Oyster Farm Operative Job at Whitstable Oyster Trading Company – in Whitstable
The role of Oyster Farm Operative involves assisting our established team with the day-to-day processes for oyster production.
Farm work involves manual handling of oyster bags for transport to the grading yard, using either tractors & trailers or one of the company’s boats
Grading yard work involves the use of various machines for washing, grading and weighing oysters
The role also includes general maintenance of the farm and associated areas when required.
No experience necessary, but you must be flexible enough to commit to early starts, as well as occasional weekend shifts as this work is very dependent on tides. This is a physical role, requiring good manual handling skills.
Full on-the-job training given
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent
Salary: From £9.50 per hour
- Flexible schedule
- On-site parking
This role is predominantly outdoors, but social distancing measures are adhered to by the team.
Shared spaces are frequently sanitised, and frequent handwashing is encouraged.
- forklift licence (preferred)
- Driving Licence (preferred)
Company: Whitstable Oyster Trading Company –
Company Location: Whitstable