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Farm Hand

Keith, SA

  • Location, Keith SA
  • Family-owned mixed farming enterprise
  • Permanent full-time role
  • $65K+ p.a.

Full Time

Salary

TBA


Full Description

  • Location, Keith SA
  • Family-owned mixed farming enterprise
  • Permanent full-time role
  • $65K+ p.a.

 

About the Company

Our client is seeking an experienced Farm Hand. Reporting to the Director you will be responsible for the daily farm operations on a property spanning over 2,000 hectares running 150 cattle, 6,500 ewes, a feedlot, dryland cereals and irrigated lucerne.

 

About the role

Assist with the day-to-day activities of running this mixed farming enterprise including all tasks associated with the cropping and livestock enterprises and general farm maintenance, under the guidance of the Director.

 

Responsibilities

  • Livestock work with both sheep and cattle
  • Day to day activities of the mixed farming properties
  • The efficient and safe operation of large agricultural machinery
  • Boom spray operation – on farm
  • Keeping accurate and detailed records of daily tasks

Requirements

Education / Experience / Skills

  • A heavy vehicle licence would be an advantage
  • AgSafe or ChemCert accreditation is required or the willingness to obtain
  • Sound knowledge of pasture management and broad acre cropping systems would be highly regarded
  • Experience operating farm machinery
  • Sheep and cattle husbandry skills
  • Mechanical aptitude, the ability to make minor repairs and use both Oxy and Arc welding equipment
  • Sound knowledge of the operation and maintenance of the various equipment associated with boom spray equipment

Application

Agribusiness Recruitment Pty Ltd thanks all applicants. However, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

For confidential enquiries call Nick, Andrew, Peter or Cameron on 08 8373 1122 and Email your resume in Word format to apply@agrecruit.com.au
 quoting J3097 or apply via www.agrecruit.com.au



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