CV reference number: 60201
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Hard working South African, aged 24, Assistant farm manger, Happy to work anywhere in the UK.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Highest Standard of Education: Matric – 2013 Institution: Weston Agricultural College, KZN, South Africa Other Courses:Basic First Aid level 1 Wool grading and classing course Brahman judging course Stafix Basic Agricultural Fencing course Stihl Chainsaw operator’s course Basic Labour Law course Artificial Insemination (KI) and pregnancy of cattle

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

Silage cutting, Square baler and round, seed drill ,Sickle bar mower

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

As I was a student at a very diverse college which had dairy, Beef cattle, Poultry, Pigs and Crops we were exposed to a diverse farming system and gained invaluable experience in all of these farming sectors.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, international
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesAfrikaans
Pen picture

Height 1.84m,weight-112kg, build-strong, Healthy

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I have attained provincial colours as well as captained teams in deep sea angling.

Marital status

No dependents

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

AGRICUTURAL WORK EXPERIENCE Date of employment: January 2017- April 2017 Name of organization: Todi River Farms (Dolissie, Niara Valley, Republic of Congo) Position: Contract farming for planting season Responsibilities: Operating and maintaining John Deere tractors and an equalizer 12 row maize planter. Worm infestation control, disease and fungi identification, nematode identification, road maintenance, managing labour groups, vehicle maintenance (Hilux and Landcruiser) Reason for leaving: End of contract ________________________________________ Date of Employment: July – December 2016 Name of Organisation: Patchworx – landscaping and agricultural tunnels Position: Contract Manager Responsibilities: Running and managing landscaping and agricultural tunnel projects Reason for Leaving: Contract in Republic of Congo ________________________________________ Date of Employment: December 2014 Name of Organisation: Bauernhof Bonsmaras Boerdery Position: Assistant Manager Responsibilities: Running and managing a pedigree herd of Bonsmara cattle Planting maize on a no till system Reason for Leaving: End of contract. ________________________________________ Date of Employment: Aug 2014 – Oct 2014, July 2015, August & October 2017 Name of Organisation: Mystic River Game Farm, Parys, Free State Position: Game Farm Manager Responsibilities: Labour management, animal management, infrastructure management, maintenance of fencing, irrigation, farm vehicles and equipment Reason for Leaving: Temporary contracts ________________________________________ Date of employment: December 2013- April 2014 Name of Organisation: Weston Agricultural College Position: Farm Intern (management) Responsibilities: Manage labour across farm - assigning tasks, managing workload. Manage livestock – healthcare, feed, condition, calving, dairy, milk production. Assist with operation of tractors and other implements and machinery on the farm Reasons for leaving: Family responsibility ________________________________________ Date of employment: April 2014 – December 2018  Cambridge Crossing Position: Manager Responsibilities: General restaurant management – back of house, kitchen team Reasons for leaving: Family business – seeking career in agriculture


Hunting, Deep sea fishing and Hobby farming

AvailabilityStart: 01/05/2018, Finish: 31/08/2018
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?United kingdom
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