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Welsh couple 30 and 21 looking for farm work with dairy/beef/sheep/equine in Wales/England.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1
Other qualifications

NVQ level 1 Agriculture.

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

Tractors up to 350HP, Range of John Deere's, Massey Ferguson's, New Holland's, Case's, 8 seasons on a welgar D4000 & McHale Round, Plenty of experience on; muck spreading (including chicken muck), ploughing, cultivating, corn carting, spud lugging, beet lugging, bale lugging, rolling, power harrowing, mowing, baling, forgager driving, digger driving, stock trailer driver, etc...

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

Tractor driver - 1 season on a JD 3350 silage & maise. / Milker / General Farm Worker - 200 friesians milked 2x daily, bedding, feeding and scraping with Case MX10 & JCB shovel. / Tractor driver / Foreman - Site work, diggers up to 35 tonnes, D8 & D9 Dozers, A40 Volvo dumpers & supervision. / Stockman / Tractor driver - 1000 mixed beef, 5000 lambing mules, tractor driving, & feeding. / Tractor driver - Slurry spreading / tanking, umbilical cording, pumping, muck spreading, baling, 2 seasons on a JD 7400 forager etc... / Tractor driver / GFW - JCB 436 loader driver, shredding green waste, site work, driving 15T CAT digger moving soil, spreading compost, foot trimming 80 sheep & fencing. / Yardsman - Scraping out cubicles & yards, moving cows, feeder wagon; TMR feeding. / Tractor driver / milker / GFW - Milking 300 irish crossbreds through a 12/24 herringbone parlour & 200 Holsteins through a 14/28 swing over parlour at 2 separate units; feeding, bedding, silaging, scraping cubicles, rolling with cambridge rollers, fencing, building work, concreting, demolition work, pig stock work. / Tractor driver / Milker - Milking 500+ Pedigree Holstein herd through a 40-point internal rotary 3x daily, identifying lame, bulling or sick cows, hedge trimming, silaging, feeding, scraping, sanding and liming sheds, night milking, routine vet visits. /

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age30
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture

5'7 & 11lbs.

Relevant health problems

N/A

Other Information

Experience in farming for 25+ years.

Marital status

Partner with farming and equine experience 5-10 yrs+, CV & references upon request.

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

2004 - 2005 Tractor driver for 1 season silaging and maise on a JD 3350./ 2005 - 2006 Milker / GFW milking 200 friesian cows 2x daily, through a 20/40 swing over parlour, feeding, bedding and scraping with a Case MX10 & JCB telehandler. / 2006 - 2008 Foreman on site for contractors; 2 separate contractors & sites, tractor driving, site work, diggers up to 35T, driver of a Volvo dumper A40 and D8 & D9 Dozers, supervision of staff members, organising rota, delegating jobs, maintenance of vehicles, machinery and kit; services & routine checks, driving tractor & low loader moving kit from site to site. / 2012 - 2014 Tractor driver for contractor, slurry spreading / tanking, umbilical cording, pumping, muck spreading, baling, mowing, hedge trimming, ploughing, power harrowing, cultivation, buck raking, rowing up, driver of a JD 7400 forager for 2 seasons silaging and on maise. / 2008 - 2017 General farm worker/Tractor driver on a 1000 mixed beef & 5000 sheep farm - key responsibilities included; Feeding & bedding with a JD 6150R loader tractor, animal health, calving, lambing, routine vet visits, vaccinations etc.., driving a range of John Deere's mainly a JD 7530 premium, various types of field work done including; ploughing muck spreading, baling, corn carting, bale lugging, beet harvesting, sub soiling, cultivation, spud lugging, driving the TX62 New Holland combine. / 2017 - 2017 Tractor driver / GFW on Green waste site, JCB 436 loading shovel driver, shredding green waste, tractor & trailer driving, spreading compost, mowing, driver of a CAT 15T digger moving soil, foot trimming and moving approx. 80 sheep, fencing. / 2017 - 2017 Tractor driver / Yardsman on a dairy farm, scraping, sanding and liming cubicle sheds, moving cows, feeder wagon; TMR Mix. / 2017 - 2018 Tractor driver / GFW on 2 seperate grass based dairy units, milking 350 Irish crossbreds, through a 12/24 herringbone parlour, block calved. Also milking 200 Holsteins through a 14/28 swing over parlour, AYR calved on seperate units. Fencing, building work, demolition work, concreting, driving New Hollands T6 & T7, slurry tanking / spreading, silaging, rolling with cambridge rollers, moving / handling cattle, calving, following fresh cow and calve protocols, vaccinations, routine vet, foot trimmer, Genus AI visits, identifying bulling, lame and sick cows, medicating and treating when needed, routine health checks, field & fencing checks, nightly checks on calvers, dry cows, and milking herd, pig stock work; mucking out sheds, scraping out with manitou, bedding down, feeding piglets, cleaning water troughs, loading and unloading on/off the lorry. / 2018 - 2019 Tractor driver / GFW on a housed dairy farm, milking 500+ pedigree Holsteins through a 40-point internal rotary, milk recording regularly, classifying regularly, routine health checks, identify bulling, lame and sick cows, administer treatment accordingly, driving a range of Massey Ferguson's and JCB, hedge trimming, slurry tanking / spreading, bale lugging, silaging, TMR feeding on Keenan 8T feeder wagon, scraping, sanding and liming cubicle sheds, bedding down, young stock work, calf rearing, handling bulls, routine vet visits, night milking. /

Hobbies

Extra work hours, cinema, meals.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 03/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionWales
Where would you like to work?anywhere within reason.
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