Ref No. Job Reference No. - 22932
Grain Store Operative job - West Sussex
South & South East

We are currently looking to recruit a motivated individual to support the manager with the day to day running of a successful farmer owned grain store.

This is an exciting and varied role with an opportunity to learn new and valuable skills across all areas of the business. Your role will include aspects of:

-Crop intake and grain analysis

-Grain storage procedures

-Operating grain drying equipment

-Out- loading grain procedures

The role offers career progression opportunities for the right person.

The Candidate:

Essential skills:

-Full UK driving license

-Good grasp of MS Excel and MS Word to reliably generate records.

-High attention to detail and a can do attitude.

-Good communication skills to develop working relationships with farmers, hauliers and the co-operatives marketing agent.

-Excellent time management with a flexible approach to working hours particularly during peak times of the year.

-Proven ability to work under pressure.

-Capable of working within a small tight-knit team.

-Health and safety aware.

Desirable skills:

-A background in agriculture is helpful but not essential as further training will be provided.

-Laboratory experience.

-FLT, loading shovel & Telescopic Handler Operator Certificates.

-Machinery maintenance skills.

Job Length



Start: 20/04/2021,
Finish: Not Specified




39 with more required during peak times.



Accommodation Price

Not Specified

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

Not Specified

Smokers Accepted?


Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Other Information

We are a successful farmer owned grain storage co-operative serving farmers throughout Sussex & Hampshire with capacity to store in excess of 30,000 tonnes of wheat, barley, oats and oilseed rape amongst other crops. The state of the art crop intake facility is fully TASCC registered and includes a modern laboratory, three 40tph grain dryers and a 40tph rotary grain cleaner.

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