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Skilled combine operator / tractor driver with welding and workshop experience. Self employed.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

I have various stick/ mig welding certificate and a city a guilds 015 in agricultural maintenance

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

Working mainly for contractors from 1979-95 and as head tractor driver/ Forman/ Head tractor driver in the later stages, big bailing, round bailing, silage making, driving the harvester, trailed and then self propelled. ploughing and pressing, all cultivation’s, drilling, precision drilling of maize, carrots and sugar beet , sugar beet harvesting, combine harvesting,oilseed rape swathing, grain storage, potato harvesting, bed forming, de-stoning, tele-handling, then running my own farm Fencing business.

Livestock experienceSheep, Lambing, Calving, Poultry
Other livestock experience

I have worked with bull beef and beef herds, as well as sheep and have calved and lambed

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

I weigh 84kg and am 5ft 10 high

Relevant health problems

Deaf and use a cochlear implant to hear

Other Information

Self employed worked in agriculture all my life for contractors and also ran my own fencing business for a while. I am used to long hours and weekend work, I am friendly, can work in a team or on my own.

Marital status


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

I have been Self-employed since 1979 working for agricultural contractors and large farms all over the UK and also Europe I am looking for a busy farm/contractor for harvest work as the farmer I did harvest work/cultivation and drilling for has now retired. Long hours and working away is no problem


Gardening photography

AvailabilityStart: 16/07/2019, Finish: 24/12/2019
Type of jobSeasonal
Preferred regionEast Midlands
Where would you like to work?Northamptonshire/Cambridgeshire
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