This small, family managed farming business, is located near Beaumont, north-east of Esperance.
The business is looking for a seeder driver for seeding.
Over 3,800 hectares is farmed at this Beaumont property, with 3,000 hectares growing wheat, barley and canola.
Sheep are also managed on the farm, though won’t be part of the seeder driver role.
Details of interest around the Farm
Beaumont is located north-east of Esperance town, know for its beaches and national parks.
There are many national parks, beaches and other areas of interest to explore in the region.
Main job description for the General Farm hand
Starting around April and running until June, the seeder driver will operate a Case 2020 STX550, with a Morris Air Cart 2022 and a DBS 60ft Airseeder Bar.
Skills you need
The right attitude and fit for the businesses work culture is essential.
- Candidates must have
- Workshop and general farm skills essential.
- Drivers license and own vehicle.
- Must have a safe, willing attitude.
- Be reliable, honest, motivated, positive, trustworthy and a team player.
- Take pride in your work and enjoy working in agriculture.
- Must be able to work safely, alone and as part of a team.
- Good communication skills and able to speak and understand English.
What are your Rewards
The seeder driver role will attract an hourly wage on a casual contract.
A vehicle for work purposes will be supplied to the successful candidate.
Meals will not be supplied as part of the package so you will need to cater for yourself during the season.
Self-contained transportable accommodation is supplied. The accommodation is air-conditioned and located on the farming property.
What can life after work look like
The property is only an hour from beautiful Esperance town and the coastline.
Esperance is heaven for sea, sun and adventure lovers. Fishing, diving, sailing, surfing and sandboarding are just some of the activities you can immerse yourself in. With over 500kms of coastline available, you’re sure to discover your own little paradise.
Even closer than Esperance is the township of Condingup, half an hour away, which has a much-loved tavern and small shop.
This is a lovely part of Western Australia to spend time in during summer and a great place to explore after harvest has been completed.
Location: Western Australia
Start Date: April 2024
Job: Seeder Driver
Wages: Varies depending on role and experience
Hours: Full-time casual
Accommodation: Available on farm
Manual Drivers licence: Essential, own car essential
Fluent English required