Farmhands - Potato Harvest

Staff 360

Farm Machinery Operator positions on potato farms in NSW & VIC. Late model machinery, hourly wages and accommodation on farm.

  • Excellent Family farming operation
  • Close to town
  • Suitable for WHV 88 days
The Company
Our client is a family owned and operated agricultural business with farms in both NSW. Growing mainly potatoes, they currently seek  temporary farm machinery operators. 

Positions
  • 3 x Chaser Bin Operators - NSW ( 12th October)
  • 1 x Wind Rower/ Operator - NSW ( 12th October)
  • 1 x Tractor Driver/ Tillage + Harvest - VIC ( 21st September)
Role Description

Duties may include:
  • Operation of farm machinery eg. various modern tractors and cultivation equipment, windrower, harvester, chaser bins etc. 
  • Forklifts, front end loaders & telehandler operation.
  • General tillage duties.
  • Workshop maintenance and welding
  • Adherence to Company OH&S protocols and procedures
  • Understanding and application of precision Ag practices
  • Sound mechanical knowledge and comfort with technical farming systems
  • Sound use of GPS technology
Your skills & experience
  • Proven experience in similar farming operations.
  • Centre pivot irrigation experience an advantage.
  • Qualifications in agriculture highly regarded.
Requirements
  • Must be able to commit to the full Harvest season
  • Must be willing to work weekends
Benefits
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Onsite male & female  farm accommodation
  • Suitable for citizens, residents & WHV holders. 

Applications
Please apply by clicking on "Apply Now" and following the prompts to upload your resume.
Should you experience difficulties with the online application process, please email your application to niamh@Staff360.com.au or call Niamh on 07 3720 8504 for more information.

Staff 360
Staff 360 specialises in the provision of quality personnel sourced both locally and overseas. For more than 25 years, we have supported Australia's agricultural and agribusiness sectors by supplying skilled and experienced workers from production through to management.