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Farm HandEmployment Group Pty Ltd
Farm Hand Casual work About the role: An excellent career opportunity has just come about within our breeder farm in the Sydneys southwest region, to be part of the general maintenance of the farm and welfare of the ducks. We are a small and friendly team looking for a reliable person who enjoys working outdoors and has experience working on farms to take on this role as casual Farm Hand. This is a Casual position and you will be required to be available to work weekends when needed.
Roster: The team work Monday- Friday 6.30am to 2.30pm and Saturday and Sundays 6.
30am to 10.30am approx. You will be rostered as and when needed during these times Daily duties include: Feeding ducks Collecting, cleaning & grading eggs Cleaning sheds and site Constantly maintain communication with team Ensure birds welfare is maintained Ensure the hygiene procedures are being maintained as per training and compliance with HACCP programs Participate and follow rules and procedures Pepe's Ducks WHS safety system Maintain reporting system for recording all facets Reporting to the Farm Manager Skills & Experience Required: Basic farming experience Physically fit and energetic ( Must ) Ability to work in a hot and dusty environment Ability to work outdoors in a cold environment Confidently work alone and in team and can follow instructions Have good attention to deal and are proactive Has Husbandry skills and comfortable working with birds.
Good understanding of animal welfare Ability to use and maintain farming equipment Knowledge of preventative maintenance and repairs ( Desired ) The role will be 3-4 days per week including one day over the weekend. The weekend work will alternate between Saturday and Sunday so everyone gets a share of the penalty rates for working on Sunday.