The Montreal Estate is a forward thinking and progressive estate. The new
owners are undertaking an investment programme to develop a sustainable
business including a new woodland enterprise and renewable energy. The
Estate wishes to enhance its team by recruiting two new people who will
assist the Estate Manager develop all aspects of the business.
Skilled Arable Operator
We require a skilled arable operator to drive forward the development of
the estate. Key responsibilities will include spraying, combining, cultivating
and machinery maintenance. Ideally you will have a formal agricultural
qualification, good workshop skills, attention to detail and the drive to work
within an expanding business. PA1 & 2 are essential plus forklift certificate.
A working knowledge of GPS systems or an ability to learn new skills would
be an advantage but full training will be given to the right person.
Exciting New Opportunity
Whilst primarily outside within the arable operations you will be working
closely with the owners and Estate Manager. You will assist them in
developing the commercial aspects of the Estate including the woodland
and wood fuel business, selling and adding value to Estate produce and
building new revenue streams in areas such as renewable energy. Ideally
you will have a formal agricultural or forestry qualification, good commercial
and sales skills and a good agricultural/forestry knowledge. You should
expect to have a hands on approach to working and will have had practical
farm or forestry experience. Computer skills are essential.
Both positions are excellent opportunities with progression potential
and an attractive package will be offered to the right candidates.
Accommodation is potentially available on the estate if required. To discuss
the positions please call James Standen on 01732 452998.
Please send your CV by 14 March 2015 to Estate Office, Montreal
Estate, Salters Heath Farm, Riverhead, Sevenoaks, Kent TN13 2PR or