General Farm Worker

Yeo Valley

General Farm Worker

Holt Farms is in a fantastic location based in the village of Blagdon, North Somerset, twenty-five minutes from Bristol, Bath, the M5 and Bristol Airport. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join an established team on a progressive organic farm with excellent facilities and equipment in a beautiful part of North Somerset.

Our team need more support to carry out general farming tasks on our farms, we offer on farm training, great benefits and accommodation. 

Key tasks vary according to season but include:

  • Tractor and telehandler work
  • Fencing
  • Field work
  • Assisting with stock tasks and dairy routines
  • Feeding cows, dairy youngstock and beef cattle
  • Feeding calves
  • Bedding up – straw yards and sawdust for cubicles
  • Operating slurry system

​​Sounds interesting, what do I need?

  • To be an enthusiastic and motivated individual, who can work well alone and as part of a team.
  • Previous farming experience is desirable but essential
  • Farming qualifications desirable but not essential.
  • Tractor and telehandler experience and certification are desirable, but training will be given if not
  • Have excellent attention to detail and a high standard of work regarding cleanliness, tidiness, animal welfare, communication, etc.
  • Clean driving license essential
  • Be Health and Safety conscious

Why should I join?

We offer an excellent remuneration package including provision of accommodation close to the unit and ongoing professional development.:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent accommodation
  • 8% company pension
  • 11days on, 3 days off rota + 30 days holiday
  • Health and welfare package
  • Structured Training
  • Staff canteen,
  • Gym 

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    £21k - £25k pa
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