Farm Manager

Farm Manager

LOCATION:  Honeydale Farm, Sidcup, Kent. (100 acres)

REPORTING TO: Managing Director & Chairman

RELATIONSHIPS: Production Manager, Farm Workers, External Contractors

 

KEY OBJECTIVES

To oversee the general upkeep of farm and the general activities conducted therein.

SPECIFIC ACTIVITIES

  • Raise overall current standard of farm and maintain
  • Equestrian field & stable maintenance
  • Herding livestock (small sheep herd)
  • Overseeing twice weekly Boot Sales (summer months only)
  • Hay bale moving
  • Basic gardening
  • Complete any training course needed to perform job role
  • To be fully compliant of the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Ensure that all areas are kept clean and tidy at all times
  • Any other duties that may fall within the capabilities of the job holder

SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES 

  • Horticultural / Agricultural experience 
  • Basic animal husbandry (sheep & horses)
  • Knowledge of farm machinery (tractors, etc.)
  • Handyman / general maintenance skills
  • PA1 / PA6 certified helpful but not essential
  • Must be aware of and fully compliant with Health and Safety requirements
  • Must adhere to hygiene regulations at all times
  • Must wear appropriate protective clothing, footwear and headgear
  • Good communicator
  • Methodical thinker
  • Ability to priorities and adapt in a rapidly changing environment
  • Self-motivated work as a team player
  • Work on your own initiative

To apply, please send your CV to either;

steve@rodanto.co.uk

edward@rodanto.co.uk

 

 

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