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Senior Farm HandHAYS
Hays Australia REM Senior Farm Hand job in Western Downs. Maintain and maximise the ongoing success of agribusiness. Your new company Your new company is a family owned and operated primary producer, with multiple properties across the Western Downs.
As they continue to expand their interests, they are looking to employ a Senior Farm Hand to join their close-knit and hardworking team. Your new role Your new role will see you working predominately on the cropping side of the business, however applicants experienced with livestock will also be required to work with their 7000 head cattle operation. This is a hands-on position that will see you working closely with the farm manager and other full time and contract staff.
As a senior farm hand, you will at times be required to supervise staff and liaise with external contractors (i.e. agronomists).
Daily duties include but are not limited to spraying, ploughing, planting, property development & maintenance and other general farm duties as required. What you'll need to succeed The successful candidate will be an experienced farm hand with a history of working on broad acre operations. You will have demonstrated experience operating late model John Deere equipment (harvesters, tractors, track tractors) and be comfortable using Starfire GPS technology and be confident calibrating Gyral and Horch air seeders.
The successful candidate will also have demonstrated experience in farm development and will be capable of operating multiple pieces of earthmoving equipment, such as graders, dozers, excavators and loaders. You will be well versed in OHS procedures, be mechanically minded and possess basic welding ability. The ability to work long hours and weekends, especially during harvest season (for which you will be compensated) is a must.
What you'll get in return A competitive salary, accommodation (3 bedrooms fully air-conditioned house), and a dual cab Landcruiser Ute is on offer to the successful candidate. You will have the opportunity to work with a highly respected and forward-thinking family business. What you need to do now If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ or if you are looking for further information, please contact Emily Haber at Hays on (07)3817 1900 or email emily.
LHS 297508 2512253 Hays Australia REM.