CV reference number: 49312
CV Headline

While young, I am enthusiastic, adaptable and hardworking. I have been fortunate to secure several key roles since college and have rapidly gained experience in cultivations, sowing cereals and wosr, potatoes and sugar beet. I had a complete season of combine driving in 2017 and have demonstrated a high level of responsibility in these key jobs. Experienced with John Deere greenstar, Agco Fendt and Topcon gps systems I am adaptable and motivated to optimise these systems into my working life. I have self-funded certification in rough terrain telescopic handler and PA1, I have not yet had the opportunity to gain the PA2 but am keen to do so. I am flexible in adapting to cultivation processes with experience of ploughing/potatoes and very shallow tillage for black grass control. I live in Outwell, Cambs. While seeking a full time, permanent position I am aware that some machine options are restricted to me until 21 but am keen to gain experience in in tasks like baling or chasing, hedge cutting etc. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds, NDA
Other qualifications

GCSE Maths & English

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Telehandler/fork lift, PA1, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Modern tractors upto 360hp, NH, Fendt, MF, Claas and JD. Axial flow and john Deere T670i combine.  Grain and root crop trailer support and haulage.  Grain, bale & potato box handling. Conventional baler and hay mowing, tedding & row up.  Plough set and use and tine or disc packer cultivations.  Fertilser spreading and some spraying and keen to take PA2.  Drilling sugar beet with Vaderstad Tempo drill, stanhay 9 electric drive and cereals with weaving sabre tine.

Livestock experienceLambing, Sheep, Goat, Pig, Beef
Other livestock experience

Livestock experience from college training and parents horses.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age19
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture

5'11" tall and 75kg weight. Fit and healthy.

Relevant health problems

No health issues

Other Information

Prior to starting full time work my main interest was competitive Kart racing which I started at age 7.I won best novice award at 2 race clubs at the age of 8 and progressed to regular top 10 finishes in 100cc TKM class. I briefly joined YFC but my local club folded unfortunately and work has taken my time in recent months. Good mechanical ability as used to preparing my own kart for racing.

Marital status

I live in Upwell pe14 with my parents, girlfriend and younger sister.

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

Father is agronomist and ex farm manager. Summer and full time tractor driver and general farm work. Potatoes, onions, cereals and beet. Hay/haulage making. Drilling sugar beet spring 2017 and workshop and field service experience of self propelled sprayers. Full season combine driving summer 2017. Cultivations, cereals drilling and sugar beet drilling spring 2018

Hobbies

Kart racing and socialising now I have a car and can travel out independently.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 15/07/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Cambs/Norfolk
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