Spraying Operative

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Colchester
Salary
25000.00 - 27000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
12 Apr 2021
Closes
10 May 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Spraying Operative
Permanent role
GBP25K (increases to GBP27k after 3 months)
39 hour per week

We are looking for an experienced Spraying Operative to join our client team. Our client site is an Integrated farming operation based in Colchester.
This role consist of working as a part of a team to produce quality crops to the highest quality and standard. This includes any upkeep and maintenance of all machinery including all paperwork used to complete these tasks.

Responsibilities:

• To ensure health & safety guidelines are followed are all times, to ensure the safety of yourself and others
• Timely applications of agrochemicals (maximising spraying windows)
• Maintaining accurate stock levels, keeping the store clean & tidy and audit ready
• Maintenance of sprayer and all cultivation equipment
• Help with planter breakdowns
• Fertiliser Calibrations
• Other ad hoc duties as required

Skills and experience:

• Previous tractor driving experience
• Experienced forklift driver
• PA1 & PA2 essential
• Understanding of GPS and Precision farming technology

To apply for this exciting position please call Magda Kipczak (phone number removed) or apply on line. If you have not received feedback in 14 days please deem your application as unsuccessful