Agricultural Machinery Drivers
Job holders in this unit group operate and drive tractors, combine harvesters or other farm vehicles to clear and cultivate land and to sow and harvest plants and crops.
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New workers start around £22203. Normal pay is £32591 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £53339.
Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.
- Services and maintains equipment and carries out any minor repairs.
- Drives and operates machinery to plough, fertilise, plant, cultivate or harvest crops.
- Adjusts depth, speed and height of attached implement according to requirements.
- Attaches plough, cultivator, distributor, mower, baler or other implement to tractor.
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