This hourly rate is just a guide. All pay negotiations should be conducted between the worker and employer directly.Start date: 20/09/2018
ABOUT THE ROLE: Kiewa Park PTY LTD is a family owned mixed farming enterprise based around Goolgowi NSW consisting of a 9400ha winter cropping program with an additional merino program. Our expanding family business is seeking a full time farm hand position, with the flexibility to move into an Assistant Managers role. Applicant must be able to work in a team environment and must have experience. Immediate start. JOB TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: - Operating modern seeding equipment - Harvesting - HC/MC work carting grain and fertilizer - Spraying - Fertilizer spreading - General stock movement - Involved in assisting shearing contractors - Grain outloading - General farm maintenance - Equipment maintenance - General machinery maintenance SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE: - Experience in all aspects of cropping (sowing, spraying, harvesting) - Mechanically minded and able to service, repair and maintain plant and machinery - Basic understanding of stock husbandry - Show initiative and be able to work both as part of a team and unsupervised - Trustworthy - HC/MC licenses and advantage - Higher school education and tertiary education and advantage JOB BENEFITS AND PERKS: - farm house provided (power, water included) - work vehicle - dinner provided during harvesting - bonus structure provided based on personal performance and overall farm performance - salary will be negotiated with successful applicant.