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Names scott I'm 25 t I'm currently in Australia working as main tractor driver on a 15.000 acre cotton farm development I drive one of our John Deere 9560RT doing all the ground cultivations deep ripping/ discs / bed forming and planting we also contract farm another 80.000 acres  all of our gear is 12 meter as that's what they are set up to work with . I've also worked on A potato farm. Driving the 4 row windrow harvester on pivot grown potatoes around 6.000 and 8.000 acres broad acre cropping. I also worked for a hay contractor out here and we done thousands of acres for export hay I was there rota rake driver. So looking for a farm to move to once I'm finished out here ideally one that I can stay at for a good amount of time Im also very good in the workshop as restored a few old cars and tractors.  I can also weld mig and stick.  Back home in the U.K. I've worked for a local contractor on the silage and hay hauling mainly raking and on the pit. And worked on our beef rearing farm for years. I wouldnt mind a mixed job or just a tractor operating position I also don't mind isolation as in Australia I've lived lived 3 hours from a town for a long time. Please contact me and  I will ring you back at my expense if you want to talk further

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Cpcs 360 digger ticket currently doing my hgv ticket once I get back.

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

I've drove a hole range of tractors from all your new holand and ford range to most John Deere models all sizes 80hp right up to the range of articulated tractors 500hp plus my new tractor here is a John Deere 9560 RT Tracked Ive operated most equipment deep ripping discs bed forming planting grading most arable cultivations out here. 5.5 meter swing mowers and rakes also potato windrows and diggers. I've done thousands acres of raking in Australia and the uk. All twin rota rakes I also have built some massive silage pits and buns biggest one had 4500 acres of alfalfa in it. Most telehandlers and trucks loading shovels tracked machines self propelled fert spreader chaser bins. Broad acre work. Muck spreading. And so on.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

Have been rearing calfs back at home for years dojng every job known to man on beef and dairy farm.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international
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First languageBritish
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Other Information

I've traveled New Zealand and in Australia at the moment I've also drove across Europe

Marital status


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

Always worked on a beef farm for years and helped local contractors till I went to Australia now I am tracked tractor driver on a cotton farm and contract growing deep ripping / discs / bed forming and planting. Also worked on a cropping and potato farm driving the windrow harvester and ground work . Also worked for hay exporter Mowing / raking / harvesting pit bulding / drilling / planting / Windrowing/ lifting spuds/. Welding/ repair work / trailer work/ slurry tanking / muck spreading / driving trucks /. Sumo work / first and secondary cultervaions / groundwork


Love old tractors and cars

AvailabilityStart: 06/05/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
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