Senior Farm Hand

Red Dog Recruitment

Flexible and supportive workplace - 21 days on 10 days off roster.

Flexible and supportive workplace - 21 days on 10 days off roster

Terrific career opportunity for a Senior Farm Hand to join a well-resourced cropping and livestock enterprise currently undertaking a major irrigation development located north-west of Warren, NSW. This role offers variety in the workplace, although predominantly involves operating modern farm machinery with GPS guidance systems and some cattle husbandry. 

Position Benefits:


-   Attractive hourly rate reflecting experiences and qualifications + work vehicle 
-   Flexible workplace - 21 days on 10 days off roster
-   Training provided as required
-   Quality house or single air conditioned accommodation 
-   Utilisation of the latest John Deere machinery and GPS equipment 

Position Requirements:

-   Experience operating and maintaining modern farming machinery preferred
-   Demonstrated current experience in all aspects of irrigated and/or dryland crop production preferred 
-   Livestock handling and animal husbandry skills preferred 
-   Strong workshop skills ideally with the ability to weld preferred
-   Adhere to safe work practices and procedures 
-   Highly developed communication and organisational skills
-   Ability to show initiative to improve operations
-   Ability to work effectively both in team environment and autonomously

The day to day role will include, but not limited to:

-   Operation of John Deere machinery with GPs guidance systems for all aspects of irrigated/dryland crop production 
-   Assist with management and maintenance of furrow and lateral move irrigation systems
-   All cattle handling and husbandry
-   Servicing and maintenance of farm machinery, plant and equipment
-   General property maintenance and repairs
-   Work collaboratively with Farm Manager

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