CV reference number: 48776
CV Headline

I am 19 year old pest controller, looking for a job in farming. I completed three years at Sparsholt College doing a diploma in countryside management. We learnt modules at Sparsholt that include fencing, habitat management, firearms safety and shoot day management.

I worked on a small children’s farm, rearing field and helped out local game keepers and deer stalkers. During my time working for these roles I completed tasks such as tractor driving, deer fencing, ground maintenance, rearing and small bit of livestock management.

I am now currently a pest control technician and have been for nearly a year. I enjoy this role however I would like a job that is for physical and involves the out doors. I achieved my insecticides and rodenticides certificates while working as a pest controller. I am also DBS checked. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

Level 2 Diploma in countryside management Level 3 diploma in countryside management Full UK DRIVING LICENSE Shotgun certificate Rodenticides and insecticides certificate

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Whilst working on the children’s farm I was taught to drive certain tractors and trailers and did a lot of fencing and ground maintenance. During my work on the regarding field I managed to get a small bit of experience with some new born calves. I have also done a lot of deer and stock fencing.

Livestock experienceCalving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

I am looking to further my knowledge in my stock experience, however I have worked on a rearing field where I helped out and was shown some hands on experience with calving. I have helped out on a poultry chicken farm where I was taught the details about working on a free range chicken farm, doing tasks such as egg collecting, ensuring feeders where working and checking the birds welfare. I also had to do some mucking out and feeding on the children’s farm.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture


Relevant health problems
Other Information
Marital status


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

Whilst working on a rearing field during my college summer, I had to do tasks such as feeding, ensuring the drinkers work, making sure the birds were healthy and taking down rearing pens. I also worked weekends at a local farm, doing grounds maintenance, tractor driving and dealing with live stock.


Fishing, Pest control and lots of walking.

AvailabilityStart: 31/05/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?BERKS/HAMPSHIRE/
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.