We are currently seeking a young and enthusiastic Farm Hand for our client's sheep and cattle property near Boorowa in New South Wales. The property consists of 5,000 ewes, as well as 1,000 breeding cattle and fodder cropping.
$60,000 - $65,000 – Depending on Experience + Benefits
Until Position Filled
Previous experience working with sheep and cattle
Possess good working dogs
A good work ethic and strong initiative
Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:
This position involves operating John Deere tractors equipped with Trimble GPS, air seeders, and a tow behind sprayer.
In addition, you will be involved in all aspects of yard work and animal husbandry, so having excellent working dogs is essential in this role.
Furthermore your duties will also include fencing, repairing and maintaining farm machinery and equipment, therefore welding experience and mechanical aptitude would be advantageous.
In order to be successful in this position, you should have previous experience working with both sheep and cattle, be fit and able with a strong work ethic.
Previous fodder cropping experience is highly desirable, but not essential provided that you are capable of operating some machinery.
If you are interested in this position please call Ceri on 07 4637 6916. Applicants should present with a current resume, contactable work related references and be available for a telephone interview.
Please note that this is a permanent position and not available to Working Holiday Visa Holders.
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