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Turf Farm Production Leader Job <=>Hampshire<=>

Farm TypeHorticulture
Description


This innovative and forward thinking company supplies many high profile projects throughout the country.  The successful applicant will be part of a motivated team based on a 700 acre arable farm near Basingstoke, Hampshire.



Turf Farm Production Leader



The ideal applicant will be responsible for operating the bespoke turf lifting machine, designed and built specifically for our unique way of growing turf. They will be required to manage a small production team and work closely with the sales department. Some basic computer experience will be required daily.  A variety of tractor driving tasks using machinery unique to our operation will also be part of the role.  Attention to detail is also an essential part of this role.



Responsibilities will include:



The growing and lifting of turf



Re-stocking and maintenance of the soil-less turf growing system



The operation of production machinery



To help continually develop and improve processes



Leader of small production team



Day to day planning of lifting schedules



The strongest candidates will have:



Mechanical knowledge



Effective communication skills



Excellent leadership skills



Organisational skills



Good understanding of IT for farm operations



Proficient tractor and Telehandler/forklift driving skills with necessary tickets/qualifications



Spraying experience will also be advantageous



Agricultural/horticultural experience



Experience in managing teams



Irrigation knowledge would be an advantage



With substantial growth plans we are seeking an ambitious person with sound practical skills and keen to progress their career. 

CountryUK
AreaSouth & South East
PostcodeRG25
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 01/03/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours39
Pay£Negotiable
Employment TypeOther
Accommodation Available?No
Accommodation TypeNo accommodation available
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

Accommodation may be available for the right applicant.

Distance from shops and amenities2 miles
Smokers Accepted?Yes
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