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Neil 45 from Macclesfield in Cheshire is looking for a full time employment in general farm work. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

I have a bachelor of arts degree, and a level 3 diploma in social sciences. i do not have any qualifications in agriculture, but do have experience as a general farm worker.

Equipment experienceTractor, Fencing
Other equipment experience

I have worked in agriculture before where i was driving tractors ( David Brown 1390, David Brown 990, Leyland 272, Massey Ferguson 135)I was also involved in all farm work such as scraping out sheds. field work, such as potato and barley crops, My role was to also muck spread, sometimes ploughing, soil and grass rolling, spreading fertilisers in early spring, transporting silage from fields to storage sheds, baling and collecting bales of straw and hay.

Livestock experienceDairy, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

I looked after a Frisian herd of 120, and assisting in milking twice a day. I also took part in the welfare of the livestock through making sure they were bedded down, fed and nourished and comfortable. I took part in assisting the vet and dehorning calf's and assisting the vet when needed. I have no experience in record keeping or essential animal husbandry. I only have the basics in animal welfare, but want to learn more with training.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
SexMale
Age45
Nationalitybritish
First languageenglish
Other languagesno
Pen picture

5ft 9inches and 11 stone.

Relevant health problems

no health issus

Other Information

I am a genuine person who is very reliable and energetic, i am willing to participate in any training in the areas where i lack experience. I can pick things up very quickly and have a positive can do attitude. I am a seasonal green keeper at the moment, but my heart lies in the countryside and the farming industry.

Marital status

Yes i have my family, (parents, 2 brothers 1 sister) but i am a single person.

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

i worked on a dairy farm with 120 Friesians. I have experience in the day to day running of a farm. The milking parlour was old fashioned and basic. I have not had any experience in modern parlours, however, i am willing to learn and take all training with this so i can be a competent milker. I also prepared ground for barley and potatoes and muck spreading, ploughing, rotivating, soil and grass harrowing and rolling. I also maintained all the gates and fencing on the farm and made sure all the poultry was fed and watered. I have also worked in landfill sites where one of my roles was to manage the dust levels by using a tractor and water tanker to prevent dust becoming airborne.

Hobbies

walking, go to the gym. camping. learning survival skills and techniques. Creative writing. playing the guitar.

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 20/09/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?wiltshire.somerset cornwall, anywhere in Europe.
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