Fruitful arranges placements in all sectors of the fresh produce industry. The work is often seasonal in nature,. but we also have more long term roles as well. We place participants on a variety of fruit, vegetable and salad farms, the majority of this work is manual harvesting work.
Our clients vary greatly in size, and therefore the number of workers on site can very from only 2-3 workers right up to 300+ workers.
The work is physically demanding, but most of our participants have a very rewarding experience, enjoying the hard work (and the money they earn), whilst meeting and making new friends from different countries around the world.
Most of the placements are low skilled and can include the following type of work:
- Planting crops
- Picking crops (by hand)
- Packing of crops (soft fruit, vegetables, salad)
- Weeding, husbandry and pruning
- Erecting poly tunnels (structure and plastic)
- Irrigation work
- Emptying peat bags and clearing work
Although most are low skilled we also get skilled roles such as:
- Tractor drivers / Forklift Drivers
- Minibus and Coach drivers
- Field supervisors
- Row checkers
- Quality Controllers
- Dairy work
You can find jobs listed on our jobs pages (you can click on these to apply), or you can register your details with us and we can get in touch if something suitable becomes available.