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Recruitment of staff by AC Goatham & Son is, on occasion, outsourced to agencies. If you are applying for work via this website then no agency should be involved in the application.

If you apply via 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 work with agencies such as Concordia, who also outsource recruitment. If you have applied for work with AC Goatham & Son via an agency and are unsure if it is legitimate, please contact Concordia who will verify the agency for you.

HGV C+E and D (PSV) Driver

We are currently looking for HGV Drivers to join our Team at our Hoo Depot based in Kent.

Suitable applicaticants need to be flexible, hardowrking, have good communication skills. 

Applicants must have a full, clean licence.

Must have 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.

Prevoius experience of at least 2 years is required in a vehicle greater than 7.5 Tonnes.

Valid Driver Qualification Card (DCPC) is essential.

Forklift Licence would be advantageous. 


** No Agencies Please **

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Harvest 2020

We are now taking applications for Harvest 2020 - Please be aware that this work will not begin until August/September 2020.

Harvest -

Apple and pear harvesting by hand, working either as part of a team or individually, in our orchards across Kent.

Previous experience not necessary, but it is advantageous.

Basic levels of English are required. 


**Applications must be individual, if applying as a group/family there is a section within the form to notify us of who you are applying with**

**No Agencies Please**

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Thinning 2020

We are now taking applications for Thinning 2020. Please be aware that this work will not begin until May/June 2020.


Thinning is the removal of excess fruits, by hand, to improve size and quailty, in orchards across Kent.


** Applications must be individual. If you are applying as a group/family, there is a section within the form to notify us of who you are applying with.**


** No Agencies **

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Spray Operator

We are looking for a qualified Spray Operator to join our Team!

Working on Top Fruit Farms across Kent, as part of our growing Farm Team. 

Job Type: Full Time

Essential Qualifications for this role :  

  • PA1, PA2, PA3 
  • Clean vaild driving licence.
  • Fork truck certification - would be adventageous. 

Personality Profile:

  • Comfortable working both as part of a team and individually.
  • Excellent Attention to detail.
  • Uses initiative.
  • Organised.


  • Competitive pay and bonus
  • Free on site parking
  • 28 days annual leave per annum (inclusive of Bank Holidays)


**No Agencies Please**

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Pack House 2020

Packing of apples and pears within our packhouses, in Hoo.

Basic levels of speaking English are required.

Experience not necessary, we offer on the job training.

Full time 

6 days per week on rotation


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