Ref No. Job Reference No. - 24446
Lead Farm Operator job - North Yorkshire
Arable, Pig, Contractor
UK
YO62
North East
Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic lead operator in our small team. Duties will include taking ownership of tasks including drilling & crop establishment, crop nutrition, cultivation, irrigation and QC of crops in store (grain and potatoes) We grow 8 different crops including sugar beet and potatoes and virtually all operations are in house, so there is plenty of variety! We also do some contract work and keep b&b pigs in straw yards. Establishment includes direct drilling and some cultivation. We grow cover crops before most spring crops too, and always have a trial of some sort on the go. Ideas and opinions welcomed and encouraged to keep us moving forward.

Experience of machinery operation, particularly regarding drilling and GPS desirable. Training and regular cpd available.

A proactive and practical approach is required, as is a willingness to do a range of jobs, from the mundane to the technical. Commitment and flexibility appreciated and reciprocated

Job Length

Permanent

Dates

Start: 6/12/2021,
Finish: Not Specified

Pay

Negociable

Hours

50-60

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Accommodation
Accommodation

No

Accommodation Type

Help given to find accommodation

Accommodation Price

Not Specified

Other Accommodation Information

Help given to access various accommodation that is available in the area, but unfortunately we have none on farm

More Information
Distance from shops and amenities

Not Specified

Smokers Accepted?

Yes

Driving Licence Required?

Full UK Driving Licence

Other Information

We are a small team, with lots of variety on offer in this permanent, full time role. We appreciate someone with a team ethos, but ability to work indepentantly when required. A conscientious, practical and procative approach is very much appreciated. We recognise that family time is important, and appreciate open communication.

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