Ref No. Job Reference No. - 29562
General Farm Worker (Combinable & Root Crops) job - Cambridgeshire
Arable
UK
PE7
East & East Anglia
Description

We are a family run 1000ac farm based in North Cambridgeshire that specialise in growing Potatoes as well as Cereals, Sugar Beet and Pulses.

We are excited to offer the opportunity for an experienced arable operator/farm worker to join our team.

We are preferably looking for someone with strong workshop abilities, capable and willing to build and maintain machinery.

 

The job role will be varied throughout the season and will include, but not be limited to:


  • Primary and secondary cultivations

  • Ploughing

  • Drilling/Planting

  • Fertiliser spreading

  • Compost spreading

  • Irrigation

  • Drainage

  • Working in the potato pack house

Opportunity for relief combine and potato harvester operation for someone with the right attitude and experience.

 

The applicant:


  • Must be a team player; happy to learn from more experienced colleagues and assist/teach less experienced colleagues

  • Must be competent with modern agricultural machinery including GPS systems; preferably RTK Greenstar

  • Must be competent enough in the workshop to carry out routine maintenance and repairs

  • Ideally be a competent welder/fabricator

  • Be happy to put on a pair of gloves and help on the potato grading line when required

  • Hold a full driving licence

It would be an advantage if an applicant already held:


  • Telehandler ticket

  • Counterbalance forklift ticket

  • PA1, PA2, PA4S&G

 

Start date can be flexible to suit the candidate.

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 24/06/2024,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

Negotiable

Hours

Approx 60hrs/week

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Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

Help given to find accommodation

Accommodation Price

Not Specified

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

Not Specified

Smokers Accepted?

Yes

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

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