CV reference number: 59720
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Experienced herdsman and general farm worker looking for  a full time position

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

• Educated to GCSE standard in Woodwork and Art • City & Guilds (Agriculture) Phase 1 or 2 in Farm Management • NPTC Certificate of Competence in Chain saw assessments CS30, CS31a, CS31b and CS36 • BASIS certificate for Amenity Crop Protection • NPTC Certificate of Competence in use of Pesticides modules PA1, PA2A and PA5A • Lantra Certificate of Basic Training in Rat & Mouse Control, Rabbit Control and Mole Control • Welding Course (Acetylene and Arc) • Telehandler license – up to 8m

Equipment experienceDrilling, Ploughing, Fencing, Other harvesters, Telehandler/fork lift, HGV1, PA2, PA1, Baler, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Tractors up to 500HP, combines, hedgecutters, drilling, baling, ploughing

Livestock experiencePoultry, Calving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

30 years experience as heardsman/milking for 220 cows. Calving, feeding, milking and grass management.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, hgv1, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age58
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture

6ft 1'

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information
Marital status

Partner/ 4 adult children

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

2018 - 2015 - Machinery Demonstrator for Amazone. Oct 2013 - August 2014 - General herdsman and help. Dairy arable Farm - dutuies including livestock and milking for FH Pullin & sons March 2013 - October 2013 - General Farm worker (harvest) Duties include machinery repair, spraying, hedge cutting and livestock duties - WI Lee & Sons July 2012 - March 2013 - General Farm Worker - 3000 acres, cereal and sheep farm, Harvest duties, chasing bin driver, Bale cart, hedge cutting, ploughing, Winter work: Machinery maintenance, loading straw bales, fence repairs and lambing

Hobbies

Travel and exploration both abroad and in the UK. Farming, clay pigeon shooting, gardening plus walking and cycling in the countryside.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 05/02/2018, Finish: 11/10/2025
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionEast Midlands
Where would you like to work?Northants, Oxon and surrounding counties
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