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Growing Manager

  • Location:

    Kent

  • Sector:

    Fresh Produce, Agriculture

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Edina Bremner

  • Job ref:

    EB12518

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Do you want to work for one of the largest soft fruit producers in Europe? We are working with such a company as they look to grow their team but taking on an enthusiastic and passionate Growing Manager. Reporting into the Head Grower, you will be responsible for growing a high yielding crop and managing the crop cycle from plant delivery to harvest.

Your main responsibilities will include:
- Ensuring the quality of the plants purchased meets specifications.
- Pre-planting preparation and overseeing the planting operations.
- Crop maintenance and husbandry.
- Monitoring the crop and pests & diseases.
- Accurately recording yield information.

This is a brilliant opportunity for those who wish to develop a long-term career with a successful berry grower. You will have a background in commercial horticulture and have an operational focus. You will also be a strong commutator and highly organised.

Ideally, we are looking for candidates who have BASIS/FACTS and a good knowledge of PRIVA however this is not essential. You will, however, have your spraying certificates (PA1, 2,6a and b preferable).

The right candidate will receive an attractive salary that will reflect your experience.

To find out more about this Growing Manager opportunity, please apply via the link or contact Edina Bremner on 07921693857 or edina@morepeople.co.uk