CV reference number: 55216
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Chainsaw tickets and full driving license with trailer,  tractor,  telehandler experience.  Reliable, punctual hard worker quick to learn new tasks. Self motivated.   

Qualifications and Experience
Relevant qualificationsNot listed
Other qualifications

NPTC 201 202 203 (chainsaw maintenance, Crossutting timber, and felling and processing) Lots of Computing qualifications, no good for working on a farm but great if your farm computer has a problem.

Equipment experienceFencing, Telehandler/fork lift, Tracked machine, Tractor
Other equipment experience

I have used 360s for excavation and grading. Roller and Dumper experience along with napsack spraying and quad spraying, tracked chippers, stump grinders

Livestock experiencePoultry, Sheep, Goat, Pig
Other livestock experience

I have experience of pig feeding with a keenan feeder on an open air farm and on a smaller level with my own small holding pigs, experience handling sheep and goats, hoof trimming, medicating etc. I have good experience with birds (chickens, geese, turkey, pheasant, partridge and ducks). I might not have a vast array of commercial farming knowledge but I pick up news tasks quickly am methodical in my work and being 38 years old i'm very self motivated, I'll happily work all day on my own getting through the tasks in hand or work as part of a team.

Type of farming wantedMixed Farming
Driving LicenseFull Car Licence, tractor
Personal information
SexMale
Age38
NationalityBritish
First languageEnglish
Other languagessome French
Pen picture

6ft Broad shoulders, typical rugby prop build.

Relevant health problems
Other Information

I'm fit and strong, happy to work long hours in any weather. Haven't taken a day off ill in over two decades. Available to start immediately.

Marital status

I have a partner, no children.

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

I currently live on a small holding in West Wales where we have Pigs, Sheep, Goats, Chickens, Turkeys and Geese. I was previously a game keeper for a small shoot (1500 pheasant) ten shoot days in the season but responsible for the upkeep of the pens, ordering the birds, collecting the birds, feeding, predator protection and arranging the beaters and organising the shoot day. I have contracted to farmers doing tree felling work by hand and also by telehandler. I have worked on repairing irrigation ponds and digging and laying irrigation in fields and laying of concrete farm roads. I have also done chestnut coppicing hand felling and cutting to length. I currently work as a self employed tree surgeon and gardener taking on jobs from tree feeling, stock fencing and ground clearance to tree felling and concrete slab laying.

Hobbies

Kickboxing Instructor, Tight Head Prop for Llanybydder Rugby Club

Preferences
AvailabilityStart: 31/10/2017, Finish: 30/11/2017
Type of jobAny
Preferred regionWales
Where would you like to work?ceredigion/carmarthenshire
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