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LS007 - Fruit Harvest Co-ordinator - West Midlands

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a harvest co-ordinator for a fruit business in the West Midlands area. This exciting role is ideal for those looking for their next career step within the UKs soft fruit industry. As Harvest co-ordinator you will be responsible for orchestrating the picking of product, along with managing labour requirements and training new employees, all whilst maintaining high quality produce.

De Lacy Executive is looking to recruit a harvest co-ordinator for a fruit business in the West Midlands area. This exciting role is ideal for those looking for their next career step within the UKs soft fruit industry. As Harvest co-ordinator you will be responsible for orchestrating the picking of product, along with managing labour requirements and training new employees, all whilst maintaining high quality produce.

The successful candidate will be accountable for the in-field supervisors who in turn are collectively responsible for 200+ pickers, so clear communication skills are essential. In addition, you will be in charge of internal training; including induction, health safety and more specialised training, incorporating quality standards - in order to liaise with packhouse staff and other managers on incoming quality. The successful applicant will also be undertaking crop walks and learn what to look for practically when crop forecasting. This full time position will be focused around the main growing season of May to November as well as the winter months in preparation for the on-coming season.

Requirements:

The capability to work autonomously and alongside others

Time management and the ability to prioritise workload

Strong organisation and attention to detail is essential

Enthusiasm to improve and a desire to progress within a growing company

Ideally, experience within the UK fruit market

Remuneration: Competitive salary package is on offer for the right candidate.

Interested? For more information and an informal confidential discussion please call Laura Smith on: Office 01885 483440 or e-mail your CV and covering letter TO laura.smith@delacyexecutive.co.uk. Thank you.

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Summary

  • Ref: LS007
  • Type: Farm/Unit/Forestry/Yard Manager , Fieldsman, General Farm/Unit/Forestry Worker, Health and Safety Specialist, Quality Assurance/Auditor, Trainee - General - For subsequent management roles
  • Salary: Competitive salary package is on offer for the right candidate.
  • Location: UK. Willing to relocate to most UK locations, SW ENGLAND, WEST MIDLANDS, MIDLANDS,