Agrifac Sprayer Operator.

Recruiter
Cobrey Farms
Location
Ross-on-Wye
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
01 Oct 2019
Closes
22 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Permanent

Agrifac Sprayer Operator.

Cobrey Farms, Ross- On- Wye, Herefordshire.

Cobrey Farms is a progressive family-run business growing a range of horticultural and arable crops in Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire.

Due to retirement we have an exciting opportunity to operate our Agrifac Sprayer.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the operation and day to day maintenance of our Agrifac Sprayer and will have the opportunity to work with various crops.

Key Duties will include:

  • Principle operator of our 2-year-old Agrifac Sprayer.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of the sprayer, to ensure minimum break down times.
  • Accurate and timely applications of pesticides and liquid fertilisers to crops.
  • Managing the spray store and keeping accurate records.
  • Tractor driver responsibilities including fertiliser spreading and slug pelleting.
  • Working as part of a team and undertaking general farm work.

Skills and Attributes of the successful candidate:

  • We are looking for someone with a passion for ensuring the best quality crops are produced.
  • A minimum of 5 years practical experience on modern machinery.
  • An organised, self-starter who can working under their own initiative.
  • Be Health and Safety aware.
  • PA1 and PA2 are essential
  • Flexible on working hours. Early mornings/ Late Evenings, Weekend Work will be required.

What we will offer you:

This is a permanent, full time position, offering excellent earning potential for the right candidate. Accommodation is also available should it be required. You will receive 28 days holiday (including bank holidays), training and progression opportunities and a company pension scheme.

We are proud of what we do and of having a rewarding working environment

Closing Date for applications: 21 st October 2019.

We are proud of what we do and of having a rewarding working environment - if you are interested in joining our team please email, in confidence, for more information: or call

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