CV reference number: 60388
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English Orchard worker aged 28 looking for work in and around the three counties.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

Lantra awards level 2 - chainsaw maintenance amd cross cutting - Forklift truck (counter balance) operations NPTC - PA1 E-volve test - PA2 Downward air assisted sprayer - PA3 air assisted geometry sprayer

Equipment experienceTractor, PA1, PA2, PA3, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Massey Fergusson Stockman/Horticultural Tractors with and without loaders New Holland and Carraro Orchard tractors Hardi sprayers, both mounted and trailed Plough Spader Rotorvator Power Harrow Rollers Sub-Soilers Bed formers and Film layers Mowers/Toppers Chainsaw ATV (john deere gator) Quadbike (yamaha grizzly)

Livestock experiencePoultry
Other livestock experience

Kept chickens as a hobby for a few years.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age28
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

Average build male, approximately six feet tall, dark hair

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information
Marital status

Girlfriend

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

October 2012 - March 2018: Farm Supervisor on a 120 acre Fruit Farm, Responsible for topping, pruning, spraying orchards. Irrigating and spraying soft fruit. Woodland management, Campsite maintenance and groundcare. Supervising and coordinating harvest workers. Supervising a busy packhouse. Managing Juice and Cider production. General machinery maintenance. Reason for leaving was that I had progressed as far as I could with the company and could better progress my career elsewhere. March 2018 - December 2018: Assistant Farm Manager on a 70 acre Organic fruit and veg Farm. Responsible for day to day running of all field work on the farm, assigning jobs, managing the workforce in the field, liasing with other departments to make sure the correct crops were being both planted and harvested to specific requirements. All ground preparations were my responsibility along with spraying orchards, managing beneficial grassland, all general machinery maintenance. Managing the logistics of having a relatively large workforce split across various locations. Reason for leaving was due to largescale downsizing on the farm and the entire permanent staff being made redundant.

Hobbies

I play national premier league cricket for Cheltenham cricket club, this is the highest level of cricket you can play without being a professional cricketer.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 14/01/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Three counties (Gloucestershire, Herefordshire,Worcestershire
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