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JH051 - Farm Operations Manager - Cotswolds

De Lacy Executive have been retained to recruit a Farm Operations Manager in Gloucestershire.

De Lacy Executive have been retained to recruit a Farm Operations Manager in Gloucestershire. This beautiful and well known farm runs an extensive flock of sheep as well as a hunting and point to point yard; over 160 acres of grass and 40 acres of woodland. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual or family with an interesting and varying role for one or both parties.

Main Responsibilities:

Care of Sheep including lambing, feeding, foot trimming and sales prep

Grassland Management for flock and horses

Practical field maintenance and property maintenance

Mowing, topping and making hay

Tractor work

Hedge laying and trimming

Driving stock or horses to events or sales

Garden maintenance for the main house

Additional Responsibilities suited either to spouse or in addition to the above:

General housekeeping for the main house

Driving client to and from transport links

Requirements:

Self motivated with a can- do attitude

Maintenance skills including, fence and hedgerow laying, machine maintenance

A good eye for stock and confident around sheep as well as horses

Able to undertake all tractor work

Ideally a chainsaw licence, but not essential

Full Clean UK driving licence

B and E trailer licence

Preferably a 7.5t LGV licence, but not essential

Remuneration: An attractive salary for both positions in addition to a recently refurbished 3 bed bungalow on the farm.

Interested? At this initial stage, please email Jadine Huxtable your CV and covering letter (preferably in Word please) to jadinehuxtable@delacyexecutive.co.uk.

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Please note that this advertisement is not a job description and you should satisfy yourself about the full details at interview.

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This job has now been closed.

Summary

  • Ref: JH051
  • Type: Farm/Unit/Forestry/Yard Manager , General Farm/Unit/Forestry Worker, Land Agent/Surveyor/Estate Manager, Trainee - General - For subsequent management roles
  • Salary: An attractive salary for both positions in addition to a recently refurbished 3 bed bungalow on the farm.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, SW ENGLAND,