Farm Manager Required for Anaerobic Digester - Warwickshire

Location
Warwickshire
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
18 Oct 2019
Closes
15 Nov 2019
Job Type
Farm Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Farm Manager Required for Anaerobic Digester - Warwickshire

A Warwickshire based AD facility seeks an energetic and highly focused Farm Manager to work within a progressive farming business.  Reporting directly to the Owners, responsibilities will involve:

  • Day to day management of growing feedstock for the plant and harvest operations.
  • Direct and co-ordinate worker activities, such as planting, irrigation, chemical application and harvesting
  • Record keeping (crop records, gatekeeper, etc)
  • Walking the crops to make decisions on their management
  • Liaise with contractors
  • Maintain and monitor the quality of crop yield.
  • Ensure that farm activities comply with government regulations
  • Application of digestate to land
  • Being involved in the daily running of the plant
  • On call work on a rota basis

Candidates will require the following:

  • Genuine commitment to farming
  • Reliable 
  • Self-motivated and able to conduct their work with minimal supervision in a safe and efficient manner
  • Organisational and time management skills
  • Take pride in the site and machinery and keep them in good, tidy order
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • Supervisory skills and management ability
  • Willingness to be outside in all weathers, to undertake all sorts of practical tasks
  • A full driving licence
  • Good technical knowledge

This is a full time and permanent position.  We offer competitive rates of pay and a pension scheme with the possibility of accommodation in the local village.

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