CV reference number: 49370
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22 year old Irish student, currently studying an Undergraduate in Agricultural Science. I am looking for harvest work in the UK for summer period 2019. I have worked on farms from a young age, I am just back from New Zealand where I worked on a large scale dairy farm for a number of months as part of a farm placement module incorporated into our undergraduate degree. Also drawing silage here in Ireland for the silage period. I have good experience with operating heavy farm machinery, from various tasks performed while working on farms, such as tractor/loader work and general farm duties, trailer work, slurry, fertilizer spreading and grassland management, drawing silage, feeding out silage, drawing bales etc.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

3 years completed out of a 4 year Level 8 degree in Agricultural Science, which I a m studying in Waterford Institute of Technology

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

John Deere 6930 Premium. John Deere 6420. New holland TS115 and TS110 and TM120, Massey 6470, Massey Ferguson 5465 Drawing Silage. Fertiliser spreading, Slurry spreading with a Massey Ferguson 6470 with a 2500 gallon Major Slurry tanker. Bale haulage. Silage and Dumper trailer roles.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef
Other livestock experience

Worked on a high output Dairy farm in Canterbury New Zealand, milking 1060 cows in a 54 unit rotary parlour. Also extensive experience working on uncles dairy and beef farm at home from a young age.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international, tractor
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First languageEnglish
Other languages
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5 ft 10 inches, medium build, 85Kg

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I am very willing to work hard and I am aware of the hours one is expected to work during the busy summer and harvest period. I am a quick learner and very willing to learn new skills and operate machinery that I haven't used previously.

Marital status


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

Working with dairy herd, 2010 - present. Drawing bales bales for a local contractor/farmer Slurry spreading with another local farmer summer 2015, summer 2016 - worked in a local milk processing factory, (Carbery Group) All aspects of tractor duties associated with a dairy farm, (topping, spreading fertiliser, slurry, silage, drawing bales)


outside of college I work on a dairy farm, as well as being a full time student.

AvailabilityStart: 11/07/2019, Finish: 10/09/2019
Type of jobTemporary
Preferred regionAnywhere
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