Hancock Agriculture, a world-class agribusiness, incorporates S. Kidman & Co. Pty Ltd and Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd Services.
We have a long history in Agriculture. With over 30 properties across Australia, spanning 10 million hectares, we are one of the country’s largest producers of beef with a herd of over 320,000 head. Hancock Agriculture provides you a career in an exceptional organisation you can be proud of, whose culture includes, “happy healthy cattle are the best cattle”. Using practical technology, we are leaders in responsible safety.
Until Position Filled
We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic Farm Hand for an irrigated farming operation in the Kimberley region of Western Australia. The position is offered on a full-time basis, for commencement immediately.
Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Farm Supervisor, your key duties will include (but not be limited to) the following:
Operation and maintenance of various farm machinery, vehicles, tools and equipment;
Hay baling and silage production from irrigated crops;
Carrying out general property maintenance and repairs;
Adherence to safe operating procedures.
To be successful, you will be able to demonstrate:
Competent operation of various farm machinery/equipment and it’s servicing & maintenance;
Basic mechanical, welding and fencing knowledge;
A strong work ethic and commitment to working safely;
Ability to record information and communicate effectively in the workplace;
Ability to work well independently and in a small team;
Hold a current Class C driver’s licence (truck licence an advantage) and various other machinery operator accreditations or experience;
A genuine passion for farming, the beef industry, mosaic agriculture, and working in a regional rural location.
Certainty of remuneration commensurate with experience;
Training, career development and advancement opportunities in our widespread organisation;
Friendly, supportive team and a thriving homestead complex full of interesting people to talk to.
To apply for this exciting job opportunity and work with a progressive, industry leading Agribusiness, please apply via the SEEK portal or email your current resume and at least two references to email@example.com quoting reference RFTTE-LIV-FH-2023
Please note: You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for positions with Hancock Agriculture or S. Kidman & Co.
REF | HANCOCK | 20220831 | CL 20221201 | RP 20230212