Specialist farming company based in South East Cornwall grow a range of crops including potatoes, combinable crops, onions and daffodils.
An experienced tractor driver is required to carry out a range of tasks. The primary part of the role will be carrying out crop spraying operations across the various crops using a well specified John Deere 6155R tractor and John Deere M740i trailed sprayer. At other times the work could involve any aspect of the establishment, cultivation and harvesting of the different crops.
As would be expected in a business of this type there is plenty of variety. We are looking for someone who is able to manage their own time and workload as part of an experienced team. A key part of the role is liaison and planning with our in house agronomist as well as maintaining records and stock control. Knowledge of agricultural guidance systems, particularly Greenstar and of Farmplan Gatekeeper would be an advantage but full training will be given where required. It is expected that the successful applicant would have a good understanding of the need to operate to the highest standards in a timely manner.
We are happy to consider both seasoned operators as well as those with appropriate skills who are looking to develop their careers further through training and experience. A minimum requirement are PA1 and PA2 certificates. On offer is a competitive salary package. Short term single accommodation may be available.
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Room in house
Short term single accommodation may be available
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