Grower Manager

Recruiter
MorePeople
Location
England, Berkshire
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
19 Nov 2020
Closes
26 Nov 2020
Ref
LP12935
Contact
Lycia Pitcher
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Grower Manager | Berkshire/Surrey

Are you a driven and hardworking Grower Manager who has experience with Soft Fruit? Are you looking for a new challenge with a fresh produce business? If that sounds like you then please get in touch.

About Our Client

We are proud to be working with a leading Berry Grower as they look to appoint an experienced and enthusiastic Grower. The business has multiple sites across the UK but you will be based at their site in Berkshire / Surrey area.

About the role

Main duties with be planning and delivering of day to day Growing. Developing of cropping strategy and delivering trials. Managing irrigation, pest and disease and biological activities and controlling the glasshouse environment including energy, light and CO2 strategies. Managing the team.

The Ideal Candidate

Candidates will have worked on large scale commercial horticultural operations previously. Experience of working with protected crops is essential and experience of working with soft fruit is highly desirable. This job would suit candidates already working as a Grower or perhaps those who are currently Assistant Grower and looking to take a step up.

How to Apply

If you are looking for a role in which you can grow and develop (there are genuine opportunities for career progression within this business) then we want to hear from you. Please apply via the link or contact Lycia Pitcher on Lycia@morepeople.co.uk