Ref No. Job Reference No. - 22979
Jobs for Harvest/Seasonal Workers - Various opportunities available - Suffolk
Arable, Other
UK
IP24
East & East Anglia
Description

Summer Harvest Opportunities for Experienced or Student Workers 2021

We are a progressive diverse farming business based on the estate but farming across 4 different sites. We farm approximately 10,000 acres of sandy loam and 9,500 acres of silt land. Wherever possible we invest in the latest technology and equipment to enhance and challenge our team to continually improve their skills.

Our farming business operates across 4 separate geographic areas, and we are looking for summer workers on three of those sites. We have vacancies for students or experienced operators in Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, and Yorkshire. We are seeking applicants who are experienced and looking for seasonal work, or students who are currently studying Agriculture at any level, but with a focus on arable, root vegetable or technical.

This is a great opportunity to join a leading company where you will be exposed to the latest farming techniques in growing root vegetables and combinable crops. You will be part of a large integrated team and given exposure to various aspects of our business gaining hands on experience from field operations to the loading and transporting of produce for grading and storage.

This is a varied role, operators displaying a real aptitude, passion, and enthusiasm, may be given the opportunity to receive further training on more specialised equipment. We have opportunities for the right candidate to operate a primary mover on some heavy land carrying out seasonal cultivations.

We are looking for applicants with a full driving licence, team player and ability to work in with others. During the height of the season, you will need to be adaptable and flexible with regards to your working hours to include weekends.

Commencing mid-July through to September/October depending on possible educational commitments. This will give you invaluable experience and an insight in to working on a commercial farm enabling you to develop key practical skills and knowledge.

As a progressive business, for those who have demonstrated the keys skills, aptitude, and attitude we look for, there may be opportunities for permanent positions and invitations to return in following seasons.

Basic pay plus overtime being paid at time and a quarter, rate depending on experience.

Shared accommodation is available at a nominal fee.

Interested? We would love to hear from you. Please contact us with a covering letter andCV.

Grain Store and Weighbridge Operator Summer 2021 Based in Norfolk

We are looking for an experienced operator or capable student to join us for the summer period to take responsibility for operating a digital weighbridge and associated software, plus take on a responsible practical role overseeing the loading of bulk grain stores, including pushing up grain, record keeping and yard tidiness.

You will need to have experience operating a teleporter and ideally have a degree of computer literacy regarding excel spreadsheets.

Applicants will need a full driving licence, be a team player and ability to work in with others. During the height of the season, you will need to be adaptable and flexible with regards to your working hours to include weekends.

Commencing mid-July through to September/October depending on possible educational commitments. This will give you invaluable experience and an insight in to working on a commercial farm enabling you to develop key practical skills and knowledge.

As a progressive business, for those who have demonstrated the keys skills, aptitude, and attitude we look for, there may be opportunities for permanent positions and invitations to return in following seasons.

Basic pay plus overtime being paid at time and a quarter, rate depending on experience.

Shared accommodation is available at a nominal fee.

Interested? We would love to hear from you. Please contact us with a covering letter and CV.

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Job Length

Harvest / Seasonal

Dates

Start: 28/06/2021,
Finish: 10/10/2021

Pay

TBC

Hours

40 + Overtime

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Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

Room in house

Accommodation Price

£40/Week

Other Accommodation Information

There is a 10 bedroom shared house for harvest workers only, situated on farm, with all facilities required. ie. washing machine/dryer/fridge/freezer.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

5 Miles

Smokers Accepted?

Yes

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

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