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Top Fruit Spray Operator

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Top Fruit Spray Operator 

We are a Family run farming business and we are looking for motivated and reliable Top Fruit Spray Operators to work as part of our expanding Team. We farm 3000 acres across Kent. Our machinery is modern and well maintained. We run New Holland T4 and T7 tractors, alongside Bab and Munckhof Sprayers. 

The position is available immediately and we look forward to offering a full time, permanent role within our Team.

Responsibilities include:

  • Spraying of Top Fruit
  • Mowing
  • Pulverising
  • Harvest work  

Required Qualifications:

  • PA1
  • PA2
  • PA3
  • Fork truck certification would be advantageous 
  • Full clean driving licence essential

Qualifications for PA1, PA2, and PA3 would be advantageous, however training would be provided for the right candidate.

Working Hours and Benefits

  • Full time, permanent position 
  • Orchards are based across Kent
  • Full training will be given in business procedures and operating protocols
  • Starting pay (unqualified) - £11.27 per hour basic, with overtime after 40 hours paid at £14.09 per hour
  • Once qualified, pay will increase to £12.43 basic and £15.53 overtime, with further progression possible
  • Holiday allowance of 28 paid days per annum including bank holidays 
  • Fortnightly pay
  • Regular overtime available
  • Free on site parking
  • Access to free WIFI 
  • Free apples and pears
  • English levels of B1 required.

Accommodation available if required. 

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