Agriculture Placements in the UK
Furthermore, working abroad demonstrates you can cope with the stresses and challenges associated with moving to, and working in, a foreign country. This shows a resilient, self-starting attitude, and demonstrates that you’re willing to move outside of your comfort zone. These are qualities employers look for in potential employees.
Job specification: Assist and support with the day to day duties on the farm, ensuring that the stock produced is of the highest standards and meets the required specification in terms of welfare, weight, quality and cost efficiency.
This placement involves physical activity, however, practical skills are also required along with an awareness of Health and Safety. You will also be required to assist with maintenance work on the farm.
In a rapidly changing environment, you must be ready to work hard, take on new challenges and turn your ideas into reality. Analytical, hands-on qualities with positive and resilient characteristics are essential.
With support from directors, managers and colleagues you will be expected to gain a quick understanding of the business environment and add value to the organisation. You will be actively encouraged to push boundaries and inspire new ideas and visions for the future.