CV reference number: 73316
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A mature student, who, following a career in the City, is looking for a practical farming role until October.  Experience driver on most operations.  Dedicated and hardworking team player

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

No formal qualifications

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Baler, Fencing
Other equipment experience

Mostly John Deere up to 220 hp. Mowing and all hay/silage operations, bale and grain carting, all field operations

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef
Other livestock experience

Looked after a 120 head dairy herd, establishing a herd of Sussex cattle in the autumn

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age55
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesFrench
Pen picture

6ft 2 14 stone

Relevant health problems

No

Other Information

I am very keen to work on this summers harvest as an unexpected break in schedules means I can dedicate the summer until the end of October.

Marital status

Wife plus 3 teenage boys

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

1970-1983 - family farm, involving all aspects of dairy husbandry and associated field operations 1980-83 - farming experience abroad on beef ranch in Argentina, a stud and dairy farm in Australia, responsible for all field work 1983-2016 - City 2016-18 - Summer experience on hay making (predominantly lucerne), and rape, barley and wheat harvests

Hobbies

Active sportsman playing football, cricket and tennis. (plus bringing up a family!)

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 17/06/2019, Finish: 31/10/2019
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionAnywhere
Where would you like to work?South and South East
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