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Multi-Skilled Spray Operator

England, Essex, Colchester
Closing date
31 Jul 2024

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Farm Work & Management
Job Type
Farm Worker
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Are you looking for a hands-on role in fruit farming where your pay reflects the hours you put in?

This role is ideal for those with a knack for machinery or a love for glasshouse work.

This company offers a fast-paced working environment and plenty of opportunities for professional growth.

What You'll Be Doing:

You'll be operating tractors and other machinery for soft or top fruit farming, focusing on delivering the high-quality fruit associated with the business.

From getting involved in harvest logistics to assisting in crop walking, this business is keen to get you involved in continuous learning and development opportunities.

You'll be open to working flexible hours, especially during the busy harvest season.

What you'll need:

Ideally, you've got some experience in farming or agriculture. Your PA1 and PA3 certificates will also be a big advantage, but don't worry if you don't have these, this company are open to putting the right person through their training.

We're not expecting you to be an expert in soft fruit, but willingness to learn is key.

You'll be confident in operating farm machinery and ready to commit to the demanding schedule of the farming season.

This isn't on any You must have a valid UK driving license to apply for this role.

Tell me more:

This award-winning fruit farm on the Suffolk and Essex border has been growing fruit for over 75 years on over 350 acres of farmland, supplying to UK supermarkets, there's no doubt you'll have eaten their quality produce before.

If you love farming and are keen to work with like-minded agricultural professionals, we'd love to chat with you!

What's Next?

For an informal chat about the position, please call me, Emily, on 01780 480530, email or drop me a message on LinkedIn. Don't worry if your CV isn't up to date, just send what you have already, and we can sort the rest later.


MorePeople are a specialist recruitment business for the food, fresh produce, horticulture and agriculture industries. Founded in 2000 by two passionate foodies with vast experience in the industry, we’re a growing team comprising of a mixture of ex-industry professionals and professional recruiters passionate about the sector.

Offering a functional approach to recruitment, we have dedicated expert teams to assist in all roles across a business;


  • Commercial
  • NPD
  • Operations
  • Technical
  • Growing
  • Agronomy
  • Engineering
  • Finance
  • HR, Admin & IT
  • Rural Surveyors, Land Agents & Estate Managers

​​​​​​​The team are committed to offering the best recruitment service for all professional roles within the sectors in which we operate.

Find out more on our website at or call us on 01780 480530.


Company info
01780 480530
Cherryholt House
Cherryholt Road,

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