Tractor Driver / Farm Foreman

Tractor Driver / Farm Foreman – Fresh Produce Farm – Salary c£25K + House – Kent – 12877 EA

The Company:

Leading Fresh Produce Company specialising in the production of rocket, spinach, lettuce and various other leafy greens.

The Role:

  • To be responsible to the Farm Manager for all operations required for the production of the salad crops.
  • Manage workshop and maintain stock levels efficiently.
  • Offer support to Farm Manager.

Role Duties & Responsibilities:

  • To undertake field cultivations, crop spraying, and irrigation as required by the Farm Manager.
  • To maintain chemical / fertiliser and seed stores in a clean and tidy condition to enable efficient and accurate stock recording.
  • To maintain and keep up to date all records required by the operations manager to monitor costs, provide full traceability etc.
  • To ensure all machinery is maintained and calibrated correctly to allow accurate application of all inputs.
  • To ensure the highest standards of field hygiene are maintained at all times with specific focus on crop destruction.
  • To aid the Farm Manager with the day to day running of operations on the unit.
  • To monitor consumables in the farm workshop and undertake the servicing of specific farm machinery in accordance with the manufactures’ recommendations and record such work carried out.

The Candidate:

  • PA1, PA2, PA6
  • Fork Lift Certificate
  • Tractor driving
  • Full driving licence
  • Good mechanical and workshop ability
  • Welding experience desired and other workshop skills available
The Package:

  • Salary c£25K.
  • House included within package.

Please send your CV to Emma@agriFJ.co.uk if you are interested and you will be contacted if you are a suitable match. For more information please call 01527 878 550.





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