CV reference number: 67441
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Farm manager with agronomic experience looking for work in Norfolk/Suffolk, preferably as a general farm worker.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

BASIS, FACTS, PA1, PA6, PA11, Telehandler/forklift, Trailer licence

Equipment experienceTractor, PA1, Telehandler/fork lift
Other equipment experience

Tractor: some experience of arable work, ploughing, rolling, grain carting. Mainly have experience with smaller orchard tractors, spraying with air assisted Ideal sprayer, spading, disking, harvest work, mowing, fertiliser spreading. PA1, PA6, PA11, qualifies for knapsack spraying and air assisted spraying for use in Orchards/vineyards, 1.5 years experience of sole spray operator for a fruit farm. Would like to get my PA3. Extensive experience of manitou telehandler along with some on a JCB. Feeding, stacking bales, moving pallets, grain, and general work. Over 1.5 years of experience with a fork lift, loading and unloading apple stores, loading/unloading lorries, general pallet work.

Livestock experienceBeef, Pig, Sheep, Lambing
Other livestock experience

Occasional experience with cattle, calfing, feeding, running through handling system and checking in the field. 6 months of outdoor pig work during my university placement, feeding, farrowing, moving and AI. My partner and I have our own flock of 25 Norfolk Horn sheep which we are currently expanding. We’ve had them for just over 1 year. Currently we are mob grazing them on cover crops, we have footbathed, treated for worms/flystrike, the ram has now just been taken out, and we Lambseth ourselves. Before getting the sheep I spent a week up in Scotland lambing intensively.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age28
NationalityEnglish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture

6'1" 12st

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information
Marital status

fiancee

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

Live on a mixed beef and arable farm. University placement was on a pig farm. Agronomist for 3 years, NIAB for 1, and currently farm manager for over 1.5 years

Hobbies

Work on farm at home, my partner and I have a small flock of sheep, also shooting, dog training, seeing friends

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 01/04/2019, Finish: 01/02/2025
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Up to 40 mins from Brandon
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