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Job | Ref No - 18747

Key Farm Operator for job on 2500 acre family farm in <-->Essex<-->

Farm TypeArable, Sheep

Position available on a Family Farm in Essex which will be full time for the right applicant. Growing all combinable crops requires Male/Female tractor driver with experience. PA1+2 + 4s together with forklift and quad bike certificate are required.  H test to drive a Cat Challenger would be advantageous B + E Trailer test an advantage.   Start date flexible.. to be agreed.  A competent keen arable operator with up-to-date spraying/forklift/telehandler certificates prepared to do the full range of jobs on a modern arable farm, starting now.  We require a key operator who is experienced with large horsepower tractors, to operate modern high horsepower tractors using Vaderstaad 5m Top Down and Rexius Twin cultivatiors, prior to drilling.  Spraying experience essential to operate Househam 24 m ( x2 ) Self Propelled Sprayers. We are looking for flexibility and a willingness to take on any job asked in the course of running a busy modern farm. This job would suit a person who is prepared long hours in season ideally 21+years old. You must be keen, have the appropriate experience .. and a sense of humour would help!  Full Driving licence is essential.  Experience and willingness to work with sheep occasionally.  Start as soon as possible.

AreaEast & East Anglia
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 26/11/2018, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours39 hours basic plus overtime in season
Employment TypeArable, Arable Contractor, Sheep
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation PriceFOC
Other Accommodation Information

Accommodation is located at main farm double glazed with two large double bedrooms. This position/accommodation is not suitable for an applicant with children for health and safety reasons.

Distance from shops and amenities1 mile
Smokers Accepted?No
Other Information

Job comes with a degree of flexibility in starting date. 

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