JPT Team – The Professional Agricultural Recruiters

James Trett Managing Director JP Trett Agricultural Rcecruitment

Managing Director

James Trett is the Managing Director and Principal Shareholder of JP Trett Ltd. Raised in East Anglia and born into a well-known farming family, he stems from many generations involved within Agriculture and Rural business. He adopts a level of zero tolerance and 100% professionalism into work and life to ensure he accomplishes his goals.

Divisional Manager (Machinery)

Brought up on a Norfolk farm, and with 20+ years’ professional experience in the agricultural machinery sector, James has helped cement JP Trett’s strong position as the recruitment partner of choice for many prestigious names within the machinery manufacturer and dealership sector, both in the UK and overseas.

Divisional Manager (Grain Feed & Seed)

A well-known and respected professional in the Grain Feed and Seed sector with many years’ experience and a comprehensive wealth of contacts – Phil seems to know everyone!

Operations Manager (also Equine & Veterinary specialist)

An experienced Equine Specialist with a background of Equine rescue and rehabilitation having worked for World Horse Welfare for 9 years and run a BHS approved livery yard in Hertfordshire.


Living on a large livestock unit in Norfolk I have first hand experience of all the latest news, intelligence and pressures facing the industry in this modern era of Agriculture. I regularly attend events and shows to include UK Dairy Day, Fruitlogistica, Eurotier, Pig and Poultry, Ag Careers Live, Farmers Weekly awards and other specific events in the Fresh Produce and Livestock.

Marketing Manager

A marketing specialist with a history of successful recruitment Linda joins the team to ensure JP Trett is focussed within the industry specific sectors to deliver the right service to the right audience.


Experienced Career Consultant with a demonstrated history of working in the staffing and recruiting industry. Skilled in Permanent Placement, Sales, Executive Search, Graduate Recruitment, and RPO. Partner was raised on a farm and Karen lives in the rural community with an eye and passion for detail and process practices in recruitment.
Josh Joachim JP Trett

Student Ambassador and Arable Specialist

Josh is currently in his final year at Harper Adams Agricultural University and is our student on the ground, sharing his experiences, news and views on the latest innovation, technology and developments in Agriculture. A wealth of experience already within the sector and a keen desire to join the fully fledged and successful team at JP Trett when he graduates this year.