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Casual Farm Worker (Live Out)

Heckfield Park Farm Limited
Heckfield Estates, Hook, Hampshire RG27 0LD

Posted: 14/04/2021

Deadline: 28/05/2021

Paid Full-time Permanent


Job description

General Farm Worker (Live out)

Heckfield Home Farm is the original 340-acre farm, a mixed arable and livestock farm, which has just achieved its biodynamic certification. We are based in the heart of the Hampshire countryside and share our estate with a luxury hotel with a difference, Heckfield Place, where the farm and Market Garden are at the heart of the guests stay and the farm to fork experience.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for an experienced farm worker - having tickets and a good mechanical knowledge will be an advantage. Above all, successful candidates will need to demonstrate a real energy, passion and enthusiasm for farming. Your positive can-do attitude, attention to detail and your impeccable standards of grooming will put you at the forefront of our recruitment process.

 Duties will include:

•Tractor/ forklift driving

•Looking after livestock

•General farm work

We are trying to create something rather special in these lovely grounds and we invite you to be part of the team.

Only applicants who have the Right to Work in the UK should apply.

Application information

If you are interested in applying, please send your CV to hr@heckfieldestates.com.

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About Heckfield Park Farm Limited

The market garden is set over 5 acres, with a large state-of-the-art propagating glasshouse and five polytunnels supporting the vegetable and soft fruit growing, that supply the hotel's two restaurants with beautiful, truly seasonal and delicious produce. There is a young orchard, with more than 500 apple, pear and stoned fruit trees, which is home to our bees and organic chickens. The market garden certified organic and currently in Year 3 conversion to full biodynamic certification.