Soft Fruit Spray Operator/ General Tractor Driver

  • Salary: Negotiable according to experience
  • Location: Maidstone, Kent

Description

Soft Fruit Spray Operator/ General Tractor Driver

Clock House Farm, Coxheath, Maidstone, Kent.

Job Description:

Clock House Farm is a family run business, farming soft fruit and top fruit over 330 hectares in the Kentish Weald. All our soft fruit is grown under tunnels and all of our strawberries are on table top structures.

We are looking for a spray operative to be part of our small specialist spray team, equipped with the most advanced modern equipment and led by our Soft Fruit Spray Manager.

Duties will include:

  • Operation of tractor driven sprayers
  • Spraying of strawberries, raspberries and blackberries
  • Reading and completion of spray tickets/work plans
  • Routine machinery maintenance
  • In house training available to attain PA3 standard
  • General horticultural work including mowing

Skills Required:

  • Full driving licence
  • Good spoken and written English
  • PA1 & PA3 spray certificates are an asset but if no previous experience, Clock House farm will arrange training and external certification. NRoSO registration will be completed by farm upon certification attainment.
  • Forklift licence beneficial but not essential

Working Hours:

  • 40 hours per week (overtime when required)

How to apply:

Please contact Sarah:

sarah@clockhousefarm.co.uk