintaining livestock areas • Foot trimming sheep and administering medicines as required • Fruit and vegetable maintenance and picking Student | Wales Farm (Plumpton College) Sep 2015 – Jan 2018 • Milking (early morning and afternoon) 200 cow herd in Herringbone parlour • Feeding young calves, cleaning and maintain milk parlour • Handling and moving beef herds and sheep flocks • Administrating de-wormer, vaccines, and injections • Carrying out disbudding and de-horning (beef cows), foot trimming and tagging (sheep) • Tractor driving, ploughing, slurry spreading Work Experience | Hankham Organics Apr 2015 – May 2015 • All parts of greenhouse growing – sowing, planting, maintaining crops • Clearing areas at the end of crop cycle. Preparing and relaying equipment for next cycle • Maintenance of growing areas, weeding • Picking and packing crops
HobbiesMy personal interests include the outdoors, casual cycling, and gardening. In the past I have cycled from Leicester to Paris, and Leicester to Edinburgh for charity. I also like to relax and treat myself with a bit of baking.
AvailabilityStart: 01/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?
Back to CV list Add To Basket

4XtraHands provides professional agricultural recruitment services for farmers and jobseekers including the location of skilled, permanent, temporary and seasonal rural staff for farmers as well as finding suitable work for jobseekers with one of our many registered farmers throughout the UK. Designed by a farmer for farmers our recruitment website is a simple, quick and affordable solution for all your agricultural recruitment needs.