WORKING FARM MANAGER

Recruiter
Velcourt
Location
Northampton/Cambridge border
Salary
A competitive package
Posted
26 Feb 2021
Closes
26 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

 WORKING FARM MANAGER

A B GOULD & SON - Northampton/Cambridge border

A unique opportunity has arisen to join the Velcourt team as a working farm manager on this 680 ha farm growing 510 ha of arable crops, including sugar beet. The balance is in environmental schemes and permanent pasture.

Duties include:

  • Day-to-day management. 
  • A range of tractor driving duties including drilling, top dressing, spraying and sugar beet harvesting.
  • Liaison with agronomist to develop crop input plans.
  • Record keeping including Gatekeeper field records.  Records necessary for crop assurance.
  • Oversight of daily cross-compliance, health and safety and environmental schemes.

Applicant should be computer literate and familiar with GPS systems.

This is a role that can develop as the individual gains experience. Training will be provided.

A competitive package will be available, including a house in a village location.

To apply send CV and covering letter in strict confidence to jbaker@velcourt.co.uk (any information received will not be passed to 3rd parties without prior permission).

For further information about the position contact Brian Redrup, Farms Director, on 07860 269948.

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