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General Farm Assistant

Vacancy Description

Apprentice needed for Beef, Sheep and Arable farm at Westbury. General farm worker needed for farm with 400 beef cattle, 900 breeding ewes and 300 Ha arable. Mainly wheat and Barley.

We have 2 farms based at Westbury and Hanwood. Apprentice would be based at Westbury. The successful applicant will work with the owner and 1 other member of staff.

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Employer's Details

Westbury Farm

Wages

Depending on age and experience, but over the apprentice rate.

Hours

35 hours minimum

Future Prospects

There is a possibility of a full time job for the right candidate.

Skills & Personal Attributes Required

Applicant must be keen and interested in working with cattle and sheep, as well as tractor driving. We would prefer some on farm experience. A tractor licence, or willingness to take the test soon, would be good.

Applicant must be interested in working with stock, so be patient and physically fit to do manual labour. I.e Handle stock and carry bales and buckets. Must be willing to work overtime during busy times, i.e. sowing, harvest and lambing. Must enjoy working outdoors and getting dirty!

Qualifications Required

Basic English and maths required

Start Date

ASAP

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