CV reference number: 70184
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Northern Ireland farmworker aged 52,now living in Surrey, looking for work in possibly Southern England. I have a can do attitude and can turn my hand to anything that needs doing. I am looking for full-time work from September onwards.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

1 week intensive training on Pig Production at Loughry College Cookstown

Equipment experienceTractor, Other harvesters, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Tractor up to 100hp, Loader work and yard work. Tractors i have experience in range from a MF 135 MF 590 International 454 674 785 and 1056XL Case 885xl Super2, also Ford 5610 6610 David Brown 1690 Fiat 100-90 90-90 John Deere 2650 and 3050.I don't have any experience on modern tractors but am willing to give anything a go. My loader experience is just with loader on tractor which I was experienced on, just need to get used to up to date with modern tractors. Am old fashioned with old skills needing updated. I will give my all in my work doing long hours and early mornings whatever it takes to get jobs done.Also willing to learn new skills, even though am early fifties I am up to do anything, age not a problem.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef, Pig, Sheep
Other livestock experience

Stockman on 110 acre dairy farm rearing calves from birth to replacement for dairy herd,feeding stock in morning with meal and silage, scraping out milking cows, bedding cubicles, bedding young stock pens with straw,checking on calving cows and bedding pens if needed, also limited milking experience just as cover if farmer was away on holiday. Pig stockman on 100 sow herd rearing from birth to kill weight,including feeding in mornings, taking sows to boar for serving, checking for sows on heat, weaning young, checking health of fattening stock.

Type of farming wantedMainly Livestock
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languagesNone
Pen picture

5ft 10, 13 st slim build.

Relevant health problems


Other Information

Lantra Traffic Management Certificate 1 and 2. First Aid certificate. Manuel lifting course completed. Banksman course completed. Fire training completed.

Marital status

Partner with 8 year old son.

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

Pig farm 1985-1987 Dairy farm 1987-1999 til farmer sold up and moved to New Zealand. Coal bagger 1999 -2000. Factory worker 2001-2002. Council worker 2003-2008. Landscape gardener 2009-2013. Council refuge collector 2014-2018.


Fishing, gardening, family time.

AvailabilityStart: 19/11/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?South England.
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