A family-owned business that specialises in forage harvesting across the US is seeking applications for its 2020 harvest team.

Robinson Farms has announced it has seven vacancies on its team and is looking for skilled machinery operators to fill them.

The company outlined that the successful applicants to the team could be expected to work seven days a week with shifts ranging from 12 to 14-hour days.

It added: "We pay for housing and have company vehicles." It also outlined: "This is a smoke-free company."

The vacancies include:

  • Running a JCB Fastrac 8330 with triple-mowers or a four-rotor rake from March to the end of June;
  • Pulling a silage wagon from July to November;
  • Running a JCB Fastrac pulling a silage wagon from the end of June to November;
  • Packing with a John Deere 9570R from March to November and, also, from July to November.

The group stressed that "packing experience" is essential.

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Interested applicants that have any questions can message the team via Facebook.

Robinson Farms has asked applicants to allow time for a reply, due to the amount of applications for these jobs.

Concluding, it stressed that applicants should not to call the company regarding an application's progress, as "this will not speed anything up".