(May-Oct) Seasonal position with mixed arable/sheep farm & arable contracting - Mid/North Lincolnshire (full time opportunity for the right candidate)
A position has become available to join a small Mid/North Lincolnshire family farm/contracting team from May to October for someone interested in both arable, machinery & sheep. We specialise in direct drilling, harvesting & conservation agriculture techniques. Main duties include operating the sprayer nurse tank, loading grain lorries, cleaning grain stores, leading muck & spreading, rolling, low disturbance subsoiling & stubble raking. Harvest work includes; hauling with tractor & trailer from the chaser bin, loading stores/pushing up & grassland work including raking & bale leading, there is also some shepherding & fencing work (fixed stock fence & 3 strand). Some experience of crop spraying & liquid fertiliser application would be helpful in order to support the main operator during busy times (such as drilling). So, a candidate with PA1/PA2 & telehandler training is preferred but training can be made available. There is a lot of road work between the farms, so a calm, sensible, willing approach & a clean licence is also preferred.
Some accommodation is available (flat above the farm office c/w shower & kitchen) if required. We are happy to consider all applications including students & work experience. The role may lead to full time position for the right candidate.
Could be permanent for the right candidate
One bedroom, first floor flat within the farm office which has a shower, w/c & kitchen facilities.
Full UK Driving Licence