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Weed Control Operative – Wiltshire and Surrounding Counties – Up to £31,000 Salary + Vehicle + up to 40 days holiday + Great Training and Development Opportunities!

Job Title: Weed Control Operative – Wiltshire and Surrounding Counties – Up to £31,000 Salary + Vehicle + up to 40 days holiday + Great Training and Development Opportunities!
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wiltshire
Industry:
Agricultural Service / Farm Services Jobs
Farm Jobs / Farming Jobs / Rural Jobs
Horticultural / Horticulture Jobs
Pest Control / Entomology Jobs
REF: 12861
Contact Name: Claire Morgan
Contact Email: admin@agrirs.co.uk
Job Published: 29 days ago

 

Weed Control Operative – Wiltshire and Surrounding Counties – Up to £31,000 Salary + Vehicle + up to 40 days holiday + Great Training and Development Opportunities!

The Job Role:

This is an excellent opportunity for a Weed Control Operative who will be working for a contract specialist at residential and commercial sites within Wiltshire and the surrounding counties.  The company is offering ongoing training and development for the right person. You will have a background in horticulture or agriculture ideally, and hold a PA1 and PA 6 spraying certificate.

You will work independently visiting sites within the region, to identify remedial solutions to weed growth, conducting treatment and follow up to those sites.  Dealing with customers, so you will need to have good communication skills and a friendly, professional manner.

You must hold a full UK driving licence as a vehicle is provided. 

This role offers a seasonal working pattern, giving the successful candidate a 3-day week during off peak season – between Jan – March!

The Candidate:

  • Background in Horticulture or Agriculture,
  • Holder of PA1 & PA6 spraying certificate is essential.
  • Good computer skills.
  • Adaptable and flexible approach to work.
  • Be able to manage your own time.
  • Full driving licence.

The Package:

  • Salary to £31,000 dependant on experience and qualifications.
  • Mon – Friday working (40-hour week average) with occasional weekends
  • 23 days holiday + bank holidays + able to buy up to an additional 17 days holiday!
  • Pensions scheme.
  • Unlimited training!
  • Home based.
  • Company Vehicle.
  • Uniform, PPE and equipment supplied.

Please email your CV to Claire Morgan, Recruitment Director - Admin@agriRS.co.uk  

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

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