CV reference number: 56904
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General Farm Worker/Tractor Driver, 37 yrs experience on dairy, beef & arable farms, looking for work in the south.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

I have no paper qualifications.

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

Feeder wagon, muck spreader, slurry tank, yard scraping, chain harrowing, rolling, mower, tedder, raking, hedge trimmer, buck rake, power harrow, topper, trailers, small bailer, bob-cat, JCB TM310, Merlo, (no certificate).

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

16 years experience working on a mixed livestock farm, 100 Dairy cows + followers - I fed and bedded-up and helped with calf rearing. I fed and cleaned out pigs and there was a small flock of sheep. Helped feed 100 turkeys and chickens for Christmas which we plucked ourselves. Worked on a beef and arable farm where I helped feed and bed-up. 16 years working on a Dairy farm, 120 milking cows - TMR feeding, bedding-up, scraping out. Robot milking machines for the last 7 years. 60 followers which I feed and bed in the winter.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesnon
Pen picture

5ft 7in

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I am hard working and reliable

Marital status

I am married with twin sons age 27

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

Present - 2002 General Farm Worker/Tractor Driver on 280 acres Dairy Farm. Feeding, bedding-up, silage making, topping, mowing, turning, raking, slurry tank, muck spreading, scarifying, power harrowing, electric fencing, driving JCB TM310, bob-cat, buck raking, occasional milking before robot milking was introduced. 1996 - 2002  General Farm Worker/Stockman on 500 acres of beef and arable land Ploughing and associated cultivations, bailing, rolling, mowing, turning, raking trailer hauling, fencing and mending dry stone walls, Merlo (no certificate) 1980 - 1996 General Farm Worker/Tractor Driver on 328 acres of mixed livestock and arable land. Ploughing and associated cultivations, calf rearing, muck spreading, slurry tank. chain harrowing, rolling, muck spreading, slurry tank, chain harrowing, rolling, mowing, turning, raking, forage harvesting, small bailer, fertilizing and spraying (no certificate), hedge trimming, turkeyand chicken plucking at christmas. 1980 - 1979 Worked for Mr P for nine months on a youth opportunties scheme. Helped with the milking, feeding calves, chain harrowing, rolling, mowing, turning, raking, fencing, hedge trimming, ploughing and cultivating.


I enjoy gardening and D.I.Y. and walking

AvailabilityStart: 01/11/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?south west
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