Farm Hand - Grain and Livestock

Red Dog Recruitment

Experienced Farm Hand required for dry land/irrigated cropping, together with cattle fattening located near Theodore, QLD.

Producers of tasty beef and quality grain, our client is located on the Dawson River near Theodore, QLD. This family owned and managed enterprise features dryland / irrigated cropping, together with backgrounding, feed lotting and custom feeding. This professional farming operation is currently undertaking property irrigation infrastructure development and requires an experienced Farm Hand to join their team. The position ideally suits someone with good farming knowledge; able operate and maintain large modern farming machines whilst competently performing all broadacre operations unsupervised. This is a terrific opportunity for someone who enjoys a variety of work including broad acre farming, hay production and working with cattle. The successful candidate must be a team player, have a great attitude, be energetic and driven. 

Position Benefits:

-   Remuneration reflecting skills and experiences 
-   New single donga style accommodation 
-   Well maintained farming machinery with modern technology 

Position Requirements:

-   Demonstrated current experience in all aspects of broadacre crop production
-   Cattle husbandry experience and/or willingness to learn
-   Ability to show initiative and work autonomously 
-   Experience with property development and maintenance including water and fencing infrastructure 
-   Sound workshop skills including mechanical knowledge and welding ability
-   Proven longevity of employment
-   Chemical Certificate and/or willingness to gain
-   Highly developed communication and organisation skills

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

-   Operation of modern farm machinery for grain production
-   Servicing and maintenance of farm plant and equipment
-   All aspects of cattle husbandry including mustering on motor bikes
-   Processing and mixing feed rations for cattle
-   All aspects of hay production
-   Maintenance of centre pivot irrigation systems
-   Perform maintenance and repair of fencing and water systems
-   General farm duties as required 
-   Report directly to owner

Please note only applicants with listed requirements will be considered.

GrainIf you are interested in this position simply click the "Apply Now" to forward a current CV or call 0448 833 556 or email