CV reference number: 48263
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Irish, Experienced in and looking for Agricultural Contracting ,Arable, Dairy, Mixed Dairy/Arable farm. Somerset preferable but flexible and willing. Flexible start date.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

-Fetac level 6 Certificate in Agriculture (dairy herd management). -Pesticide application certificate.

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Discing, Power harrowing, Trailer work, Effluent/Slurry spreading with trailed tanker , Fertilizer spreading, Feeding out, Bale handling, Pasture spraying, Roller dilling (Grass,Turnips,Chicory,Millet,Rape) JCB Telehandler work (4 wheel steer/pivot steer) limited Ploughing and 360 digger experience

Livestock experienceCalving, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Dairy farming 540 friesian jersey cross cows in New Zealand during the calving season, Milking through a standard 40 unit Herringbone pipeline parlour with no cluster removers as part of a college placement. Milking 100 cows through a 10 unit parlour in Ireland also a college placement during the calving season. Milking/calving 40 cows in Ireland through a 8 unit Herringbone parlour on a family farm. In each of the above I took part in the Milking,Calving feeding out and general farm work and animal husbandry on a daily basis covering a wide range of tasks.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6'1" tall

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I am 21 years old and I have recently moved to the UK. Seeking farming/driving work. Accommodation would be a bonus but not essential provided there can be accommodation sourced locally to the place of work. I am happy to take on seasonal work but a full time position would be prefered. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.

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

Raised with a Dairy farming background in Ireland and proceeded to attend Agricultural College studying Dairy Herd Management. Dairy farming 540 cows in New  Zealand as part of a college work placement for the calving season. Currently on my third season working full time with a large contracting company.


Hobbies include heavy machinery, metal work/fabrication of small projects and socialising with friends

AvailabilityStart: 20/08/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Somerset preferable but flexible
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