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Job for a Machinery Operator - Permanent Full Time Role in <:>Southern Ireland<:>

Farm TypeArable, Horticulture

We are an award-winning farming company growing a range of root crops, vegetables and cereals based in Kilkenny farming over 700 acres with a modern fleet of equipment.

The position offers the opportunity to join a growing business serving all main supermarkets that has progressively grown in the last number of years with further growth planned. 

Machine Operator (Full Time)

The role will involve being part of a strong farming team on a full-time basis.  Modern fleet of Fendt (828, 716) John Deere (6230r, 8345rt) Deutz, Grimme, Bateman and other similar machines.  Latest technology in precision farming including autosteer across all machines.

Duties to include:

General machine operation, ploughing, cultivations, drilling, harvesting, etc.

Operation of root crop equipment such as destoners, bedformers, etc.

Maintenance of equipment.

Irrigation and other ad hoc duties.

Ideal candidate will have: Excellent machinery operational skills, strong attention to detail, full clean drivers’ licence, truck licence advantageous and a positive attitude.

The position is a full time, salaried role with the use of company phones.

Job LengthPermanent
DatesStart: 31/08/2019, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Employment TypeArable, Fruit and Vegetables
Accommodation Available?No
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