CV reference number: 73357
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English tractor operator seeking harvest/seasonal work with accommodation.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2
Other qualifications

BSc in Marine zoology. Three A-levels.

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

Tractor operating; up to 300hp tractors (mainly Fendt's), two seasons of carting potatoes and one season carting cereals (UK), one season of tractor and gondola work, carting grapes for one season (NZ). Fencing; six months for fencing contractor, mostly wire work and some artificial shelter construction (NZ). Cultivation; discing, sub-soiling and rotary hoe experience, approximately two months all up (UK & NZ).

Livestock experienceDairy, Pig
Other livestock experience

Approximately six months collectively. Four months on 500 cattle stud dairy farm (AUS). Small team, two in the rotary for milking. Responsible for mustering, milkings and some experience medicating. Was present for autumn calving, made pens in the shed. Two months on organic pig farm, responsible for feeding and piglet separation. Over christmas helping an associate, strictly fence maintenance and night slurry spreading.

Type of farming wantedMainly Arable
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence
Personal information
Profile Picture
SexMale
Age25
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagesLow level Spanish
Pen picture

5ft 10' 11st Red hair and red beard.

Relevant health problems

None.

Other Information

The families butchers won 'Best Pork Pie UK' and I like to believe I contributed.

Marital status

Single

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

Tractor and gondola operator (2.2019-5.2019)- employed for vintage, assisted in vineyard maintenance before and after. Tractor operator (9.2016-2.2017 & 7.2017-12.2017)- leading over potato and cereal harvest. Sparked interest in operating hence return and continuation. Host of manual jobs (12.2014-9.2016)- variety of labouring jobs; bricklayers labourer, demolition and mudbrick reparation and painting.

Hobbies

I have a keen interest in marine life so I scuba dive when in an interesting environment and love to fish when there is the possibility of catching something for dinner. I do stretching and cardio exercises to stay fit and limber but I avoid the gym. I travel extensively out of curiosity and so I work when and where is needed, working in a variety of job roles.

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AvailabilityStart: 24/06/2019, Finish: 28/08/2019
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionAnywhere
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