Ref No. Job Reference No. - 21132
Job for an Experienced Tractor, Combine, Sprayer Operator - Permanent position in South Lincolnshire: £42 to 46,000 per year.
Arable
UK
PE12
East & East Anglia
Description

We are an in-house farming operation for a limited farming company and associated Companies, based on the outskirts of Spalding, South Lincolnshire. We require a highly skilled and experienced person to operate Fendt 724 Vario, Challenger MT765E, 24m Sands Horizon 55, Claas Lexion 770TT, Standen T2 plus other tractors, JCB 540-70 telehandlers, Hitachi Zaxis 110 360 digger, quadbikes and a whole range of modern equipment on our 850 hectare arable unit growing potatoes, vining peas, wheat, AD maize and rye plus growing vegetables in partnership with other growers. In addition to our own farms we also carry out contracting for other farmers. You will be expected to carry out most of the maintenance on the machinery you use. You will need to have had a minimum of three years experience in a similar position, and hold a full driving licence with a maximum of 6 points, ideally hold PA1, PA2 & PA4 plus other relevant qualifications. Previous potato planting and harvesting experience preferred. Experience on telehandlers, track tractors and 360 excavators would be useful. You will be need to be a key player in a team of three as well as being able to self manage when operating alone. You need to be timely, efficient, competent and trustworthy. You will be paid weekly, with year round overtime, and long hours at peak times of year. You are likely to gross between £42,000 and £46,000 per year. We prefer our employees to live in their own accommodation, but a two bedroom cottage or flat could be made available.

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 28/02/2020,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

Not Specified

Hours

39 hours + year round overtime

Accommodation
Accommodation

Yes

Accommodation Type

House/Flat

Accommodation Price

To be agreed.

Other Accommodation Information

We prefer our employees to live in own accommodation, but a 2-bed cottage or 2 -bed Town flat could be made available.

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

Cottage - 1 mile / Flat is in Spalding Town

Smokers Accepted?

No

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Tractor

Other Information

PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE: A minimum of 3 years experience in a similar position

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