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General Farm Hand - Machinery OperatorRed Dog Recruitment
General Farm Hand - Machinery Operator is now available on a family owned and managed mixed farming operation located near Roma, QLD. Our client is a family owned and managed enterprise featuring dryland cropping, together with cattle breeding located near Roma, Western Queensland. A position has become available for a General Farm Hand - Machinery Operator to assist the owner in this professional farming operation.
The position ideally suits someone with earthmoving experience and good farming knowledge; able to set-up, operate and maintain large late model machines whilst competently performing all broadacre operations un-supervised. Position Benefits: - Great location near major service centre - schools P-12, hospital with visiting specialists, flights to Brisbane, largest livestock selling centre in Australia with weekly sales and 4WD opportunities - Competitive remuneration reflecting skills and experiences - Extremely good quality single accommodation on farm - Late model John Deere machinery Position Requirements: - Demonstrated current experience in all aspects of broadacre crop production - Livestock experience and/or willingness to learn - Ability to show initiative - Highly developed communication and organisation skills - MC truck licence preferred - Sound mechanical knowledge and own tools preferred The day to day role will include, but not limited to: - Operation of late model John Deere machinery including dozer, tractors, headers, spray rig and Kenworth truck with bulk grain tippers - Operation of earthmoving equipment including dozer - Servicing and maintenance of farm plant and equipment - All aspects of cattle husbandry - Perform maintenance and repair of fencing and water systems - Report directly to owner Please note only applicants with listed requirements will be considered. If you are interested in this position simply click the "Apply Now" to forward a current CV or call 0448 833 556 or email jobsreddogrecruitment.