This is an exciting opportunity for a skilled arable operator to join our small team.
We are seeking a genuine, hardworking person who is careful driving machinery, has good workshop skills, an enthusiasm for tackling basic mechanical problems and who naturally pays attention to detail. This is a key, very varied, rewarding role for someone who is keen to work long hours when required, takes pride in their work and is a good team player.
The role will involve driving a JD 6155R autopower with Greenstar and will cover (dependent on experience, but training can be given):
Drilling 800 acres of autumn sown combinable crops
Spraying with Househam self propelled
Destoning for potatoes - one of two machines covering 220 acres
Servicing machinery, problem solving and repairs, welding, basic fabrication and farm maintenance
Some winter/spring ploughing and cultivating
Out-loading a potato store
Mucking out and muck spreading
Bedding cattle with Teagle machine
Relief feeding for stockman with Keenan
The vacancy has come about due to relocation to be nearer family. We are keen to find someone for the long term and are flexible in terms of start date
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Opportunity to rent a 3 bedroom cottage in the village. Good pub, mobile post office, village hall, village football club, local schools and bus services. Bedale, Ripon, Thirsk and Masham all within 10 miles and very easy access to A1.
Full UK Driving Licence
Please apply with a full CV showing relevant experience and giving contact details for references. All applications will be confidential.