CV reference number: 66845
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I am a 25 year old experienced tractor driver, Worked with livestock for 9 years 6 of them being dairy,  currently live in Wincanton looking for a job back in the dairy sector in the southwest of England 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNDA, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

National diploma in farm mechanisation level 3 mig and arc welding

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

PA4

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

9 years experience with cattle the biggest herd of 500 plus replacements, i have some experience of foot triming but have never had a course, i have also done calf rearing the most 60 at a time, currently working on a suckler herd calving about 90 in the spring and then about 40 in the autumn with fattening stock aswell, i have worked on 3 dairy farm which leaves me with 6 years of experience

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age25
NationalityBritsh
First languageenglish
Other languages
Pen picture

height 5.5 weight 9 stone

Relevant health problems

no

Other Information
Marital status

yes partner and two young boys

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

 Corsley (Beef, arable and machinery dealer) (350 head of cattle, 500 acres arable) General Farm Worker/Tractor Driver November 2015 – Present Main duties; • Cattle work – vet records, calving records, choosing cattle to sell (fat & cull cows) • Assist in the training of the apprentice • Livestock husbandry • Machinery maintenance and fabrication • Using new equipment including GPS guidance systems • Helping to plan day to day farm work • Feeding using a feeding bucket • All aspects of arable/grassland management and work • All aspects of harvest and storage of crops  (Dairy and arable) (300 milking plus 250 replacements and 500 acres) General Farm Worker/Tractor Driver April 2013 – November 2015 Main duties • TMR feeding • Relief milking • Calf and young stock rearing • Arable and grassland work • Slurry and FYM spreading and management • Livestock husbandry • Machinery maintenance and fabrication • Assist of the training of the apprentice • Helping with herd group management • All aspects of harvest and storage of crops  (Dairy, arable and pigs) (upto 500 milking plus replacements and 1000 acres) General Farm Worker/Tractor Driver August 2012 – March 2013 Main duties • TMR feeding • Calf and young stock rearing • Relief milking • Arable and grassland work • Slurry and FYM spreading and management • Livestock husbandry • Machinery maintenance and fabrication • 360 digger work • All aspects of harvest and storage of crops (Dairy, arable and sheep)(300 milking plus replacements and 400 acres) General Farm Worker August 2011 – August 2012 Main duties • Milking • Yard work • Tractor driving  (Dairy and arable) (300 milking plus 250 replacements and 500 acres) General Farm Worker April 2013 – August 2011 Main duties • TMR feeding • Grassland and arable work • Slurry and FYM spreading and management • Fencing • Machinery maintenance and fabrication • Milking and yard work • All aspects of harvest and storage of crops studyed at lackham agricultral college and worked on the 4 college farms incuding beef, dairy, sheep, pigs, blade calf rearing and arable

Hobbies

spending time with my family and seeing friends

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AvailabilityStart: 26/12/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?somerset
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