Machine Operator - Irrigated and Dryland Farming

Red Dog Recruitment

Machinery Operator is now available on a family owned and managed cropping enterprise located near Deniliquin, NSW.

Our client is a family owned and managed expanding aggregation featuring dry land/irrigated cropping together with developing almond orchard located in the Riverina and North West Slopes, New South Wales. An opportunity has become available based on their cotton and grain enterprise at Deniliquin for a Machinery Operator to join their professional team in this diverse and progressive enterprise utilising no till and controlled traffic farming systems. This position ideally suits someone with good farming knowledge; able to set-up, operate and maintain large late model machines whilst competently performing all broadacre and irrigation operations un-supervised. The successful candidate must have calm and positive attitude together with a passion for agriculture.
 
Position Benefits: 
  
-   Above award remuneration package reflecting successful applicant's skills and experiences 
-   Respectful and cohesive team environment 
-   Late model John Deere machinery 
-   Single accommodation provided on farm 

Position Requirements: 
 
-   Demonstrated current experience in irrigated and/or dryland crop production
-   Ability to operate modern farming machinery competently 
-   Strong mechanical knowledge and skills 
-   Experience with chemical and fertiliser applications
-   GPS guidance experience
-   Ability to work effectively in team
-   Passionate and enthusiastic about agricultural industry 
-   Highly developed organisation skills with ability to show initiative
-   Current vehicle licence 
  
The day to day role will include, but not limited to: 
 
-   Operation of modern farming machinery for all aspects of irrigated crop production including GPS tractors, machinery and spray rigs
-   Servicing and maintenance of farm plant and machinery 
-   Maintenance and infrastructure development of irrigation systems 
-   Work collaboratively within team
-   Ability to adhere to Work Health and Safety guidelines
-   General farm duties as required 
-   Report directly to Farm Manager


If you are interested in this position simply click the "Apply Now" to forward a current resume or please call 0448 833 556 or email jobs@reddogrecruitment.com