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Assistant Growing Manager | Ely

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Assistant Growing Manager | Ely

  • Location:

    Ely

  • Sector:

    Fresh Produce, Horticulture

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Sarah Want

  • Job ref:

    SW14288

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

Assistant Growing Manager | Ely
£Competitive
We are working with a successful salad grower that is looking for an experienced grower to join their busy team.

About our Client
We are working with a very highly regarded Fresh Produce business that is looking to take on an assistant growing manager. They have supplied premium Fresh Produce to the retailers for several years, and they have built an outstanding reputation. Due to continued expansion, they are looking to further strengthen their growing team.

About the Role
Working closely with the head grower, you will be responsible for growing high-quality tomatoes and cucumbers over 16Ha of glass. You will be crop walking and assessing for pests and diseases, irrigating, and fertilizing accordingly. You will be working closely with crop walkers to assess the best IPM standards.

The Ideal Candidate
You will have experience in protected growing before, ideally with salads. A passion for growing is key, as well as an interest in sustainable growth. Communication is an important part of the role, as you will be working closely with the grower manager, crop advisors and the team around you.

How to Apply
Does this opportunity sound like a role for you? Apply below! For a confidential conversation, contact Sarah at 01780 480530 or sarah@morepeople.co.uk