CV reference number: 62318
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Vast small holding experience seeking part time general farming position, West Midlands age 31

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

n/a

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

Small holding work on small classic machinery, Massey Ferguson 188, 35, Ford 3000 & Manitou all terrain forklift. Which includes ploughing, planting, topping, rolling, hedge cutting, trimming. 5 years Sanderson telehandler experience on modern farm, loading, unloading HGV, general farm maintenance and forestry management. Recently 1 years John Deere and Manitou telehanders experience. 1 year Linde gas and diesel forklift. Knowledge of Case Puma 188 and Weaving machinery drills.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Poultry
Other livestock experience

Experience in management small herds of beef cattle and pigs. Poultry experience in layers and meet (including slaughter and butchery). I have built several layer chicken pens designed to move around a field on skids. Relief dairy experience on and off for the last 15 years.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
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SexMale
Age31
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5'6", 15 stone, Stocky Build

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

n/a

Marital status

Long term partner

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

Small holding management including using classic machinery, MF 188, MF 35, Ford 3000, Manitou All Terrain Forklift including ploughing, drilling, potato spinning, chain harrowing, topping, rolling and harvesting a wide variety of fruit and vegetables. Strimming, irrigation and chainsawing. Livestock experience including small beef herd, pigs, poultry including layers and meat (slaughter and butchery). Work experience at Warwickshire Agricultural College on their dairy farm aswell as weekend work on a friends dairy farm. My timber business Compton Hardwood which was previously based on a modern farm in the Cotswolds, I have gained experience in modern farming techniques with equipment such as a Case 188 Puma, a Sanderson Telehandler, Weaving Big Disc Drill and Kuhn Fertiliser. Since relocating to the grounds of Henley Hall, Ludlow, I now manage the the trees on the estate this includes general estate management duties. More recently using modern John Deere and Manitou telehandler's aswell as modern Linde gas and diesel forklifts.

Hobbies

I have a keen interest in cars and am a self taught mechanic, I am very interested in Steam Preservation and help maintain a traction engine and steam roller, I enjoy Formula 1 and mountain biking.

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AvailabilityStart: 01/03/2019, Finish: 03/06/2025
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionWest Midlands
Where would you like to work?West Midlands
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