Devon YFC Jobs

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Welcome to the Devon YFC job board! Here we display job adverts from the farming and rural community across the South West. If you would like to advertise a job vacancy for your business, please contact organiser@devonyfc.co.uk.

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Mole Valley Farmers: Class 1, HGV Drivers

 

Our feed mills are all producing compound animal feed for distribution. With over 950,000 tonnes of feed sold per annum, Mole Valley Feeds Solutions is the largest farmer owned, independent feed manufacturer in the UK and we are seeking HGV Drivers to join our growing team.

Find out more here.

 

Mole Valley Farmers: Feed Mill Operative – Night   

Contracted to 40 hours per week, working Monday to Friday 21.30 – 06.00 with a 30-minute unpaid break. Based at Lifton Mill, PL16 0BA

 

Closing date: 26th January

Find out more here. 

 

Mole Valley Farmers: Feed Mill Operative – Day  

We have a great opportunity at our Lifton Mill, PL16 0BA for someone who is passionate about agriculture, and committed to learning and growing within the agricultural industry.

 

Closing date: 26th January

Find out more here.

 

Mole Valley Farmers: Feed Mill Administrator 

This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic person to join our team at our Lifton animal feed mill. If you have strong administrative skills and a passion for delivering great customer service so we would love to hear from you!

 

Closing date: 26th January

Find out more here.

Jo Jones 

Herdsperson 

Our Herdsperson is leaving due to family illness, so we require a Herdsperson for our family run business near Crediton, Devon. 250 autumn block calving herd & followers. 18:36 parlour, modern equipment, TMR fed. AI & hoof trimming an advantage but training for right candidate. We are part of a well-respected buying group which you will be encouraged to participate in, attending farm walks & sharing ideas. We actively encourage career development & taking responsibility within the business. We have SenseHub collars & use the Uniform record system. Wage according to experience. We milk as a team of 2, so teamwork & good communication skills are essential. Breakfast provided in farmhouse. We operate a 10 day per fortnight rota but could accommodate 9 days per 14 if required. So, if you want to work in a business where your welfare is as important as that of our animals, then do get in touch!

 

Start date is negotiable, but ideally form 1st Feb 2022.

Contact Jo on will.jo.jones1@gmail.com 

Park Farm – M L & E M Persey

Herd Manager

This is a varied and dynamic role where you will work alongside the Herdsperson in a small, friendly team. After a period of induction, we’ll be looking for you to take over the day-to-day management of the herd, supported by the farmer and Herdsperson.

Find out more here.

Contact bagmoreoffice@gmail.com for more information or to apply.

St Boniface Vets: Veterinary Technician/ Approved Tuberculin Tester Required

St Boniface Vets are looking for an enthusiastic, hardworking individual to join our farm team. The role will primarily involve TB testing on farm, but will develop as required to support and assist our Large Animal Vets and Vet Tech improving services across Devon and Cornwall.

Find out more here.

To apply, please send a CV and covering letter to vettech@stbonifacevets.co.uk or for an informal chat please phone 01363 772860 and ask to speak to Ruth.

Face Edge: Office Assistant

We are looking for a bright individual to join our team.  The position is an ideal starting point for someone wanting to learn accounting and interested in all aspects of administering a business.

 

You must be adaptable and proactive to undertake a variety of tasks to include data input, making travel arrangements, administering goods, and personnel systems.

 

Candidates must have excellent computer skills and numeracy and enjoy attention to detail and accuracy. Full time, permanent position.

 

To apply please forward your CV and covering letter to: Mrs Claire Furse, Face Edge Ltd, Fletcher Industrial Estate, Clovelly Road, Bideford, Devon, EX39 3EU.

Or E-Mail: claire@faceedge.co.uk for more details.

Mole Avon Country Stores: Direct Farm Sales Apprentices

We are recruiting for 3 new roles of Direct Farm Sales Apprentices (level 3) based in our Stores in Crediton, Okehampton and Axminster.

 

We see the successful completion of your 16-month apprenticeship (fixed-term contracts) as the first step on your Mole Avon career pathway. These are full time (38 hour) roles that enjoy the benefits of the apprenticeship scheme including full off job training and mentoring in all aspects of the role. Pay rates are up to £9.30 per hour, dependent on your age.

 

Find out more here

 

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter to jobs@moleavon.co.uk

Fisher German: 2022 Early Careers Schemes

Property Consultants and Chartered Surveyors Fisher German are looking for people with a keen interest in farming or rural affairs to join their Rural or Utilities & Infrastructure Services Sector teams as graduates, placements or apprentices. Possible responsibilities include valuations, landlord & tenant matters, property agency, land access, negotiation of rights and project and stakeholder management.

 

Find out more here

 

To apply, submit your CV and Cover letter via our website here or by email to Marie-Ange Ehrhart earlycareers@fishergerman.co.uk. There are also other entry level roles available here.

Arnold Dare

 

General Farm Worker: East Devon

We are looking for a general farm worker to join our mixed farm in East Devon. This will involve the feeding of livestock, beef and sheep handling and the use of machinery for land cultivation. This a full time position for which we are looking for someone who is eager to learn and take pride in their work.

 

If interested or for further information contact 07971 541 670 

Devon & Somerset Firefighter Vacancies

Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue Service have now opened their recruitment doors for wholetime firefighter applications.  This is the first time for 4 years and at a time of such uncertainty with employment, is a great opportunity for a long career within our organisation.

Find out more here