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Job | Ref No - 18791

Excellent job opportunity for General Farm Worker (mainly stock) <-->Ipswich, Suffolk<--> Part time or Full time.

Farm TypeArable, Beef, Pig

General farm worker required to work on mixed family run farm close to Ipswich.  Main duties include feeding and general stockman duties with herd of suckler cows (Red Poll X) and pigs (Gloucester Old Spot).   Small arable area.   PA1/ PA2 beneficial but not essential.  Tractor/ telehandler experience required.  Must be self-motivated.  Excellent long term opportunity for candidate looking for a role as primary worker on progressive farm with significant degree of autonomy.  

Detailed role description

General Livestock work with 40 head breeding cattle, birth to finish suckler cow unit including, feeding, bedding, cleaning out yards, assistance with general husbandry.

Feeding, cleaning out and husbandry with  with breeding and fattening pig herd.

Fence maintenance

Grassland operations (mowing, raking, silage making, etc.

General arable operations (ploughing, drilling, spreading, etc.


General yard maintenance

General machinery maintenance

AreaEast & East Anglia
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 07/01/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Pay£Dependent on experience
Employment TypeArable, Beef, Pigs
Accommodation Available?No
Accommodation TypeHelp given to find accommodation
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Farm is situated close to village of Sproughton and town of Ipswich.  Rental accommodation is plentiful in the area.

Distance from shops and amenities
Smokers Accepted?No
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