CV reference number: 50486
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Oxfordshire & surrounding counties preferable. Competent, Capable and Experienced in Arable, Dairy, Beef and Sheep. Proficient in the use of a wide range of machinery and equipment for the growing of crops, Biogas and production of milk and meat products to complement a wide range of market requirements. Dependable and reliable with meticulous attention to detail a given, and a progressive attitude to farming processes. I like to roll up my sleeves and get on with job.   I have completed a 2 year course of study at Moulton Collage to attain Level 3 Extended Diploma in Land Based Agriculture, having attended Moulton College for 2 days per week while at Buckingham Secondary school I had already attained my Level 2 Certificate.    

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2,3, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

 ITSSR Rough Terrain Fork Lift Truck Operators up to 9 meter reach.  City & Guilds level 2 Principles of Safe Handling & Application of Pesticides (PA1)  City & Guilds Level 2 in the safe Application of Pesticides using self propelled, mounted, trailed horizontal boom sprayers (PA2).  City & Guilds Level 2 Award in Agricultural Tractor Driving & Related Operations.  City & Guilds Level 1 Certificate in Land –Based Studies (Agriculture). • I am IT literate and confident in the use of several agricultural software packages. My ideal job would be working on a mixed arable / livestock / dairy farm as I like the diversity of working in different production environments

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, PA1, PA2, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Barley, Grass & Maize crops; duties include establishing seed beds for Winter Barley, Maize and Grass lay reseeding. John Deere and Case IH tractors. Crop maintenance fertilizer spreading, grass rolling and chain harrowing. Harvest corn, straw, grass and maize carting, forage clapping, grass mowing and hedge cutting. Summer grazing land management / paddock rotation and fencing. Operating a biogas plant utilising farm slurry to generate biogas, a renewable fuel source and in turn renewable power through cogeneration / combined heat & power. Primary duties operating John Deere 6830 with all related arable machinery, ploughing, cultivation, fertilizer application, spraying and drilling. Experience with John Deere t660 hill master combine for harvesting cereals and rape seed. JCB telescopic handler for straw carting and general material movement. Road side, hedge cutting and general Estate land topping and mowing.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Other duties including all livestock health and maintenance of a 60 head Simmental suckled herd with all progeny being reared to abattoir weight. The herd is grass fed with diet supplements as required. Relief milking / dairy hygiene, herd health. Vet & Med including weekly vet visits when Herds man off. Block calving, heat detection. Electronic herd record keeping & grassland management apps.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age20
Nationalityuk
First languageEnglish
Other languagesnon
Pen picture

6'2'' 70Kg

Relevant health problems

no

Other Information
Marital status

Female partner

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

Wormleighton Grange Farm: current Barley, Grass & Maize crops; duties include establishing seed beds for Winter Barley, Maize and Grass lay reseeding. John Deere and Massey Ferguson tractors. Crop maintenance fertilizer spreading, grass rolling and chain harrowing. Harvest corn, straw, grass and maize carting, forage clapping, grass mowing and hedge cutting. Summer grazing land management / paddock rotation and fencing. Operating a biogas plant utilising farm slurry to generate biogas, a renewable fuel source and in turn renewable power through cogeneration / combined heat & power. Relief milking / dairy hygiene, herd health. Vet & Med including weekly vet visits when Herds man off. Block calving, heat detection. Electronic herd record keeping & grassland management apps. Sulham Estates: Primary duties operating John Deere 6830 with all related arable machinery, ploughing, cultivation, fertilizer application, spraying and drilling. Experience with John Deere t660 hill master combine for harvesting cereals and rape seed. JCB telescopic handler for straw carting and general material movement. Road side, hedge cutting and general Estate land topping and mowing. Other duties including all livestock health and maintenance of a 60 head Simmental suckled herd with all progeny being reared to abattoir weight. The herd is grass fed with diet supplements as required. Portways Dairy Farm: Duties Operating machinery including feeder wagons, slurry pumps / tankers & pivot steer JCB materials handler. Maize, grass silage and straw carting and clamping. Relief milking 350 cows through fast exit system. Dairy hygiene, heat detection, vet and med herd health Various IT software applications for record keeping relating to herd production, health, & grass land management.

Hobbies

Country sports, clay pigeon shooting.

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AvailabilityStart: 01/09/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?UK
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