CV reference number: 64709
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Experienced,Flexible,committed, mature multi-skilled English farmer back in the uk after 16years in France . Looking for work now on a mixed/arable farm.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNCA
Other qualifications

National ccertificate in Agriculture 1985/86 at Warwickshire college

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

No valid certificate for a telehandler but an experienced operator . Worked on 300 hec farms. Irrigation and maize drilling. Also have ran my own contracting business spraying PA1,PA2E and PA4 and fertiliser application in the past.

Livestock experienceBeef, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Have done lambing and can work alone.  Cattle 120 suckler cows.  500 to 1,000 ewes. 

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age53
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesFrench
Pen picture

180cm. 90 kilos. Medium build. Non smoker. Drink alcohol rarely. Full clean driving licence. Always put the job first hence ex wife. Problem solving and adaptable.

Relevant health problems

None.

Other Information
Marital status

Partner in the UK and ex wife and 3 children in France.

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

Born and raised on a mixed farm in Worcestershire. Attended agricultural college. Took over the full day to day running and management of thr family farm after the unexpected death of my father for 9 years before moving to France. Beef, arable inc drying/cleaning and contract spraying/fertiliser. 200 acres at the end of the uk farms working life. Took on 340 acre tenanted arable /suckler cow farm in France but got caught out on changes in subsidy rule after worked self employed on arable/Irrigation/beef/sheep/ Forestry also servicing and repairing machinery and property/buildings

Hobbies

DIY and odd jobs/maintenance. Car boots and auctions. Gardening. Walking.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 20/05/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Central & Southern England & Wales
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