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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, Mullewa, WA (REF 153271)

Our client is seeking an experienced General Farm Hand to work alongside him and his permanent team.  This is a mixed farming property (approximately 10,000ha) with the cropping program consisting of around 4,700ha and 7,000 sheep/ 50 cattle.

As an experienced Farm Hand, you will be:

  • Primarily responsible for operating different machinery including header, boom spray, seeder and truck
  • Required to be able to help maintain major farm machinery to a high standard
  • Fast paced, mechanically minded and an optimistic problem solver
  • Working alongside the farm owners and another full-time staff member, plus casuals during seeding and harvest
  • A self-starter with a strong knowledge of agricultural diesel engines
  • Non-smoking preferred

Skills/ Experience required:

  • A consistent background/ experience within a broadacre farming environment
  • Possess 2 years broadacre machinery operation skills, including boomspray, headers and seeding equipment
  • Strong mechanical aptitude with agricultural diesel engines
  • MC licence preferred, otherwise HR licence
  • General maintenance and fencing
  • Good computer skills and knowledge of latest software as they apply in the farming industry
  • Excellent knowledge of Autosteer/GPS data collection
  • Must be able to use your initiative, work unsupervised enthusiastically
  • Excellent communication skills, positive attitude and a team player
  • Must have mathematical aptitude
  • Happy to work with livestock (sheep/cows) when required

Salary/ package details:

  • Attractive salary package is on offer of $70,000 - 100,000 per annum dependent on experience
  • Vehicle available for work purposes
  • Working hours (5.5 days per week; 10 hour days), increasing during busy periods (7 days per week, 12 hour days, unless it rains!)
  • On-farm 3 bedroom and sleep out x1 bathroom recently renovated, Double Brick/Tile air conditioned home

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Title:
General Farm Hand, Mullewa, WA (REF 153271)
Country:
Australia
Location:
WA - Other ~ WA
Job Group:
Agriculture & Primary Industry
Job Classification:
General Farm Hand