CV reference number: 61745
CV Headline

Looking to spend the harvest season driving a combine harvester or grain carting in modern machinery. I am 21 years of age and have spent last summer completing the harvest on a farm in the South of England and would like to see a different part of England this summer. I began grain carting and was then given the role of combine operator and cut upward of 700 acres and would like another opportunity to gain more experience on a modern combine. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Higher certificate in Agriculture (level 6)

Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, Combine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

Tractors up to 215 hp and spent half a season on a John Deere S680I combine with a 30ft header and cut upwards of 700 acres. Used to tractors and trailers and capable of using modern technologies such as GPS.

Livestock experienceLambing, Beef
Other livestock experience

Worked on our family suckler farm since I was 5 years of age and have seen many different situations on the farm and I believe this gives me a great advantage over other candidates without the practical experience. I have worked on various dairy farms spreading slurry and carrying daily duties on a dairy farm.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age21
NationalityIreland
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

6 ft 3 inces 85kgs

Relevant health problems

No health problems.

Other Information

I won a certificate to recognize my excellent track record in Boyne Community school in 2015. I have won many titles in underage football with my local club and have worked well as part of a team.

Marital status

single

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

Beef and suckler farming at home, have worked on dairy farms and last year worked on a 5500 acres tillage farm in South England

Hobbies

Part of a Macra group which is a young farmers group. Play sports around my local clubs. Interested in fishing for trout.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 16/07/2018, Finish: 07/09/2018
Type of jobCollege Placement
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?In a mainly tillage area.
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