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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.

Cropping Manager, Lake King/Newdegate, WA (REF: 154346)

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Due to expanding their enterprise, our client is looking for a Cropping Manager to join their 22 000Ha operation. This is an excellent opportunity, working closely with the Farm Operations Manager/ Owner.  You will be hand-on, have experience leading a team, be a team player and have a true passion for farming. An attractive salary package and a genuine opportunity to progress your professional career within the Agricultural industry.

Good Things To Know:

  • Family owned and operated
  • Opportunity to be involved and play a key role within the successful farming enterprise
  • Professional development 
  • Modern, forward thinking enterprise

About The Role:

  • Machinery operation during seasonal peak periods, seeding & harvest and spraying
  • Work in close collaboration with the Operations Manager to develop and implement fertisliser and spray programs for both crops and pastures
  • Monitor paddock conditions and report on issues such as crop disease, control of pest/ weeds, soil and pasture improvement, plus record keeping
  • Assist management in paddock rotation, development of appropriate methods to ensure maximum crop and pasture production
  • Training, development and overseeing of casual staff during peak periods

About You:

  • Strong farming background, ideally with a mixed farming operation
  • Experienced spray operator, with ChemCert certification preferred but not essential
  • Current drivers licence. Forklift licence and MC truck licence preferred, but not essential
  • Ability to effectively communicate and work in collaboration with management and farm Agronomist
  • You are a grounded individual with an open mind and willingness to learn
  • Adaptable and flexible in your approach
  • A desire to engage and be involved within the local community is an important aspect of this role
  • Strong agronomy experience would be highly advantageous
  • A great work ethic and a desire to want to get the job done

What's On Offer:

  • Salary: $90k - $110k depending on experience
  • KPI's, with an opportunity to earn a Productivity Bonus
  • Accommodation: 4x2 house
  • Work vehicle
  • Meat
  • Flexible with time off during quiet periods, but longer hours during seeding and harvest

ALL ENQUIRIES WELCOME - CALL ASHLEIGH FOR A CONFIDENTIAL CHAT ON 08 9477 6600 or email jobs@ruralenterprises.com.au


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Cropping Manager, Lake King/Newdegate, WA (REF: 154346)
WA - Other ~ WA
Job Group:
Agriculture & Primary Industry
Job Classification:
Cropping Overseer