Ref No. Job Reference No. - 29560
General Farm Worker job - Northumberland
Arable, Beef, Sheep, Contractor
UK
NE66
North East
Description

Full Time General Farm Work/Tractor Driver to join small team covering 1400acres of mixed farming, to include Cereals, Suckler Cows and Breeding Sheep.

A Varied Role including all aspects of crop, silage & hay production, alongside assisting with the year round husbandry of the suckler herd and sheep enterprise.

The Successful candidate would be expected to be involved with all aspects of the farm with roughly a 70:30 split between machinery and livestock work.

The successful candidate would also be expected to work as part of a team to carry out a range of farm maintenance tasks, including both repairing and replacing fencing, repairing field drains and servicing/maintaining machinery.

 

Main machinery duties would include:


  • Ploughing

  • Mowing

  • Baling

  • Fertiliser Spreading

  • Grain Carting

  • Tedding/Raking

With the opportunity to gain experience in:


  • Drilling

  • Combining

  • Operating JCB 3CX digger

Livestock duties would include:


  • Feeding/Bedding Cattle

  • Assisting with all cattle husbandry tasks including calving, dosing/injecting, preparing for sale

  • Feeding Sheep

  • Assisting with all sheep husbandry tasks including lambing (possibly nights if desired), dosing/injecting, tagging, crutching, preparing for sale

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 10/06/2024,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

TBD

Hours

40 + seasonal overtime

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Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

House/Flat

Accommodation Price

Not Specified

Other Accommodation Information

2 bedroom cottage available on the farm, with large front and back gardens and numerous outhouses.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

Not Specified

Smokers Accepted?

No

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

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