Fieldsperson

 

Fieldsperson


A J Allan (Brechin) Ltd are potato growers and merchants who produce high-quality seed potatoes focusing on early export and UK markets, predominately for our parent company IPM Potato Group. 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Fieldsperson to join our team at our office in Brechin.  



Role and Responsibilities

While the role may vary depending on the experience of the successful applicant, the core responsibilities will be, but not limited to:

  • Assisting with our own growing operations and the day to day running of the stores
  • Overseeing potato grading operation
  • Crop walking and managing inspections
  • Planting and monitoring new trial varieties for our parent company
  • Stock control, test digging and store sampling
  • Liaising with Growers and external suppliers

 

Qualifications and Experience 

  • Agricultural qualification or experience
  • Full UK Driving license
  • Good IT skills
  • Forklift Certificate (desirable but not essential)
  • Experience of agricultural machinery (desirable but not essential)
  • Experience of potato storage (desirable but not essential)

 

The ideal candidate will be:

  • A good team player and able to work on their own initiative
  • Willing to work overtime, including evening and weekends as and when required
  • A good communicator

 

To apply for this vacancy, please send your C.V. and covering letter to:

 

William Reekie

A J Allan (Brechin) Ltd

East Mill Road

Brechin

Angus

DD9 7HJ

 

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Closing date 21st August 2020