CV reference number: 48727
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Currently a self employed Agricultural Contractor now wanting to use the experience and qualifications I have gained over the years to seek full and long term employment in a role on an arable or mixed farm environment in the Midlands.  Management experience.  PA1 & PA2.  Transport Manager CPC.  Driver CPC.  Computer Literate.  An ability to adapt to any working enviroment with a strong work ethic.  Not afraid to work long hours.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, NVQ Level 1,2, NVQ Level 1, NDA, NCA
Other qualifications

National Diploma in Agriculture. National Certificate in Agriculture. RTITB Driver CPC. NVQ Plant Operations Extractives. City & Guilds Pesticides PA01, PA02E, PA4, PA06A, PA6. OCR Certificate of Professional Competence in road haulage operations.

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, HGV 2 and 3, HGV1, Tracked machine, HGV 1 to 3, PA2, PA1, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Tractors up to 450 hp including Tracked vehicles. 40 ft header Combine. 24m Sprayers. Self propelled sprayers, Baling, Ploughing, cultivation and drilling. Fertiliser and Slug pellet applications. Carrot Harvesting, Onion Harvesting, potato Harvesting. De-stoning and ridging. Hedge cutting.  Cabbage Planting.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Relief milking. Calf Rearing. Lambing. Dairy Cow rationing. Horse Breeding. Beef rearing. General Animal husbandry.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv, hgv1, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture
Relevant health problems


Other Information

Previous YFC Chairman Team winner of the Midlands Farm Planner competition and national finalist - YFC. Spent 6 months in Australia after finishing college driving a High Capacity John Deere Combine. Interested in Shooting and conservation.

Marital status

Wife and 2 children

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

June 2001 – Present  Agricultural Contractor (Self Employed) Proprietor Morley, Derbyshire Services include; Farm Liaison Officer – Identify potential customers and sites to sell bio solids too. Liaise with transport department and spreaders to ensure the smooth running of the site. Field walking & mapping. Post sale site management. Problem resolution. Agricultural Labour – Tractor driving, Combining, Ploughing, Hedge Cutting, Drilling, Spraying, Fertiliser application, Baling, All aspects of cultivations and soil management. Servicing and maintenance of machinery. HGV Class 1 driving – Including Long Distance and European, Multidrop, Low loader & heavy plant, Tipper and refrigeration. Exhibition Sales Cover – attending week long events manning an exhibition stand selling agricultural products and country wear. Ground Excavation and Landscaping – Using heavy plant for a variety of projects. June 1994 – June 2001 DIW Oldershaw Head Tractor Driver Stanley, Derbyshire Duties included; Day to Day management of staff. Managing Staff disciplinaries. General farm duties, Maintenance and procurement of machinery. Seed and fertiliser procurement and planning. Produce marketing. Relief stockman and milker. Transport Management.


Shooting, Walking, Agricutural Shows, Dining Out

AvailabilityStart: 31/01/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionEast Midlands
Where would you like to work?Midlands
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