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Job for Experienced Harvest worker near <=>Winchester<=> for Autumn drilling/cultivations

Farm TypeArable, Sheep, Contractor

Farm worker and experienced harvest tractor driver required on 1000 ac Hampshire arable farm near Winchester, specializing in high quality cereal and grass seed production on the home farm and also undertaking 700 ac contract farming for a near neighbour.  For the right applicant there is the opportunity for a longer term position and the chance to experience all types of farm operations.  Combine and drilling experience would be ideal and experience especially operating John Deere equipment with full Green Star/RTK/Gen 4 screens.  Wage/hr apply plus overtime, accommodation available.  Applicant must competent and well motivated, having necessary qualifications and skills, prepared to work hard, be constructive and a positive approach to challenges, willingness to learn and enjoy the experience.  Sheep graze grass seeds and cover crops but arrive mid late September so livestock experience not essential. Approximate start and finish dates below but harvest could be early this year!  Some flexibility on dates tbd.  Permanent position considered for the right applicant post harvest and drilling.

AreaSouth & South East
Job LengthCould be permanent for the right candidate
DatesStart: 19/06/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
HoursTo be discussed
Pay£To be discussed
Employment TypeArable, Arable Contractor, Sheep
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeHouse/Flat
Accommodation Priceto be discussed with applicant
Other Accommodation Information

Three bedroom house available 100 meters from farm yard, Sparsholt Village less than one mile away with great local village shop, pub, post office and school, Sparsholt College next door neighbour, shops Waitrose, Tesco, Co-op and Aldi!  Less than 3 miles / < 10 minutes, vehicle available for shopping if required tbc, great quiet location in countryside but close to town.

Distance from shops and amenitiesSparsholt < 1 mile Winchester 3 miles
Smokers Accepted?No
Other Information

Please provide references and make sure pervious employers know.  Please only apply if you have the necessary experience and qualifications, and have a full clean driving license speak good English.  Please only apply if you are really serious about the job, like working hard, positive and motivated.  Seed growing requires extremely high standards in field and grain store especially and you need to have some previous experience !

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