CV reference number: 60360
CV Headline

Highly experienced Tractor Driver/GFW with over 40 years in farming, competent, versatile, reliable, hard working. Able to work on own initiative and has a clean and tidy approach to all tasks. Experienced in working with cattle including calving, willing to work with other livestock. I have very much a can do attitude, if i haven't done it i am willing to learn it.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

PA1-PA2 Telescopic and counterbalance certificates

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

John Deere, Claas, Case Tractors, New Holland Combine, trailed Forage Harvester, New Holland and Hesston Balers, JCB Tele handler, Volvo loading shovel, Accord and Simba drills.

Livestock experienceCalving, Beef, Dairy
Other livestock experience

Day to day feeding of cattle and calves, calving and general spotting of health problems.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age59
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture

5ft 3ins 11st

Relevant health problems

None

Other Information

Although in my advanced years, i am fit and healthy and have no plans to retire any time soon. Have plenty of years left in me.

Marital status

Married no children

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

Grew up in a family where several members were in farming. I started working on farms at the age of 12 helping with beef cattle weekends through winter and harvest during school holidays. Learnt to drive Tractor using a County Super Six for cultivations at 14. Learned my skills from working with other skilled workers, and learning from my own mistakes. I have a great passion for farming.

Hobbies

Photography, walking the dogs, gardening, countryside and wildlife, watching rugby, reading, diy

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 26/03/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?England & Wales
Back to CV list Add To Basket

4XtraHands provides professional agricultural recruitment services for farmers and jobseekers including the location of skilled, permanent, temporary and seasonal rural staff for farmers as well as finding suitable work for jobseekers with one of our many registered farmers throughout the UK. Designed by a farmer for farmers our recruitment website is a simple, quick and affordable solution for all your agricultural recruitment needs.