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Overview: Hughes Farming is an award winning 700 acre fresh produce and tillage farm situated in Kilkenny in South East Ireland. The company grows, processes, packs and distributes fresh produce to the retail and wholesale markets in Ireland and exports to Europe and North America.
The Farm: The company operates modern John Deere (6230r, 6175r, 8365rt, 6620), Fendt (828), Deutz, Bateman and Grimme equipment, precision tech throughout including implement guidance. Cropping is based on triple bed system of carrots, parsnips, onions, pumpkins, cut flowers, cereals and forage.
The role: Hughes Farming are currently seeking applications for the role of Farm Manager. Remuneration will reflect the candidates experience and suitability. Reporting to the Director of Farming, managing a 6 man team, the ideal candidate will:
Have experience of root crops and/or fresh produce
Have strong machine operation experience/skill
Be an excellent communicator
Be able to lead a team through organisation, planning and clear communication
Have a high attention to detail
A can do, positive attitude
Good computer literacy and precision farming understanding
Applications: Closing date for applications is the 15th of July. Please send your CV or any other relevant information to email@example.com Possibly some flexibility on start date.