CV reference number: 62766
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Experienced and versatile arable operator with over 30 years experience, seeking a new position in arable farming. Experienced in the use of precision farming equipment to produce high quality crops utilising the latest technology. I have been the main operator on a 1300 hectare farm for the past ten years, and I am up to date with the latest crop management record keeping software. I am a very meticulous person and strive to achieve the best results in the work I do.  

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1
Other qualifications

Category H1 Driving Licence Safe use of pesticides - PA1 and PA2A NPTC. Craftsman Certificate for the operation of combine harvesters Telehandler certificate Working at heights certificate Safe use of chainsaw certificate Health and Safety Abrasive wheels Certificate of competence for wheeled loader

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, PA1, PA2, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

36m Rogator sprayer Class Lexion harvesters category H on driving licence Experienced in the use of GPS systems and variable rate applications Operation of crawler tractors Responsible for the maintenance of machinery

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef
Other livestock experience

I have experience of working with cattle including milking, TMR feeding and general livestock duties, including fencing.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age51
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

5ft 8in 80kgs

Relevant health problems

None.

Other Information

I enjoy running and have achieved 3 medals for 10k runs for charity.

Marital status

I have a partner and no children.

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

1982-2005 I worked as the head tractor driver on a 4000 acre mixed farm in Hampshire. My job there included the repair and maintenance of the farms machinery. 2006-2007 I worked for a plant hire company where I serviced and repaired civil engineering plant. 2007-2017 I have been working on a 3000 acre arable farm in Wiltshire. My role was as principle operator responsible for the main operations on the farm. I also have experience with grain drying and processing.

Hobbies

Country walks and running.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 17/11/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Southern England
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