Technical & Engineering

Tractor Driver / Potato Harvest Operator

£Negotiableper Annum

Seeking Tractor Driver / Potato Harvest Operator – Norfolk

We are working on behalf of a reputable farming organisation. Seeking experience arable operators who will preferably have experience of working in potato production and a hold a PA1 and / or PA4SC (this is desirable and not essential)

Start: ASAP
Location: West Norfolk, Norfolk
Hours: 39 hours per week, overtime paid at 1.5 x basic rate
Salary: £Competitive!
Benefits: Life assurance, overtime rates, pension

The successful candidate will join an established team in West Norfolk, growing 1000 ha of salad and seed potatoes. You will cover farms across a 20 mile radius. The duties of the role vary throughout the year depending on the season and overall productivity. Our client operates a wide range of modern machinery and make use of latest technologies available in agriculture.

Duties may include:

  • Potato planting
  • Irrigation
  • Potato harvesting
  • Assisting with maintenance and modifications of farm machinery
  • Ensuring Health and Safety policies are adhered to for themselves and their colleagues

Desired experience, skills and qualifications:

  • Full driving licence
  • Counterbalance and rough terrain forklift truck qualification
  • Tractor driving
  • Other agriculture- and potato-related qualifications are advantageous
  • Training can be given on some of the above for a candidate with the right desire and motivation.

If you have not received a response within 3-5 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. Busy Bee Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency for this Permanent vacancy.

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