CV reference number: 46314
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Enthusiastic, hard working and experienced machinery operator/agricultural student seeking harvest/silage work.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Higher National Diploma & Certificate in Agriculture studied at Scotland's Rural College (SRUC) Barony and Ayr Campuses. Also held are 2 Scottish Higher qualifications in Geography and Biology and a full set of 8 Scottish Standard grades.

Equipment experienceTractor, Baler, Telehandler/fork lift, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

Having spent the last 4 years since leaving school working for agricultural contactors and large scale farmers both full time and on a self employed basis, I have gained experience on a range of tractors up to 280hp undertaking most aspects of forage making, primary and secondary cultivations, trailer work, muck and slurry application. I spent the last two harvest seasons on an arable estate in Oxfordshire where I was able to also gain experience in drying grain.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Sheep
Other livestock experience

Experience in handling farm animals in most situations, having spent a year living and working on a family dairy and sheep farm. I also continue to work with cattle on a regular basis whenever not required in a tractor.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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5"11 in height and weighing 11.5 stone. Physically fit.

Relevant health problems


Other Information

A very high attention to detail, particularly taking pride in keeping an immaculate workspace. I am looking to further my experience in more skilled applications and I am always prepared to jump in at the deep end to learn new skills.

Marital status

No, single with no ties.

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

First developed a love for agriculture whilst living as an expat in Norway with my family where I began to help a local farmer at the age of 10. Since leaving school I have worked in a range of farming/contracting situations and returned to further education to study a BSc Degree in Agriculture. I am due to graduate at the end of May.


I am an active member of the local Young Farmers, partaking in every aspect of the club's activities. I also enjoy hitting the ski slopes in winter along with water sports, game and clay pigeon shooting.

AvailabilityStart: 24/06/2018, Finish: 09/09/2018
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
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