CV reference number: 68365
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Irish machinery driver/farm worker looking for work preferably in the summer on a arable farm or with a silage contractor working with more machinery and gain more experience. I have mostly driven New Hollands and Massey Ferguson's but I have driven other makes. I am a steady person and good time keeper, quick learner and eager to learn new skills. I can work well as part of a team or on my own. I am not afraid of long hours or getting out of the cab to grease and check over a machine.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

Pallaskenry Agricultural college Level 6 Advanced Cert Agricultural Mechanisation, course on going till March Level 5 Certificate in Agriculture, Leaving Cert Applied Distention awarded,

Equipment experienceTractor
Other equipment experience

Have driven mostly New Hollands and Massey Fergusons from 90hp up to 200hp but I have driven other makes.I have good reasonable experience of 12 ton dump trailer work, hauling cattle with cattle trailer, carting bales with bale lifter, bale trailer, low loader, side discharge muck spreader,topping, rolling, front loader work on tractor and Jcb 310 bucket work, shear-grab, bale handler, disc harrowing and wrapping bales with a Tanco 1400EH. I have done small amounts of mowing with a trailed conditioner mower, forklift work, ploughing with a 4 furrow Kuhn plough and slurry spreading at college.

Livestock experienceBeef, Sheep
Other livestock experience

I work on my uncles beef farm of 40 steers when I have time and run my own farm which I keep 5 steers on which I intend to expand in the future.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
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I am fit and healthy and a non smoker

Relevant health problems


Other Information

I achieved first place in Leaving Cert Applied Engineering 2017 award (Gold medal) and second place in Ireland in Leaving Cert Applied in Graphics & Construction Studies 2017 award I have good motivation, organization and communication skills willing to do the task given to me and finish it to the best of my ability. I am a safe driver and mind machinery like it is my own.

Marital status


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

I farm on my own 16-acre beef farm and my uncle’s 60-acre beef farm. I have done previous work experience on an organic beef/sheep farm where I looked after sheep from feeding, bedding, moving to different paddock and to weighing them before they go for the factory. I prepared ground for drilling and collected and bagged vegetables for selling.I previously worked in a car garage servicing and fixing cars.


I enjoy seeing new machinery on the market, working with my hands and like having fun with people

AvailabilityStart: 11/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?Agricultural Contractor or Arable farm
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