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Permanent Field & Harvest Team Leader (Soft Fruit) - Circa £25k

Job Title: Permanent Field & Harvest Team Leader (Soft Fruit) - Circa £25k
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent
Salary: Circa £25k !!!
Reference: 12480
Contact Name: Claire Morgan
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 18, 2018 11:39

Job Description

Permanent Field & Harvest Team Leader (Soft Fruit) - Circa £25k !!!

This is an exciting opportunity for a full time / permanent Field & Harvest Team Leader, based on a fruit farm in Kent.

This role is a step up from a field supervisor, so as well as supervising gangs during harvest you would assist with irrigation, organising accommodation for new arrivals, complete individual training programmes for staff. Out of season the work is varied and may include maintenance of machinery and caravans, pruning, tunnel work and general husbandry jobs. Another language, Romanian or Bulgarian would be an advantage as would a driving license. If required, accommodation could be provided on the farm at a reduced rate.

The Company:
A large fruit farm within Kent.

The Candidate:

  • Experience of working with soft fruit is essential.
  • Experience of irrigation & general land maintenance is desirable.
  • Previous experience in a similar position.
  • Experience of managing a team.
  • Enthusiastic and motivated.
  • The ability to speak Romanian or Bulgarian would be an advantage.
  • Driving licence would be an advantage.

The Package:

Dependent upon the level of experience - circa £22k - £25k, accommodation available if required, ongoing training, etc and definite opportunities for career progression!

If interested, then please email your CV to Claire Morgan –

We thank all applicants who respond, but please be advised that only those short listed for interview will be contacted.

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