Ref No. Job Reference No. - 29542
Farm & Estate Worker job - Perth and Kinross, Scotland
Beef, Sheep
UK
FK17
Scotland
Description

This role will involve a wide variety of work across the farm and estate. This will include operating farm machinery (including tractors and 5T excavator), agricultural fence erection and maintenance, assisting with livestock, chainsaw and forestry work, property maintenance and other general farm and estate work. The work will vary throughout the year but it is important that the individual is committed to all of these areas of work equally.

On a day to day basis this role will require the individual to be self-motivated and able to work independently without close supervision. You will also work as part of a team with other estate employees. On occasions you may need to work with customers and members of the public and represent the business.

 

Operate tractors and other farm machinery to carry out tasks including:


  • Feeding cattle

  • Mucking out sheds

  • Manure spreading

  • Pasture topping

  • Cultivations

  • Front loader operation

  • Operate 5T Excavator to carry out

  • Digger work and drainage

  • Track maintenance

  • Maintenance of farm machinery

Other tasks include:


  • Working as part of the team to maintain and erect farm fences, usually wooden posts and rylock wire nets

  • Grounds maintenance including grass cutting, hedge cutting etc, and assisting with heavier gardening tasks

  • Cutting and clearing windblown trees

  • Thinning trees and clearing scrub

  • Cutting and splitting firewood

  • Assist with the management of the cattle

  • Assist the shepherd with management of the sheep flock

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

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

Pay

Appropriate to the role

Hours

Full time

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Accommodation
Accommodation

No

Accommodation Type

No accommodation available

Accommodation Price

None

Other Accommodation Information

Farm located close to Callander.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

Not Specified

Smokers Accepted?

No

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Other Information

We are pasionate about our farm and would love to find a candidate who will play a key role in further developing the performance of the stock and land for the long term.

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