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Job | Ref No - 19310

Lambing, stock work & tractor driving. Job in <=>Cornwall<=>

Farm TypeArable, Sheep

Assistant required to help with lambing followed by general stock work and tractor driving from April through until the autumn. exact dates can be flexible.

We are a 3700 acre farming business based in South East Cornwall keeping 1200 ewes, 150 beef cattle and growing 350 acres potatoes, 150  acres daffodil bulbs along with 2000 acres of combinable crops.

We are looking for someone who can assist with lambing our last batch of ewes to start with. After that the role will involve a mix of general sheep and cattle work as well as tractor driving through the summer and autumn working with the various crops we grow.

This job may suit a student or similar looking to gain experience in a varied role. You will be expected to take responsibility and work both as an individual and as part of a team.

AreaSouth West
Job LengthTemporary
DatesStart: 15/04/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
HoursMinimum of 40
Pay£TBA acording to experience
Employment TypeArable, Beef, Sheep, Lambing
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation Price£65/week incl all bills except food
Other Accommodation Information

Accommodation is available in shared student cottage. Fully equipped and centrally heated. Own room with shared communal facilities.

Distance from shops and amenities3 miles to town. Pub within walking distance
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

This is a seasonal job until the autumn for a  willing and versatile individual. There maybe the opportunity for longer term employment. References will be required and we prefer shortlisted candidates to visit us first.

Sound experience with livestock is essential along with a good degree of competence with machinery.

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