Outdoor Labourer

Posted 2 months ago

  • Welshpool, Powys, Wales
  • Permanent
  • External
  • Expires In a month
Field Worker/Agricultural Assistant – Welshpool
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Field Worker/Agricultural Assistant to join a successful business based near Welshpool area. If you are looking for a long-term outdoor career then this could be the role for you.
Working hours will be Monday to Friday 7:15am starts until 5pm approx. With overtime required during busy periods.
Rate of pay for this position will start at £10 an hour. Any overtime worked will be paid at time and a half.
The role:
Your role as a field worker can be varied and includes working in all weather conditions.
* Physical work outdoors
* Work involves all aspects of growing and dispatching small plants
* Weed control, pruning, watering, quality control, potting and packing
* Loading lorries in the afternoon/evening
* Experience working outdoors preferred
* Completing all roles in a timely manner to a high standard
* Working under pressure in a faced paced environment
* Opportunities given to do on site certificates for the right candidate
Qualities we are looking for from candidates:
* Can work both to their own initiative and as part of a team
* Flexibility towards working hours and happy to work overtime in busy periods to get jobs finished
* Positive attitude
* Punctual and reliable
* Physically able to lift heavy objects in a timely manner
* UK Driving licence preferred due to the location of the business