CV reference number: 56734
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British farmer, 22 years of age. Looking for a position within a close knit environment. I am forward thinking and have a can do attitude. Any location considered however eastern/central England beneficial. Prefer accommodation.

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

NVQ level 1,2 and 3 in mechanical engineering at Reaseheath agricultural college in Cheshire.

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Experience operation tractors up to 550hp, with 3 years experience with 6m Topdown, 10.5m cultipress, 8m vaderstad drill. Experience with bunning 230 muckspreader and hispec 4000 slurry tankers. Working with 18tonne bailey trailers on grain, muck, soil, stone and also silage. Over 1500hours experience operating a 13tonne hitachi excavator on Anglian water contracts for dyke reeding and muck spreading. Operating of a lexion 780 with a 40ft cutterbar. Experience up to dealership level. Use of potato equipment such as ridgers, de-stoners and bed - tillers. Experience with silage and clamp work, using loading shovel with buck rake. Operating a krone BigX forage harvester and krone 9.2m butterfly mowers.

Livestock experiencePig
Other livestock experience

Relief Stockman for 1 year on an award winning 2000 sow unit. All aspects from serving the sows to rearing of the weiners. Very hands on as one of the last large scale hard floor units in the country so hard work was not a stranger.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age22
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

Blonde haired lad, 6ft 1”, board build.

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information
Marital status

No

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

2012 to 2014 started apprenticeship with engineering company called denholm valvecare, unfortunately they closed down before I finished. 2014 to 2016 I did another engineering apprenticeship with claas UK where I received an NVQ In mechanical engineering alongside workplace experience working on farm machines from all agricultural sectors. 2016 to 2017 farm worker for porters animal feeds which is a 4500 acre arable farm where I worked on the farm as a tractor driver doing most of the land work and combine work, this came with relief stock work when needed in winter months on a pig unit. 2017 to 2018 farm worker for contracting business mainly dealing with slurry spreading and silage work, I developed a great knowledge into BGA plants and grassland management. 2018 to present - self employed, working alongside various contractors. From March to June I helped out with harvesting rye and cutting grass for silage. June to September I helped out a contracting business, duties including carting grain, combine operations when needed and 360 operating. Loading of manure and other materials for local contracts.

Hobbies

Young farmers for the past 3 years. Huge passion with Landrovers, spend a lot of weekends in the winter going off-roading with my own self built discovery. Love shooting and just being out in the country side. Love socialising with mates at the pub.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?South England
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