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Caley Farms Ltd

We are a family run farming and contracting business and need two self-motivated people to fill the job vacancies below. We are a flexible team, where all staff contribute to the smooth running of the business

Assistant Farm Manager

The role would include :

  1. Liaising with the agronomist
  2. Looking after spraying and fertilising operations
  3. Producing work plans and keeping records on Gate keeper
  4. Looking after the cultivation team at harvest time
  5. Keeping CSS and environmental records
  6. Assisting the manager with organisation of staff
  7. Attending breakdowns and keeping machines running
  8. Monitoring grain stores and keeping records for ACCS audit

Key skills would include :

  1. Good communication with both staff and customers
  2. Practical approach, with good machinery knowledge
  3. Good ICT skills
  4. BASIS and FACTS qualifications would be an advantage
  5. Good knowledge of Gatekeeper
  6. Ability to work extended hours and weekends

Competitive remuneration package, depending upon qualifications and experience

Tractor Driver

We are also looking for a skilled operator to drive a John Deere 9620RX.

Operations would include rape drilling, subsoiling, ploughing and seedbed cultivations.

Other farm duties required to be carried out at quieter times of the year

Experience of high horsepower tractors is essential, along with a full driving licence (including Category H)

Ability to work extended hours and weekends also essential

Please apply in strictest confidence with your CV to James Caley at [email protected]

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