TRACTOR/ MACHINE OPERATORS

KUNUNURRA, WA

National Feed Co.

National Feed Company operates a stockfeed manufacturing plant in Katherine to support the northern live export industry. This is supported by dryland farming in the NT and 1,000ha in the Ord near Kununurra. Our farming operations include maize, cavalcade hay, Rhodes and sorghum hay. 

Job Type: Full Time

  • Long term candidates preferred

  • Looking to fill 2 positions

  • Farming & Machine operation experience preferred 

 

Start Date: ASAP

 

Job Description: This role requires farm staff to work on a hay and grain growing farm in Kununurra, duties will include:

  • Baling, raking, insect and weed spraying, fertilizing, planting.

  • Hay stacking and truck loading using a telehandler.

  • Operating Massey Ferguson tractors and Self Propelled mowers.

  • Operating Krone rakes and Balers.

 

NOTE: Most of the machinery is near new, all air conditioned. 

 

Requirements:

  • Experience in farming and operating farm machinery (see above)

  • Long term candidate preferred

  • Current driver’s licence preferred 

Remuneration/ Benefits: 

  • Package starts at $25/hr to $35/hr, depending on experience

  • Accommodation provided with allowance/ separate rental agreement

  • Vehicle and tool allowance 

  • Working in the picturesque Ord Valley region of the East Kimberley

 

To apply for this role applicants should present with a current resume and at least two contactable work related references. Applicants without required experience will not be considered. 

For more information contact Frank Blokland on 0488 789 515 or apply directly below via email.

REF NF KUN | 20210520 | FILLED 20210620