Tractor Driver

  • Job Reference: SWR2137
  • Date Posted: 30 August 2019
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Thetford
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Tractor Driver – Spider are advertising on behalf of a well-known family farming business, established in 1939, that grow combinable sugar beet, crops and early new season root vegetable production for all year-round supply. They are looking for an experienced Tractor Driver to join their team on a full-time, permanent basis, based in East Wretham just outside of Thetford.

As a Tractor Driver you will be responsible for driving and controlling farm equipment to till soil and to plant, cultivate, and harvest crops. May perform tasks, such as crop baling or hay bucking.

Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Full UK driving licence.
  • Previous tractor driving experience.
  • Understand the requirements for arable operations for all weathering conditions, crop stages and soil conditions.
  • Knowing the different range of implements that can be attached to the tractor.

This is a permanent, full-time position, offering a salary negotiable depending on experience. Company benefits include; discretional bonus scheme, 28 days holiday (including bank holidays), training and progression opportunities. Contractually, basic hours of work are 39 hours per week, however this role requires flexibility as hours can be higher during harvest time.

If you have the relevant skills and experience, please apply by forwarding an up to date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter, who provide recruitment services in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional keywords: Tractor Operator, Multi Skilled Operative, Arable Operator, Farm Worker, Grounds Maintenance Operative

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