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Title

Harvest Assistants wanted! Jobs in <=>Leicestershire & Bedfordshire<=>

Farm TypeArable
Description


We are seeking a number of harvest assistants to work alongside the Arable and Grain team from the beginning of July to September.



Harvest Arable Operator - Leicestershire/Bedfordshire.  Assisting the arable team with the carting of grain from the combine to the main plant site or one of the off-site stores. You will be using modern machinery and techniques to assist with cultivations. You will be a self-motivated team player, previous arable and utility experience desirable, but not essential. Telehandler certificate advantageous but training can be given.



Harvest Grain Laboratory Assistant - Bedfordshire.   Our TASCC accredited grain testing laboratory has facilities to analyse all of the major on-farm characteristics of wheat, barley, oats, beans and oilseed rape, enabling us to match quality to end user requirements. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience of grain quality testing and specifications using modern grain lab equipment.



Harvest Grain Plant Assistant - Leicestershire/Bedfordshire.  Assisting in the day to day operation of the grain plant and dryer facilities. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain a detailed understanding of the storage and monitoring of combinable crops. Mechanically minded and experience of operating a tele-handler and other general farm equipment preferable.



Must have a flexible approach to work,  have the ability to learn and replicate simple processes and to work in a logical and methodical manner.  Must work well as part of a small team and have good communication skills.



Accommodation Available.

CountryUK
AreaEast & East Anglia
PostcodeMK44
Job LengthHarvest / Seasonal
DatesStart: 01/07/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours39+
Pay£TBD
Employment TypeArable
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation Price£100.00 deposit
Other Accommodation Information

On site accommodation will be provided as part of employment contract and therefore there will be no rent payable. We will deduct a deposit of £100.00 from your first salary payment to cover for any damages. This deposit will be paid in your final salary payment so long as no costs are incurred.

Distance from shops and amenitiesLess than 5 miles
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

HOW TO APPLY

To apply please visit our website http://www.bedfordiafarms.co.uk/careers/vacancies/

Or call 01234 828060 for more information.

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