1 x General Farmhand, 1 x Spray Operator, Mingenew, WA (REF 152308)
Position Title: 1 x General Farmhand, 1 x Spray Operator, Mingenew, WA (REF 152308)
Location: , Mingenew
Numbers Req'd: -
Listed Date: 08-Jun-2018
Expiry Date: 31-Jul-2018
Our client based in Mingenew, WA on a large property of 22,000ha (cropping 16,000ha), are now looking for 1 x General Farmhand & 1 x Spray Operator
As one of these farmhands you will assist in all aspects of plant production from planting grains through to harvest. You will be driven, mechanically minded, hard working, have excellent communication skills and the ability to work unsupervised and within a team.
Duties includes but not limited to deep-ripping, seeding, mouldboard ploughing, fertilizer spreading, pest & weed control and harvesting of grain. A large part of this role with involve spraying, so experience with large Agricultural machinery is essential, as you would be operating a new John Deere Self Propelled machine.
You will also be required to participate in the storage, grading and the dispatch of grains to the grain handlers, as well as the cartage of fertilizer from handlers to farm gate, so a truck licence or willingness to gain one is essential.
Other tasks include;
• maintain, adjust and ready equipment and vehicles used in planting, cultivating, harvesting, moving, processing, and storing plant and animal farm products
• keep paddock records during crop production for quality assurance and historical archives
• assist with monitoring and maintaining the health & condition of sheep, cattle and other livestock on the farm. This will include but is not limited to promoting pasture health and assisting in fodder production
• assist in the maintenance of farm buildings.
• erection & pull down of fences.
• clearing of laneways & fire breaks.
• maintenance of water supplies for stock.
• maintenance of soil health and of tree lines and ruminant vegetation areas
Suitable accommodation options are available for singles (plus meals) or families.
Great opportunity, so APPLY TODAY!!! https://ruralent.recruitonline.com.au/jobs/view/id/152308
Name: RURAL ENTERPRISES AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
Address: PO Box 84 , VASSE
State: Western Australia
Phone: 08 9477 6600