Ref No. Job Reference No. - 29813
Full Time Arable Operator job - Northamptonshire
East & East Anglia

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full-time arable operator to join a family farming business near Oundle, Northamptonshire. We farm around 1500 acres of arable land growing cereals, OSR and sugar beet.

The farm is well equipped with modern up to date kit, with Fendt and John Deere tractors having RTK guidance.


The Role:

  • Operate a new 36 metre Horsch Leeb sprayer driving a new fendt 720 tractor

  • Cultivations and ploughing operating a new Fendt 728

  • Fertiliser spreading

  • Machinery maintenance and workshop work

  • Hedge trimming

  • Topping

  • General telehandler work

  • General farm work throughout the year

  • General estate maintenance


Desired skills and personal qualities:

  • Ability to operate modern farm machinery

  • Someone who takes pride in their work with high attention to detail

  • Previous arable experience

  • Have a strong health and safety ethic

  • Be mechanically minded

  • Someone with a positive can-do attitude who is self-motivated and enthusiastic


Qualifications required:

  • PA1, PA2

  • Driving licence

  • A teleporter licence would be useful however training would be provided if necessary

  • Experience using a chainsaw and the certificates for this and using a 360 digger would also be advantageous


If you are a self-motivated person capable of working to a high standard, both alone and as part of our team, can fit in with the demands of seasonal work patterns and enjoy being involved across the full range of farm duties, we would love to hear from you.

Job Length



Start: 22/07/2024,
Finish: Not Specified


To be discussed


39 + seasonal overtime



Accommodation Type

No accommodation available

Accommodation Price

Not Specified

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

2 miles

Smokers Accepted?


Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

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