Lead Sprayer / Crop Protection Specialist - E157

West Sussex
C£23,000 DOE
21 Feb 2018
21 Mar 2018
Full Time
Contract Type

Are you an experienced Crop Sprayer looking to progress into a leadership position? 
Do you have previous experience of working on a commercial production nursery?
Do you have excellent pest and disease knowledge as well as a good understanding of plant protection applications?

Our client seeks an experienced chemical spray supervisor/crop inspector to join their team. The successful candidate will be familiar with identifying pests and diseases and then taking the appropriate action to manage the crops. Additional responsibilities will include monitoring and planning of chemical applications and carrying out spraying activities.

Key points
•Identify and planning crop protection programmes
•Identifying pest and disease and taking appropriate action
•Working within a team as well as directing others
•Taking accountability of ensuring company health and safety policies are adhered to

Must haves 
•Previous experience crop protection of different crops in a commercial environment
•Excellent knowledge of pest and disease identification and applications  
•Able to work on own initiative as well as directing others
•A full clean driving licence 

A Horticultural qualification and relevant industry experience is required. Other highly desirable qualifications include PA1 and PA6. 

A full UK driving licence will be required, with access to your own vehicle. 

Thank you for the interest you have shown in this vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one. Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application will have been unsuccessful

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