Soft Fruit Grower
Job Type : Permanent, Full Time
Salary : £30000 – £35000/annum Benefits
Soft Fruit Grower
Our client is one of the leading growers in its sector, growing a range of berries throughout the year. They are an expanding business, extremely professional and as a result of this continued expansion they are now looking to appoint a Soft Fruit Grower to help manage the growing operation at one of their sites.
This is an ideal role for an ambitious, hands on, hard working person with a passion for growing/farming who is looking to be in a senior management position within five years.
The role will be to ensure optimal growth conditions are maintained throughout the growing season using the available resources to deliver yields at the highest level and quality. You will be fully accountable for all nutrition & climate set points including venting and operational instructions for maximizing yield and quality whilst ensuring the Company SHE standards are maintained.
You will be tasked with building effective relationships with the in house production teams striving for continual improvement of yield, quality and forecasted demand.
You will be bright, enthusiastic and will have a high degree of practical skills such as spraying and fertigation etc and be mechanically minded and ideally have practical mechanical skills as well. FACTS and BASIS are desired.
We are looking for either a grower who wants to develop their career in a management role or you are a junior grower but want a new challenge in this area of horticulture. Either way this is a great opportunity to develop your growing skills in a progressive and dynamic organization.
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