Our client is a third generation family business that has grown to become a major player in the fresh produce industry. They grow a huge variety of fresh produce including kale, spinach, fresh herbs, legumes, chilies, brassicas and Chinese leaf to name a few. They are currently spanning over 600ha and have ambitious plans for further growth in the future.
They are looking to take on a Trainee/Graduate Grower Manager to support their business as they continue to expand. You'll start off growing under polytunnels before being moved on to different areas of the farm such as outdoor crops. You'll then be permanently placed in a management position after your period of training on the protected cropping or outdoor cropping side of the farm, depending on what you prefer.
This is a brilliant opportunity for you to work with an interesting and progressive fresh produce business. You'll be given first class training from some of the industry's best growers and receive opportunities for future career progression.
This job will suit candidates who have a background in agriculture or horticulture. A degree in agriculture or horticulture is preferred. You'll be happy to get stuck in and you won't be afraid of hard work. You'll have a genuine desire to build a career in farm management/growing/fresh produce and you'll be willing to learn.
To apply or find out more, please contact Edina Bremner on 01780 480 530 or [email protected]
To apply for this job you must have the right to work in United Kingdom.