Dyson Farming

General Farm Worker – Harvester Driver- Lincolnshire

Job titleGeneral Farm Worker – Harvester Driver
31/05/2022
Company Overview:

Dyson Farming is a family-owned business, with a vision to benefit future generations through a commitment to commercially viable and environmentally sustainable food production at scale.  We strive to be industry leaders in efficient, carbon neutral, high technology agriculture, employing highly skilled, pioneering people and supported by research and development in ever-closer partnership with our sister company, Dyson.  We see the future of agriculture as an exciting opportunity to improve the nation’s food security, health, and economic growth.

Duties and responsibilities:

We are recruiting a General Farm Worker – Harvester Driver to join our team at Carrington, Lincolnshire. Our Carrington farm is situated close to Boston and is a large-scale operation, growing a diverse range of crops on a variety of soil types. Here, you will have the opportunity to development your skills and experience and get involved with all aspects of our varied harvests. This is a temporary role however there may be an opportunity for this position to become permanent.

Main duties would include the operation of tractors during Spring, to assist with cultivation, crop establishment and the logistics involved with such a large-scale operation. In Summer, the successful candidate will operate one of our modern Ploeger pea viners, and then our Holmer T2 sugar beet harvester during Autumn and Winter.

Person specification:

The successful candidate should be a skilled operator, with experience of driving large modern agricultural equipment and machinery. You will have a commitment to health and safety and be used to working in a large team, as well as being highly motivated and capable of working alone. A professional attitude is essential, especially as pea harvest takes place across the length and breadth of Lincolnshire, and contract harvesting sugar beet. Full training will be provided where required.

We can offer competitive rates of pay dependent on experience and accommodation if required.

Our estate offices

Please use the map below to view our estate offices around the country.
Head Office

The Estate Office,
Cyclone Way, Nocton,
Lincoln LN4 2GR

Carrington

The Estate Office, Beeches ,
Lane, Carrington, Boston,
Lincolnshire PE22 7JD

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