ThomasAg is mixed farming operation including sheep, wool and lambs, along with feedlot finishing, cattle and cropping. The property is located in the Forbes, Gooloogong, Eugowra area in Central West NSW.
Negotiable depending on experience
Until position filled
We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic Farm Hand to join us in our mixed farming operation.
We're offering a secure position with the opportunity to work as part of a team and independently.
If you're looking for a lifestyle, not just a job, and have experience working with livestock you've come to the right pace!
Key Tasks, Duties & Responsibilities:
Mustering (using bikes and quads) and handling sheep and cattle for routine management practices using state of the art sheep handlers
Maintaining high animal welfare standards
Keep production records to support production systems
Operation and maintenance of farm machinery, trucks, tractors and bikes
General property maintenance and repairs – water, welding and fencing
Bikes/quads experience an advantage.
The successful applicant must have proven stock sense
A keen interest in livestock sheep and cattle handling
Horses and dogs would be an advantage but not essential (Note: We don’t use horses often for mustering, its more a hobby).
Current driver's license essential
Truck, chemical handling, wool classing, forklift would be advantage
Must be honest, reliable and happy to take instruction
Take responsibility for tasks that require you to work independently or within a team
Accommodation can be provided for individuals or small family
Utility vehicle for farm use only
An attractive salary package based on skill & experience
Applicants must possess a positive attitude, strong work ethic, be physically fit, honest, reliable, and willing to learn new skills.
Please forward a cover letter addressing the duties and skills you bring with your resume including two references to Emma at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note that this is a permanent position and not available to Working Holiday Visa Holders.
Reg Thomas Ag | 20230310