Situation Vacant Oppotunity - Possible Immediate start !

Are you seeking summer agricultural work in the Cambridgeshire area?
If so, we would love to hear from you!

We are looking for summer harvest workers at the Syngenta UK Centre for Excellence for wheat breeding, located in Whittlesford.
Working in our Operations team you will have the opportunity to work in variety of different roles assisting with tasks such as weeding, manual pollination of plants, harvesting and seed processing activities.

Previous agricultural experience would be beneficial but full training can be provided.

The ideal candidate will need to have the following qualities-

  • Reliable, with attention to detail, accuracy and confidentiality
  • Flexible approach - will be required to work variable hours (including weekends/evening shifts during critical time periods)
  • Able to work indoors and outdoors in all conditions (appropriate PPE will be provided).
  • Will also have to be reasonably fit due to practical and manual handling requirements
  • Able to perform repetitive tasks across consecutive days with the same level of attention to detail
  • Be self driven and proactive and willing to work within a team
Successful applicants will need to provide proof of right to work in the UK

Guidant Global is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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HSENI names new farm safety champions

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Written by William Kellett from Agriland

The Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) alongside the Farm Safety Partnership (FSP), has named new farm safety champions and commended the outstanding work on farm safety that has been carried out in the farming community in the last 20 years.

Two of these champions are Malcom Downey, retired principal inspector for the Agri/Food team in HSENI and Harry Sinclair, current chair of the Farm Safety Partnership and former president of the Ulster Farmers’ Union (UFU).

Improving farm safety is the key aim of HSENI’s and the FSP’s work and...