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Harper student seeking Summer work on arable farm.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

Currently in my final year studying FdSc Agriculture. Modules include Livestock Production Systems, Crop Production Systems, Introductory Research Methods, Rural Skills, Agricultural Science, Agricultural Marketing, Introduction to Agricultural Mechanisation and Farm Business Management. - Held a full driving licence since April 2014 - trailer test acquired in 2016 - telehandler ticket acquired 2015 - Health and safety in the work place certificate 2015 - Animal transport (sheep and cattle up to 8 hours) - Stockmanship course (this includes experience in milking, disbudding of calves, lambing, selecting breeding ewes, management of piglets, slaughter selection and weaning.) - First aid fully trained 2015 - ATV licence - Pa1 ticket safe handling chemicals - Currently have the following course booked in for this academic year; PA2

Equipment experienceTractor, PA1, HGV1, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing
Other equipment experience

Done most types of tractor work including day tot day feeding, bedding mucking out, etc. previously used Claas Arion/ Axion Vultra's and new John Deeres ranging from 6130R to 6250R both auto power and geared tractors. hay work suck as tedding, raking, wrapping and carting. also done cultivations such as discing and ploughing. muck spreading. including carting grain, fodder beat and potatoes in trailers up to 16T.

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Experienced and compotent lamber have done 4 seasons of lambing in intensive farms jobs include making sure all lambs are fit and get up to sulkle asap, wet fostering, skinning and fostering on lambs, feeding, carting away, some outdoor lambing using farms dog. previously been in charge of vet students and other harper students on last lambing job. haven't done much calving as was based with sheep usually however i am able to check, feed and handle cattle when required and would enjoy to do more calving however. have worked with pigs also previously on a intensive indoor pig farm where everything from services right through to farrowing and finishing was completed.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv1
Personal information
First languageenglish
Other languagesn/a
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Where are you currently living?essex
Do you have the right to work in the UK?Yes
Farming background

Worked on family friends farm since age 16. mainly livestock however i do love using large bits of kit and am always willing to learn more in both the livestock and arable enterprises.


active member of YFC for the last 7 yearsand have helped organise such events as clay pigeon shooting for charity and some meetings for our club. Our club each year organizes the livestock section at Essex county show where I also help to make sure everything is running smoothly.Although not the best shot, I enjoy going out with my gun and dog and having some fun. I also enjoy a lot of beating and some shooting where I often beat at my brother’s syndicate shoot throughout the season.

AvailabilityStart: 23/03/2018, Finish: 20/04/2018
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?N/A
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