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Skilled Farm & Potato Operative

Highbury Recruitment

Norwich, Norfolk

Published
17-07-2020
Job ad details
Published
17-07-2020
Expires
14-08-2020
Job ID
330309118
Job type
Full-time
Permanent
Salary level
£ - £  per year
Job sector
Agriculture/Horticulture, Manufacture, Production, Skilled Trades

SKILLED FARM & POTATO OPERATOR

 

My client is a highly successful, progressive and well-respected farming, storage and haulage enterprise in the heart of the North Norfolk countryside. They are dedicated to providing an exceptional service for their customers and other stakeholders, the potato store team are central to the execution of this high level of service.

Having recently largely increased their land for harvesting they are in need of dedicated and skilled operatives to join their team.

They are looking for a bright and motivated individual to help continue to grow the business, working for most of the year in their cutting-edge potato storage and grading operations as well as getting involved in the harvesting and use of farm machinery. As key personnel in the potato operations you will help in the effective storage and marketing of several thousand tonnes of potatoes. You will work closely with other areas of the business. In addition to this the successful candidate will have a role to play in maintaining the site facilities overall.

It is a role that whilst the basic components of the job are fixed, there will be opportunities to develop and adapt the role based on the experience and skills of the person who fills it. The job is quite active, but also involves a lot of driving manual handling equipment.

Key Attributes

Fluent in English with strong communication skills

Good numeracy skills

. Forklift license

Attention to detail and conscientious

Able to work alone and as part of a team

. PA1 & PA2 necessary, PA4 & PA6 desired

. Experienced in Potato operations, specifically de-stoning, potato planting, irrigation

& potato harvesting

Experienced in driving manual handling equipment with appropriate certificates

Adaptable in response to customer requirements and often weather driven work timescales

Full UK driving license

 

Desirable Attributes

Experience in working in either a farm and/or factory environment

Able to identify areas for and drive Continuous Improvement within the operation

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330309118CA/Pot2020-07-17T08:53:25.140Skilled Farm & Potato Operative

SKILLED FARM & POTATO OPERATOR

 

My client is a highly successful, progressive and well-respected farming, storage and haulage enterprise in the heart of the North Norfolk countryside. They are dedicated to providing an exceptional service for their customers and other stakeholders, the potato store team are central to the execution of this high level of service.

Having recently largely increased their land for harvesting they are in need of dedicated and skilled operatives to join their team.

They are looking for a bright and motivated individual to help continue to grow the business, working for most of the year in their cutting-edge potato storage and grading operations as well as getting involved in the harvesting and use of farm machinery. As key personnel in the potato operations you will help in the effective storage and marketing of several thousand tonnes of potatoes. You will work closely with other areas of the business. In addition to this the successful candidate will have a role to play in maintaining the site facilities overall.

It is a role that whilst the basic components of the job are fixed, there will be opportunities to develop and adapt the role based on the experience and skills of the person who fills it. The job is quite active, but also involves a lot of driving manual handling equipment.

Key Attributes

Fluent in English with strong communication skills

Good numeracy skills

. Forklift license

Attention to detail and conscientious

Able to work alone and as part of a team

. PA1 & PA2 necessary, PA4 & PA6 desired

. Experienced in Potato operations, specifically de-stoning, potato planting, irrigation

& potato harvesting

Experienced in driving manual handling equipment with appropriate certificates

Adaptable in response to customer requirements and often weather driven work timescales

Full UK driving license

 

Desirable Attributes

Experience in working in either a farm and/or factory environment

Able to identify areas for and drive Continuous Improvement within the operation

SKILLED FARM & POTATO OPERATOR My client is a highly successful, progressive and well-respected farming, storage and haulage enterprise in the heart of the North Norfolk countryside. They are dedicated to providing an exceptional service for their customers and other stakeholders, the potato store team are central to the execution of this high level of service. Having recently largely increased their land for harvesting they are in need of dedicated and skilled operatives to join their team. They are looking for a bright and motivated individual to help continue to grow the business, working for most of the year in their cutting-edge potato storage and grading operations as well as getting involved in the harvesting and use of farm machinery. As key personnel in the potato operations you will help in the effective storage and marketing of several thousand tonnes of potatoes. You will work closely with other areas of the business. In addition to this the successful candidate will have a role to play in maintaining the site facilities overall. It is a role that whilst the basic components of the job are fixed, there will be opportunities to develop and adapt the role based on the experience and skills of the person who fills it. The job is quite active, but also involves a lot of driving manual handling equipment. Key Attributes Fluent in English with strong communication skills Good numeracy skills . Forklift license Attention to detail and conscientious Able to work alone and as part of a team . PA1 & PA2 necessary, PA4 & PA6 desired . Experienced in Potato operations, specifically de-stoning, potato planting, irrigation & potato harvesting Experienced in driving manual handling equipment with appropriate certificates Adaptable in response to customer requirements and often weather driven work timescales Full UK driving license Desirable Attributes Experience in working in either a farm and or factory environment Able to identify areas for and drive Continuous Improvement within the operation100.00000.0000per year11000000000aUK_A_NORUKUnited Kingdom243GBP2020-08-14T00:00:0010010EuropeUnited KingdomEastNorfolkEuropeUnited KingdomEastNorfolkNorwich2576274Highbury Recruitment112nd Floor13 Upper King StreetNR3 1RB01603 931999UKUnited Kingdomwww.highburyrecruitment.comnew1464178536_logo_small.gif152.629461901.298410401LauraGalbraith
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2nd Floor
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Job ad details
Published
17-07-2020
Expires
14-08-2020
Job ID
330309118
Jobtype
Full-time
Permanent
Salary level
£ - £  per year
Job sector
Agriculture/Horticulture, Manufacture, Production, Skilled Trades
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