CV reference number: 76789
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Estate foreman looking for mainly arable work in the southeast/southwest of England.

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNVQ Level 1,2, City and Guilds
Other qualifications

Lantra, chainsaws, arboriculture, first aid, staff management, B&E trailer, firearms and shotgun certificates.

Equipment experienceTractor, Combine, Tracked machine, Telehandler/fork lift, Fencing
Other equipment experience

ATVs, forwarder and skidder, MEWP, diggers, dumpers, dozers, miscellaneous loaders, cultivations, hedgecutting, muck spreading, hay/silage making equipment.

Livestock experienceDairy, Beef
Other livestock experience

2001-2003 farm hand on a dairy farm whilst at college, involved with TB testing, foot trimming, moving and calves. 2013-2016 small private flock of sheep and 4 pedigree Herefords bullocks, day to day supervision, feeding and checks.

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

In my younger years I was a member of the Newent YFC and in 2001 I won sportsman of the year on the clay shooting. I thoroughly enjoyed being part of a shooting syndicate and hope to get back into that one day.

Marital status

Wife and young family.

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

2001-2003 dairy farm, working as a farm hand whilst at college, mainly tractor work and farm maintenance. 2003-2008 Self employed, tee surgeon, pest control (deer/fox/rabbit/pigeon)and tractor/machine driver for agricultural contractor (heavy ground works, hedge cutting, round baling), several arable farms 1 with potatoes (combining, cultivations, trailer work, lots of loader work, muck spreading, silage and hay making). 2008-2012 Forestry Commission, forestry maintenance, dangerous tree work 2012-2013 Forestry Commission, harvesting and maintenance contractor supervision, emergency tree work. 2013-2016 Estate Groundsman, overall responsibility of building, grounds and machinery maintenance. 2016-Present, Deputy foreman up to Estate Foreman, Responsible for leading and running the estate maintenance team but also keeping my hand in with machinery operation (topping, trailer work, forwarder, winching, loader work and digger operation as well as chainsaw and maintenance work). Also organising logistics and contractors as well as being a budget holder.


Stalking, shooting both clays and game. Working and training my dogs, wood working, socialising.

AvailabilityStart: 01/02/2020, Finish: Not Specified
Type of jobPermanent
Preferred regionOther
Where would you like to work?Gloucestershire or neighbouring counties or suffolk/norfolk area.
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