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Rural Enterprises Australia specialises in rural recruitment, in other words finding and filling farming jobs in Australia such as seeding and harvest positions, station work, dairy farming, farm mechanics and agri business. We have been providing rural employment services for more than 60 years over which time we have developed strong relationships with many farmers and seasonal farm workers.

General Farm Hand, Lake King, WA (REF 152052)

General Farm Hand required in Lake King, Western Australia. This is a permanent role so if you are looking for a step up in your career, this is a great stepping stone. To be considered you must have a solid farming background.

Located on 3,800 ha cropping property, you will be the main spraying operator and header operator working alongside the owner as well as 2-3 casuals during the busy seeding and harvest periods.

This position is available to commence now.

Essential skills:

  • Spraying experience, ideally with chem cert;
  • Extensive header experience;
  • Welding and ability to repair and modify equipment;
  • Ideally a strong workshop aptitude (be able to do maintenance, servicing, calibrating, welding, repairs and modifications).
  • Machinery is well looked after so these skills are essential.
  • You'll have the ability to work unsupervised and capability to run the operation down the track when the Owner is away. A great chance to take that step up!

Desirable skills:

  • HC truck licence (farmer will upgrade to MC if you desire)
  • If you have extensive header experience (or MC licence) with less spraying experience, this will also be considered.

Hours of work:

  • Generally 5 days a week and up to 7 days per week during the busy seasonal periods.

In summary:

  • Machinery is excellent, modern and well maintained with GPS/auto steer.
  • This is a very relaxed working environment and would suit those looking for a work/family life balance;
  • Accommodation is available on farm and can suit singles, couples and families (2x1 cottage, however a larger 4x2 home will be available in the coming months)
  • Attractive salary on offer is commensurate with skills;
  • Meals provided during seeding and harvest;
  • Work vehicle provided;
  • Plenty of flexibility on offer with this role!

YOU CAN ALSO REFER A FRIEND!  Find out more info here:  https://www.ruralenterprises.com.au/employee/referral-scheme

ALL ENQUIRIES WELCOME - CALL JADE OR REBECCA FOR A CONFIDENTIAL CHAT ON 9477 6600 or email jobs@ruralenterprises.com.au.

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General Farm Hand, Lake King, WA (REF 152052)
WA - Other ~ WA
Job Group:
Agriculture & Primary Industry
Job Classification:
General Farm Hand