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Job | Ref No - 19175

Committed & Hardworking Harvest Staff for jobs in <=>Essex<=> combine operators, tractor & trailer drivers & grainstore operators.

Farm TypeArable

We are seeking committed and hardworking harvest staff to join a 2,000 acre arable farming and contracting business near Brentwood in Essex.

We believe in hard work, safe practice and getting the job done but we are also a close knit, friendly team who enjoy what we do and have fun along the way.

Roles will incorporate all aspects of harvest and farm work including preparing farm buildings, grainstores and machinery for harvest, combine operations, tractor and trailer driving, dryer operations, general farm duties and the possibility of cultivation work subject to experience.

You must have the drive and enthusiasm to work hard, safely and effectively.

Positions are likely to run from June until September although this can be flexible.  Previous tractor driving experience in the field and on the road is a necessity, as is a full UK driving licence.  A forklift ticket desirable but not essential.

Accommodation is provided, as is dinner whenever we are harvesting.

Permanent opportunities are available if desired for the right candidate as an outcome of the time you spend with us at harvest.


AreaEast & East Anglia
Job LengthHarvest / Seasonal
DatesStart: 01/06/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
HoursAt least 39 but typically much higher during harvest.
Employment TypeArable
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation Price£20 per week
Other Accommodation Information

Shared farm accommodation of a good standard is available.  The accommodation benefits from being located on the farm itself and being secure, behind the farm gates.  The commute is minimal!  The location benefits from good access to Brentwood, Ongar and Romford together with London via mainline train or Underground.

There is a local shop within 3 miles, Sainsburys superstore within 5 miles and Tesco superstore within 6 miles.  A shared farm car is available for local travel (e.g. weekly shopping).  At the start/end of your employment, we are happy to provide transport from/to Brentwood Station (mainline), Epping Station (central line) or Stansted Airport.

Distance from shops and amenitiesLocal shop within 3 miles, superstore within 5 miles.
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

We value the contribution made to our farm business by our harvest staff.

As such, this is a great opportunity for candidates of the right calibre to prove themselves with the potential to return year on year if they wish.

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