CV reference number: 70470
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Young experienced lad looking for tractor driving/gfw/arable/dairy work in Wiltshire, maybe Gloucester

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsCity and Guilds
Other qualifications

Level 2 diploma in agriculture, lever 3 diploma in agriculture and level 3 extended diploma in agriculture completed full time courses at Lackham college Completed lantra telescopic course (telehandler ticket)

Equipment experienceTractor, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Worked on a 300cows dairy farm for the past 2 and a half years and done most of the tractor work which was: TMR feeding using a fendt 716 or jd6620 with a Keenan mechfiber 365 twin axled and for loading i have used a claas scorpion 7035 telescpoic handler, silage work: hauling using fendt 716 and 14t and 16t richard western trailers, mowing using fendt 716 with front mounted lely 320 splendimo mower and lely 360 splendimo on the back and using tms, i have also done a bit of tedding, raking and compacting the silage clamp. I have done a lot of slurry spreading using a 2000 slurry tanker also done a lot of muck spreading using the 716 and a claas arion 650 with twin axled or a single axled richard western side discharge muckspreader and also usinng a bunning rear discharge muckspreader. Done a lot of sub lifting and powerharrowing using 3m sublifter and a 4m amazone power harrow and also done a bit of ploughing and discing. done quiet bit of silage bales and straw bales hauling and loading and unloading using a 25ft and a 32ft flat bed trailer and claas and kramer telehandler. I have also done a lot of topping using a front/rear mounting 3-4meter topper. Done a lot of general machinery work around the farm such scraping out wiht jcb skid steer or kramer telehandler raking, sanding cubicled sand beds using rake on skid steer and sand spreader bucket on telehandler. mucking out calf sheds using skid steer and telehandler. I have also done a lot of muckspreading, silage work, sublifting and powerharrowing at college using massey ferguson 7726 with gps and auto steer and jd 6150r. I have hitched up and set up all these machines and computer systems(TMs,gps) for myself whenever i have had to use them and all machines and equipments has been maintained to a high standard by me including changing blades on the mower, feeder wagon, topper and changing tines on the power harrow. Daily telehandler, skidsteer and tractor use! Also experienced with manitou jcb and a lot more tractor brands. Recently done some relief power harrowing using a 7480 and 6465 Massey Ferguson

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

2 and a half year of experience with a 300 cows dairy herd done a lot of milking on 8 a side tandem milking parlour and a lot of calf rearing including: calving, first colostrum fed with a tube or a bottle with teat, storing and testing of colostrum with a refractometer. Ear tagging, dehorning, castrating, monitoring and treating calves, bedding up with straw, cleaning out, disinfecting pens, changing water once a day and refilling on the afternoon, Experienced with cow handling, drenching, monitoring, detecting: mastitis, dehydration, high temperature, lame cows, ecoli and abortion and treating mastitis, dehydration, high temperature. Experienced using interherd, alpro, uniform and farmwizard herd softwares, Sheep: 2 lambing season experience at college lambing over night and daytime for about 6weeks a season experienced with night/daytime lambing, tubing the lambs, cleaning out, disinfecting lambing pens, feeding ewes, ear tagging. Also experienced with drenching, ear tagging, scanning, castrating done a lot of cructhing aswell but not really experienced with shearing, All the sheep related experience i have gained from college and a local small family sheep farmer

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
First languageEnglish
Other languages
Pen picture

Jst under 6ft so around 5'10-11 and around 70kg i would say

Relevant health problems


Other Information

Fully competent on the day to day operation of mixed dairy and arable farming. Capable of working unsupervised on tasks specified by the farm owner/manager. Quiet good mechanical skills and also im happy with general maintanance such as fixing a gate thats been crashed into or fencing, bit of grass cutting around the yard and any general work

Marital status


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

While working on this farm i have gained a lot of responsibility


Young farmers, hunt balls, shooting, pub, off roading, bit of horse riding and modifying cars used to motocross but not at the moment. Mainly spending time with friends and mates

AvailabilityStart: 26/04/2019, Finish: 01/01/2070
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionSouth West
Where would you like to work?Wiltshire, Gloucester
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