Fruit Farm Manager - Worcestershire / Herefordshire
Vacancy Ref: 15665KM
My client operates a very successful Fruit farm on the Herefordshire and Worcestershire border. They are proudly growing quality British Hops and Fruit.
They have an exciting job opportunity to join their team as a fruit farm manager with experience or they would look to employ a trainee farm manager who wishes to work their way up in there farming career.
As a progressive fruit farm, they are involved in exciting industry trials and take great pride in the work that we do, whilst also caring for the environment.
Experience in top fruit and, or hops is preferred for this farm manager job.
The ideal candidate will have a positive, "can do" attitude; excellent people skills; a practical approach to both technical and mechanical challenges; and excellent attention to detail.
You will be responsible for general operations on the farm, working with the business owners and permanent staff, alongside managing seasonal staff during peak times.
Good machinery operation and maintenance skills are key.
PA1, PA2 and PA3 certificates would be a bonus.
Computer literacy is ideal, and an understanding of the farm assurance process, health and safety and safe working practices will all be useful.
£27k - £30k Basic Salary DOE
Plus a 3 bedroom farm cottage and farm vehicle provided