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Work for AC Goatham

Work for AC Goatham and you’ll be joining a company whose future is growing, a family-owned business passionate about what we do to feed the nation with an unsurpassed reputation for quality. It’s been that way since 1947.

That success is thanks to each and every one of the fantastic people we have in the business, who support our values and contribute each and every day to our ongoing success.

This page lists the current opportunities we have available at AC Goatham. We look forward to receiving your application and, if successful, welcoming you to the team.

If you are applying for work via this website:

No agency should be involved in your application. There are no fees, or charges to apply for work with our company. If you apply on this website with the help of an agency and are given guarantees of work and/or contracts before arrival, the contract will not be upheld.


We do, on occasion outsource our recruitment to agencies, predominately ProForce and Concordia. If you have applied for work with AC Goatham & Son via an agency and are unsure if it is legitimate, Concordia and ProForce will be happy to verify for you.


If you are contacted by someone who claims to be recruiting for our Company and are unsure if this is legitimate, please contact info@acgoatham.com.

Agricultural Technician

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Farm Technician 

We are looking for an experienced, motivated, and reliable agricultural fitter/mechanic to join our Team!

We farm 3000 acres of Top Fruit over Kent, with our workshop based at Bobbing, Sittingbourne.

The role would entail maintenance of our modern and classic tractors, alongside our trailers,  Bab and Munkoft sprayers.

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

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintenance of agricultural machinery including, but not limited to tractors, sprayers and trailers.

Required Qualifications:

  • Previous experience as an agricultural fitter.

Working Hours and Benefits:

  • Full time, permanent position.
  • Workshop based at Bobbing, Sittingbourne.
  • Full training given in business procedures and operating protocols.
  • Salary £32,500 per annum, based on 45 hours per week.
  • Overtime £16.85 after 45 hours.
  • Holiday allowance of 28 paid days per annum, including Bank Holidays.
  • Fortnightly pay direct to bank account.
  • Regular overtime available.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Access to free Wi-Fi.


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LGV Class 1 Driver (CE).

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LGV Class 1 Driver (CE).

We are currently seeking LGV Drivers (CE) to join our Team at our Hoo depot in Kent.

Position available primarily for LGV Class 1 Driver (CE). 

Suitable applicants would need to be flexible, hardworking, and have good communication skills.

All available shifts include weekends on a rolling rota.

Job Description:

  • Various trailer work including, fridge, curtain and container work.
  • Loading/unloading at times using either a fork lift truck or electric pump truck.
  • Ensuring that you adhere to Company Hygiene and Health & Safety Policies and Procedures.
  • Full training provided to operate machine/tools required.

Applicants must have:

  • Full clean driving licence
  • Held either a Full Gb, NI or EU Licence to drive a vehicle of the same class for a period of at least 2 years.
  • previous experience of at least 2 years is required in a vehicle greater than 7.5 tonnes.
  • Valid Driver Qualification Card (DCPC).
  • Cat D (PCV) would be an advantage.
  • Fork lift licence would be an advantage.

Working Hours and Benefits:

  • Permanent position
  • Full training given in Business operating protocols. 
  • £14.50 per hour basic
  • £18.13 overtime after 40 hours.
  • Fortnightly pay.
  • Holiday allowance of 28 days per annum including Bank Holidays.
  • Free on site parking.
  • Access to free WIFI at Depot.
  • Free Apples and Pears.



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