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Title

Tractor/Trailer Harvest Work for Onions, Potatoes &Cereals. Job in <->Essex<->

Farm TypeArable
Description


P G Rix Farms Ltd is looking for seasonal students to aid our full time workforce commencing July to the end of October to cover the bust summer and harvest season. Our equipment is state of the art and includes Cat Challengers, Grimme Self Propelled Onion and Potato harvesters, John Deere tractors, Bauer irrigation and Sands sprayers.



P G Rix Farms is 6,000 acres holding on the Essex/Suffolk border.  Our company is producing 15,000 tonnes of prepack potatoes, 22,000 tonnes of onions, 20,000 tons of Sugar Beet and 9,500 tonnes of cereals.  We can offer a broad range of experience in all these crops together with an intensive irrigation programme.



Your principle role will be a tractor/trailer driving for the potato, onion and cereal harvest. Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years old and a competent tractor driver.



We are able to offer accommodation during your time with us, staying in the prupose built park homes sites a few miles from the farm.



This seasonal position has the potential of becoming perminant to any applicant that displays that they have what it takes to blend with the professional team.



We are happly to interview applicants as soon as possible.



We look forward to receiving your application to what we consider is a broad agriculural working placement on a vibrant farm.

CountryUK
AreaEast & East Anglia
PostcodeCO6
Job LengthHarvest / Seasonal
DatesStart: 10/07/2017, Finish: Not Specified
Driving License Required?Full UK Driving Licence
Hours39-60
Pay£1412 - 2282
Employment TypeArable
Accommodation Available?Yes
Accommodation TypeMobile home
Accommodation Price£35 per week
Other Accommodation Information

Excellent Modern Park Home. Onsite facilities all included

Pictures available in the web site www.rixfarms.co.uk

 

Distance from shops and amenities1-2 Miles
Smokers Accepted?Yes
Other Information

Start and finish dates could be reasonably flexible.

This is a real opportunity to gain considerable experience across a wide range of activities, most suitable for young ambitious people looking to develop a career in modern agriculture.

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