CV reference number: 71885
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Irish tractor driver aged 21 looking for work from June until August. Have significant experience operating nearly every make of tractor from a zetor to a fendt. I am mechanically minded and am adaptable to all tasks I would be presented with. I can provide references. Would be willing to work anywhere in the UK have my own transport and am currently in the process of obtaining the telehandler cert. I thrive on long hours and will not quit until the job is done regardless of the time. I am an only son and will be inheriting our modest enterprise at home in the next 2 years so I know all to well the problems and challenges associated with dealing with staff. I will be willing to try anything the employer asks but will not be taken advantage of. I have significant experience in operating wheeled loading shovels (primarily Volvos) carrying out tasks such as dung/bales/earth removal and fertiliser but having been brought up on a tillage farm have limited experience on silage clamps. 

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

level 8 agricultural science degree safe pass manual handling course

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, Telehandler/fork lift, Other harvesters, Ploughing, Drilling
Other equipment experience

Volvo loading shovel, currently applying for Articulated lorry license. Have carried out every task when it comes to tillage operations and most tasks when it comes t dairy farming machinery work operations. my number is 003538819332

Livestock experienceDairy, Lambing, Calving
Other livestock experience

Worked on various dairy farms in both ireland and new zealand gave a semester in college in teagasc moorepark county Cork which is one of the best research facilities in europe for grassland and dairy nutrition.

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

5 foot 10 inches 80 kg

Relevant health problems


Other Information
Marital status


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

Living on a modest tillage farm all my life, went to NZ for placement to a 1250 cow dairy farm, am competent with all sorts of machinery. Have carried out all operations involved in tillage from ploughing to harvesting.


in college full time

AvailabilityStart: 10/06/2019, Finish: 31/08/2019
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?anywhere the hours are long and gear is good
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