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Farm Worker job for a haylage farm in <-->Lincolnshire<-->

Farm TypeArable, Other

Permanent farm work positions for haylage productioBaillie Haylage is one of the largest haylage producers in the UK. We are based in North Lincolnshire near Grimsby. Baillie Haylage is an expanding business and requires 2 full time farm workers. A candidate with an HGV Class C License would be an advantage, but not essential.. You would be joining an enthusiastic, hardworking team and must be prepared to work a considerable amount of overtime in the summer months.

An HGV driver with no farm experience may apply (training would be provided)

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The successful candidates will be well remunerated for their hard work, but must be willing to adapt and work alongside colleagues.

The farm work consists of tractor and telehandler driving (training provided) during the haylage harvest. We grow 900 acres (Some fields are harvested 3 times) The harvest period is from June to September. Cultivations for grass re-seeding takes place during September and October. The remainder of the year is spent processing and making up orders for delivery to our many customers.

The HGV driving (Class C) is with rigid vehicles with mounted Manitou forklifts (training provided). This work can be part HGV part farm work or full time HGV driving, depending on the individual candidate.

One of the successful candidates may be given the responsibility of running our automated, specialist bagging and robot machinery, which breaks down large haylage bales and repackages the haylage into our small handy bale which is automatically stacked and wrapped on pallets.These handy bales are delivered to feed shops and equestrian suppliers throughout the UK and for export.

All our grassland machinery is modern and maintained to a very high standard

AreaEast Midlands
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 04/02/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours39hrs standard plus seasonal overtime
Pay£2250 Including overtime
Employment TypeArable, Other
Accommodation Available?No
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Smokers Accepted?Yes
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