CV reference number: 61116
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N.I. Tractor driver/machine operator, 23, experience with beef cattle and sheep, looking for arable/livestock farm or contractor.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsBtec
Other qualifications

Level 5 Foundation Degree in Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering.

Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tractor
Other equipment experience

New Holland tractors up to 200 HP. Slurry spreading with Abbey 2250 tanker and Redrock 2500 tanker, fertiliser with Amazone spreader. Grass topping & mowing with an Abbey 9ft mounted topper and Malone Procut 900 mounted mower. Grass tedding with a Malone Ted-Air 840. General hauling with various sized trailers, flatbeds and dumpers. Abbey VF1250 feed wagon. Loader work with Quicke manufactured tractor loaders. Forklift work in other job roles.

Livestock experienceCalving, Lambing, Sheep, Beef
Other livestock experience

Grew up on mixed livestock farm. Sheep: 800 lambing ewes mostly Mules from early-mid March until April, Sheep shearing, all other general work associated with sheep through out the year. Cattle: Cattle following on from lambing around tail end of April, around 80-100 calving. In total around 250 cattle. All other general work associated with cattle through out the year. Feeding of both cattle and sheep, lamb rearing for any lambs that are kept back from their mothers for various reasons.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture
Relevant health problems

No health problems.

Other Information

Currently hold a blue cert. for sheep shearing.

Marital status

Single, living at home.

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

Grew up on a mixed livestock (cattle and sheep) farm in Northern Ireland. Lambing and calving yearly. Operating different sized machinery and implements. Working on own family farm and neighbours carrying out seasonal work.


Agricultural/car & truck shows, socialising, watching football, interest in cars and bikes. Keen interest in welding.

AvailabilityStart: 31/05/2018, Finish: 01/11/2018
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
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