This family farming business is looking for a full-time general farm hand, up until seeding, who will then operate the airseeder. They are looking for someone to join their team immediately.
The business is keen to welcome an enthusiastic and proactive individual that can help further their agricultural development. They provide an exciting and progressive work environment, utilising modern equipment and technology. The role on offer will provide a wide range of experiences for the successful candidate.
The business runs a 3400 ha mixed farming enterprise.
They crop approx 2400 ha of wheat, barley, oats and lupins.
Run a White Suffolk and Ultrawhite stud and have approx 2500 commercial merinos and Ultrawhites.
Details of interest
General farm hand work will include managing a: Merlo telehandler, Freightliner Prime Mover, Ford Loui truck, Nissan Patrol Ute, Marshal spreader.
Duties will include – fencing, spreading, all sheep husbandry activities, machinery maintenance and servicing.
Seeding work will occur throughout April-June. Machinery includes a Case Quadtrac 600, JD 1830 airdrill, Simplicity airseeder, a Case 4430 SP boom and Norrish 5-in-1.
Skills you need
- Ideally non-smoker, no drugs.
- Proactive, show initiative and be able to work as a team and individually.
- Must be honest and respect our property and vehicles.
- Ideally experienced with MC truck licence.
- Looking for a full-time employee
What are your Rewards?
Wage will be dependent on experience. Approx $30-$45/hr, super and workers comp.
Accommodation and work ute provided.
Accommodation is a 3×1 fibro house. Includes a modern outdoor area and garage.
Meals supplied during seeding.
What can life after work look like
Many sporting clubs and social activities are available in the local community, including football, cricket, hockey, tennis, golf, netball and bowls.
Kukerin has a community hub/hotel, the Kukerin General Store and Kukerin Rural Services.
Location: Kukerin , Western Australia
Start Date: Immediate Start
Job: Genera Farmhand/ Airseeder operator
Driver’s license: Essential
Fluent English required.