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Machinery Operator for Sports Turf contractor <:>North Wiltshire<:> Sports Turf Renovation/ Maintenance

Farm TypeContractor, Other

Interesting job operating sportsturf-related machinery at various sports venues for highly-regarded family-run sportsturf maintenance & renovation contractor, based near Swindon, Malmesbury and Cirencester.  You will transport and operate our specialist aerators, tractors, drills, mowers  etc at clients' sports clubs all over the country and sometimes in Europe.  Other tasks may include site preparation, fencing, landscaping, white lining and performing workshop and bagging plant duties at our premises.

We seek a practical, agriculturally-minded person to join our small, friendly team.  You must be conscientious, self-motivated, good with people and able to use your initiative. Work is varied and customers' sports clubs are mainly golf, rugby, football and cricket.  Towing licence preferable.  Mechanical skills for minor repairs and vehicle/machinery maintenance would be useful; agricultural experience; current passport and Class C1 on driving licence for 7.5 tonne vehicles an advantage.

All other training will be given.  Relaxed atmosphere, pleasant rural location, opportunities for promotion for the right person.   No accommodation but all help given. N. Wiltshire based.

AreaSouth West
Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 02/09/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
HoursApprox 40, seasonal difference(paid overtime)
Pay£Basic from £2000 dep on qualifications
Employment TypeOther
Accommodation Available?No
Accommodation TypeNo accommodation available
Accommodation Price
Other Accommodation Information

You can choose to live in a town or village location.  You will need a car for getting to work. 

Distance from shops and amenities1-4 miles
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Close to Swindon, Cirencester, Malmesbury and south Cotswolds. Pleasant area with good schools, shops and sporting facilities, all amenities, variety of work opportunities for partners.  You will need to live within 20 miles of our base at Minety SN16.

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