Since its formation, BFC has enjoyed the services of an independent non-executive Chairman. The BFC Board is now looking to appoint a new Non-Executive Chairman. The anticipated time commitment is about 5 days per year.
The successful candidate will enjoy a high standing in the agricultural community, have had practical business management experience at a high level and be able to bring original thinking to Board discussions.
Applicants should apply to:
Ian Matts, Managing Director
Brixworth Farming Company Ltd
The Farm Office, Grooms Lane, Creaton, Northampton, NN6 8NN
Our team of arable operators needs extra help during busy periods. We welcome enquiries from local farmers who can spare a few days or from students and others who are available for short periods. Some tractor driving experience is essential. If you would like to join us during April or from late July through to September/October please contact us giving details of your experience and availability.
BFC has two vacancies for this harvest
We are looking for a member of our cultivations team to operate a Challenger MT865 on RTK guidance. The sucessful candidate must be over 21 and hold a Category H licence. Experience of GPS equipment, particulalry Topcon would be preferrable. Previous cultivation experience is essential.
Chaser Bin Driver
The available position is to lead the team of chaser bin drivers, communicating with the combines and the lorries to help ensure a smooth haulage solution for harvest. The harvest team includes 3 drivers for GS24.5 chaser bins. This summer we are aiming to utilise technology, including apps such as the Claas Fleetview app, to help facilitate the link between the combines, chaser bins and lorries, therefore an understanding of smartphone/tablet technology would be useful.
The requirement is from 3rd week in July until early September (possibly longer) and the successful candidates must be willing to work long hours, be organised and good logistical abilities would be helpful as well as working well as part of a team.
If you are interested in this position, please email your CV, including relevant experience, to email@example.com or call 01604 505973.