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Weed Control Operative job in <=>Leicestershire<=>

Farm TypeContractor

Weed control contractor requires additional operatives to service our national, council contracts.

Work consists of operating ATV mounted spray equipment on the streets in various towns and cities around the country.

Successful applicants are required to work as a coordinated team and possess the ability to apply training and own initiative to achieve our contract obligations.

Our season is approximately 36 weeks from March to end of October and successful applicants will work a year's full time  hours within this period, approximately 55 hours per week.  A week is mainly Monday to Friday, however, some weekends are essential, so a degree of flexibility is necessary.

Self catering accommodation is provided, together with all expenses, including food. Operatives live as a team in rented houses in each area of work.

A full UK driver's licence is essential. Applicants with NPTC certificate PA2 is considered an advantage, however, this is not a restricting factor and full training will be given to the right applicant.

AreaEast Midlands
Job LengthHarvest / Seasonal
DatesStart: 01/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeOther
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation PriceNone
Other Accommodation Information

Short term, shared housing in each area of work for the duration of the treatment period.

Distance from shops and amenitiesVarious
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Applications to be received by Friday 25th January 2019

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