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Assistant Harvest Manager - Fresh Produce

Dartford, Kent
£28,000 to £31,000
Job Type
9 Sep 2022
Our Client grows, packs, and distributes a wide range of Fresh Produce crops, supplying the wholesale, retail, and foodservice sectors. The business have expanded in their specialist area and currently offer the successful individual an exciting career opportunity within the company. We are seeking an Assistant Harvest Manager on their behalf in this key position, supporting the Farm Manager. Reporting to the Farm Manager, the successful individual will assist in organising an efficient and accurate harvest of farm crops to meet tight deadlines & schedules. Assisting with the management of a dedicated team to ensure the availability of quality product / crop destined for the UK major retailers, ensuring all staff are trained and managed to a high standard, with Health & Safety maintained. Key Responsibilities include: To ensure correct health and safety protocols are maintained for the harvesting operations Assist with identifying, training and supervising a team of field supervisors Plan and co-ordinate the movement of people from field to field Ensure the effective management of the piece work scheme We require; Fresh Produce sector experience (UK grown crops ideally) Full understanding of a Fresh Produce harvesting / grower environment Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate at all levels Motivating and encouraging staff management, to achieve expectational working standards and product quality Strong understating of the techniques involved in supervising / managing a team within a harvesting / grower environment Salary; c£31k Location: Kent To discuss the position of Assistant Harvest Manager further, please call Aimi or Louise on (phone number removed) or alternatively please email your up to date CV
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  • Job Reference: 707803254-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Tailor Made Resources
    Tailor Made Resources
  • Location: Dartford, Kent
  • Salary: £28,000 to £31,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent