CV reference number: 48885
CV Headline

Highly motivated male wanting to gain arable and crop experience to pursue a career in agronomy.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

BScHons Biology 2:1 M-Level PGCE Primary Level 4 Agronomy merit

Equipment experiencePA1, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Assisting my father with grassland duties such as fertiliser spreading, rolling, topping and hay making.I have work shadowed my uncle on his mixed farm gaining experience of potato, cereal and silage equipment.

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep
Other livestock experience

Assisting my father with lambing and rearing of lambs.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age27
NationalityUnited Kingdom
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6ft/82kgs

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

I am a member of NIFFA (Northern Ireland Flower and Foliage Association) and attend regular meetings/workshops at Greenmount campus (CAFRE) alongside fellow growers. I have completed a Level 4 agronomy qualification to help mevdevelop a sound understanding of agronomic practices. My aim is to gain practical agricultural experience to extend my knowledge and skill set with the hope of becoming an agronomist.

Marital status

No

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

Assisting my father with grassland duties such as fertiliser spreading, rolling, topping and hay making on a Leyland. I completed a short placement with Joseph Morton's Banbridge shadowing their team of agronomists on crop walking and farm visits. I also shadowed the technical sales team learning about various chemicals and agricultural products. I have been crop walking in my local area for almost year, developing my knowledge of arable crop diseases and pests.

Hobbies

Vegetable/cut flower growing. Keeping fit.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/03/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?East Anglia
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