Tractor Driver Mechanic

Location The Scottish Borders
Discipline: Agriculture, Farming, Pet, Vet & Animal Health, Machinery, Technical & Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year + 3 bedroom cottage
Contact name: Sophie Ashmore

Contact email: Sophie@agriFJ.co.uk
Job ref: 16726 SA
Published: 5 days ago
Startdate: ASAP
Client: Agricultural and Farming Jobs

Tractor Driver Mechanic

  • Do you have experience operating and maintaining tractors?

  • Do you have on-farm work experience, including building experience?

  • Are you used to working in a mucky environment, willing to get your hands dirty?

  • Are you a good all-round Farm Worker, used to working with livestock, driving tractors & maintaining equipment?

Location of the Job: Scottish Borders.

Salary & Benefits Package:

  • Paying a competitive hourly pay rate depending on experience.

  • Overtime rates at time and a half.

  • Lovely 3-bedroom cottage.

  • Flexible annual leave.

Additional Information:

  • This is a permanent full-time position.

  • Basic working week is Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm.

  • Overtime is paid at time and a half.

The Role:

Farm Mechanic and Tractor Driver with building experience, to work on a specialist dairy and livestock farm.

Key Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for:

  • Operating and maintaining farm machinery - tractors, slurry tankers, trailers, cultivators and muck spreaders.

  • Feeding the cattle.

  • Welding.

  • Building.

  • General farming duties.

Ideal Person Skills & Qualifications:
You will have / be…

  • Tractor driving experience.

  • Livestock / dairy farming experience.

  • Welding, mechanical skills in terms of farm machinery and light commercials.

  • Experience working on a mixed farm.

  • Digger work experience.

  • Able to work well in a team and be adaptable and good at prioritising your time and workload.

How to apply: Please click on the apply now button.

The Industry: Tractor Driver, Livestock Farm Worker, Dairy Farm Worker, Farm Machinery Operator, Tractor Operator, Muck Spreader, Slurry Tanker Operator, General Farm Worker, Farm Jobs.

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