Farmhand

Workfront People Solutions

Griffith location

Farm Hand
  
We are currently seeking a Farm hand for poultry farm located in Griffith. Position will commence ASAP, hours of operation will be determine on work load, flexibility to work weekends when rostered is essential.
  
Duties included but not limited to:
  • Working in controlled environment shedding to assist with general labouring and livestock handling associated with housing and rearing baby chicks to fledge chickens.
  
Essential requirements to be successful in this role:
  • Be able to perform repetitive bending and lifting
  • Be able to be standing on your feet for the majority of your shift
  • Have strong safety focus and quarantine awareness, making sure environmental and quarantine standards are strictly adhered to
  • Must possess tolerance to all aspects of the livestock industry
  • Prior farming experience would be highly regarded but not essential
  • Have current drivers licence and reliable transport with the ability to drive a manual vehicle
  • Good communication skills with the ability to understand and speak English
  • Tractor driving experience
  • Be able to use a variety of hand tools
  
Note: Strict quarantine regulations also apply - You MUST NOT have any contact with birds or pigs outside of work. Applicants must adhere to these strict requirements which includes showering on prior to commencing work.
  
If you feel you meet the above requirements and are interested in applying for this position please forward a copy of your resume to: Christine Priest, Workfront, christine.priest@summit-et.com.au.