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Rural Enterprises Australia specialises in rural recruitment, in other words finding and filling farming jobs in Australia such as seeding and
harvest positions, station work, dairy farming, farm mechanics and agri business.  
We have been providing rural employment services for
more than 68 years over which time we have developed strong relationships with many farmers and farm workers.

Featured Candidates (AUS)

Please find below a list of selected candidates available for work in AUSTRALIA in either a permanent or seasonal capacity. If you wish to find out more about their background, please contact us. NB: we do have other candidates available who have not been listed here.

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SEASONAL - UPDATED MONDAY, 20 MAY 2024 22:18

#3553028

  • Age: 33
  • Position: Cropping 2IC/Manager
  • Salary: $95 - $100 per Year

33yo Italian/South American man who will require sponsorship on a 482 VISA is seeking a Cropping 2IC or Cropping Management position in Western Australia. He is very experienced in crop production and broadacre machinery including 120ft Boomsprays, 60ft Seeders, John Deere & CASE Headers as well as Trimble & Greenstar GPS systems. He is results driven and committed to delivering exceptional results through strong work ethic, problem solving skills and a passion for sustainable agriculture practises. He is also very competent in machinery maintenance & repairs and has high welding capabilities & holds a current HR license. He is open to relocating to all locations in Western Australia however would prefer to be within close proximity to a bigger town for a bit more social and work/life balance. He will be relocating with his partner who is also Italian and will be available to start within 1 month’s notice.


#5666460

  • Age: 23
  • Position: General Farm Hand
  • Salary: $26 - $28 per Hour

23 Australian male, single nonsmoker, looking for a general farm hand role within 1.5 hour of Mt Barker WA. Has 4 years of experience operating farm machinery (chaser, spreader, JCB, loader), references confirm he is a good operator. Has a good mechanical aptitude and happy to assist in workshop. Looking for a general farm hand on a cropping farm or mixed working with sheep within 1.5 hours of Mt Barker, WA. Looking for Single accommodation on farm, meals provided and requires Sundays off. Available to commence within short notice at $26+ /hr.


#10765488

  • Age: 24
  • Position: Machine Operator
  • Salary: $30 - $30 per Hour

24, Canadian female, non smoker, located in NSW. Looking for seasonal role in NSW or QLD. Available early June and happy to commit to staying on for harvest. Happy to do machinery or livestock work. Grew up around farms and rancher all her life. In 2022 carried a full harvest as chaser bin with JD 9570R and Brandt grain cart. Operated various tractors including John Deere, CASE and Versatile and has some earthmoving experience. Basic mechanical abilities. Reference state she is a very capable operator and a great work ethic. Gets things done with a positive attitude.


#11270998

  • Age: 19
  • Position: Machine Operator
  • Salary: $30 - $30 per Hour

19 year old, non smoking male, recently based in Victoria. Is an experienced operator with approximately 2.5 years. His reference confirm that he is a good operator who is mechanically minded. He is an easy going individual who can follow instruction well. He is ideally looking for drive in drive out work from Swan Hill, Victoria, however is open to staying on farm when needed. He is available immediately and is looking for machine operator position.


#11713189

  • Age: 24
  • Position: General Farm Hand
  • Salary: $30 - $35 per Hour

25-year-old, fit and healthy, non smoking New Zealand farm hand looking for seasonal with the view to staying long term for the right role in Australia. He has experience in the following duties: Direct drilling, cultivation, machine operating, stock work, fencing and general farm maintenance. His references confirm he is a capable machine operator who would have no issues operating an air seeder. He is mechanically minded and able to undertake general servicing and preventative maintenance. He has mainly operated John Deere tractors and has vast experience operating telehandlers. He has a lot of cultivation experience due to having grown up on farms. Both references advised he is a very good worker with a strong work ethic. He is generally quiet by nature, however is a good team player and is trustworthy. He is currently based in New Zealand however is available immediately and can arrive within a short notice period..

PERMANENT - UPDATED MONDAY, 20 MAY 2024 22:18

#11677232

  • Age: 25
  • Position: Stockman/General Farm Hand

25yo, non smoking Australian male, seeking a cattle stockman position in the Bunbury to Peel region of WA. With over 5 years experience working on cattle farms/stations, including: Administering treatments and vaccinations, rotational grazing, seeding of hay pasture and crops, operating machinery for hay & silage work, maintaining fences, mustering, loading trucks, feeding out and sales coordination. He has completed Ag school, graduating with certificates in rural operations, agriculture, and auto-motive qualifications. Ideally, he is looking for a Senior Stockman, Assistant Manager or Cattle Overseer position and can commence within 2 weeks notice. He currently holds a HR license, will require couples accommodation and is a non-smoker.


#3551350

  • Age: 34
  • Position: General Farm Hand - Entry level

33 year old male. Born and partly raised in Sudan on his family farm until he was 11, came to Australia in 2015 to study. He secured an industry placement in the UK on a scholarship as an Agricultural Youth Ambassador. An Alumni from two universities where he studied both agriculture and Literature of Arts, gaining a Bachelor of Ag and Technology, he also studied business and Agriculture at Tafe. He grew up on a 300Ha mixed farm, cropping millet, sorghum, and beans, along with livestock of 300-400 cattle and 300-400 sheep. Since finishing his studies, he has gained strong experience in construction, and more recently soil sampling on farms. Machinery experience on tractors, bobcats, front end loaders, excavators, and rollers, along with bits and pieces of livestock work. In his words, "My greatest passion in this world is Agriculture". References state his reliability and work ethic. Looking for GFH role in Australia, requires single accommodation and can start immediately.


#3551412

  • Age: 77
  • Position: Station caretaker

Third generation farmer. HR licence. Is looking for a fulltime caretaker role in South Australia, New South Wales, Southern Western Australia, or Victoria. For the past four years he has been working on a large cattle station carrying out all tasks. Great background, he has owned his own cattle stations, operated dozers and very mechanically minded. One of the nicest and most genuine chaps you will come across. Available to commence with 2 weeks notice.


#3553028

  • Age: 33
  • Position: Cropping 2IC/Manager

33yo Italian/South American man who will require sponsorship on a 482 VISA is seeking a Cropping 2IC or Cropping Management position in Western Australia. He is very experienced in crop production and broadacre machinery including 120ft Boomsprays, 60ft Seeders, John Deere & CASE Headers as well as Trimble & Greenstar GPS systems. He is results driven and committed to delivering exceptional results through strong work ethic, problem solving skills and a passion for sustainable agriculture practises. He is also very competent in machinery maintenance & repairs and has high welding capabilities & holds a current HR license. He is open to relocating to all locations in Western Australia however would prefer to be within close proximity to a bigger town for a bit more social and work/life balance. He will be relocating with his partner who is also Italian and will be available to start within 1 month’s notice.


#3554207

  • Age: 33
  • Position: General Farm Hand

33, non smoking Belgian female, currently working under a 408 Covid Visa, looking for a permanent General Farm Hand/Stock Person position with the opportunity for sponsorship. With nearly 4 years experience in the Australian agricultural industry, she has experience in cattle & sheep husbandry, feedlot, yard work, mustering, and animal treatment as well as seeding, rock picking, spreading, fertilizing, bagging grains, data entry and harvest operations in broadacre cropping. She has operated a range of machinery including air seeders, tractors, spreaders, telehandlers, and chaser bins and is competent in pre-starts, servicing, and machinery maintenance. She holds a current HR, is requiring single accommodation and is available for an immediate start.


#3554389

  • Age: 66
  • Position: Stock Manager

66, non smoking Australian female, an experienced Stock Manager looking for her next position to assist in all livestock management aspects; including husbandry, treatments, feeding, mustering, and yard work. With over 10 years experience in stock work for a reputable sheep farming enterprise in the Northwest of Australia. Described as a very hard worker and a strong team player by her references, she is looking for a long term, permanent position to settle down in and is open to any location within Australia. She is looking for single accommodation, she will be bringing her 2 x working dogs and 1 x cat and is available to start within 1 months notice.


#3557826

  • Age: 32
  • Position: Senior Farm Hand

32yo Australian Senior Farm Hand looking for a new long-term position in the Esperance region. Highly experienced in machinery operations, mechanics, and workshop processes, he has been trained in John Deere repairs as well as a high level of welding aptitude. Confident with broadacre cropping processes, he has completed 10 x harvest seasons, 5 x seeding and 5 x spraying, operating up to 160ft Boom Spray. Ideally, he is looking for a new, senior position in cropping and workshop mechanics, he also holds a current unrestricted MC and is happy to utilize this where needed. His broadacre machinery experience includes: boom sprays, seeders, headers, excavators and tractors and he has basic livestock skills in sheep husbandry, crutching and drafting. He will be available to start after he has finished seeding with his current employer (May/June) and will be bringing his wife and 3 x kids, plus 1 x cat and 1 x dog. Non-smoker, fit and healthy and happy to negotiate the starting salary.


#3558199

  • Age: 57
  • Position: 2IC/Senior Farm Hand

57yo New Zealand man who has been living and working in Australia since 2020 carrying out cropping work, machinery operations and truck driving, is seeking a new position to start at the end of seeding 2024. He has over 30 years’ experience in farming, plus some time as a farm manager as well as a background growing up on a farming property in NZ. He has held his MC Licence for a few years, and has carted bulk, machines, and stock. Ideally he is looking for a senior position around the Kojonup to Abany region, in the cropping industry with a heavy focus on machinery operating, and is happy to help out in the workshop and assist with livestock if needed. He has operated broadacre machinery: seeders, headers, sprayers, tractors & chaser bins and is competent at maintaining, servicing, and repairing machinery. He is a non-smoker, requiring single accommodation with no pets.


#3560511

  • Age: 20
  • Position: Dairy or Cattle Farm Hand

20, non smoking Australian female. Has recent experience in a cattle livestock assistant role and is seeking a new and similar position in the South-West region of WA. She is confident in providing animal husbandry, treatments (including vaccinations), branding, feeding, yard work as well as keeping accurate records and data entry. She has also had exposure to crop farming, assisting in cultivation activities, planting, irrigation, and pest control, participated in soil testing, and has operated machinery such as: tractors, loaders & telehandlers. Ideally, she is looking for a stock person or general farm hand position with growth opportunities, in the Bunbury, Busselton or surrounding region. She has a manual car licence, her own transport and , is looking for couples accommodation and is available to start immediately.


#11639819

  • Position: Stock Person (Cattle)

46yo Australian experienced Stock Woman looking for a new, permanent position in Western Australia. Very adept in cattle & sheep processes including mustering, drafting, drenching, backlining, treatments and husbandry as well as yard management, feeding and fencing. She is also confident in operating machinery such as tractors, front end loaders, telehandlers and hay carts and has previously carried out machinery maintenance, pre-starts, and services. Ideally, she is looking for a cattle-based stock role, where she can utilize her previous skills and experience while continuing to grow within the Agriculture Industry. She will be relocating with her partner who is also a stockman, they will be bringing their 2 x dogs, 1 x cat and 2 x horses and will require couples’ accommodation. She is a non-smoker who holds a current HR driver’s licence and will be available to start within 1 months’ notice.


#3740683

  • Age: 48
  • Position: Farm Managers - Couple

48yr old non smoking Australian couple, with over 27 years experience in the industry, are seeking a Farm Management position in Western Australia. Successful cattle breeder, they have overseen various cattle and farming operations in recent years, taking on full responsibility for property management, implementing profitable farming techniques, ensuring animal welfare, and executing cropping programs. They currently manage a mixed cropping and stock property on 4200acres and are responsible for all day-to-day activities, including sowing and harvest various crops, with over 5000 sheep. their previous experience includes a strong background in cattle farming, with a particular interest in breeding and genetics, and have previously been accredited for AI, they have been involved with embryo transplants, and have also been an accredited auctions cattle assessor. This couple are ideally looking for a Farm Manager/Livestock Manager role located within 3 hours drive from Perth.


#5666460

  • Age: 23
  • Position: General Farm Hand

23 Australian male, single nonsmoker, looking for a general farm hand role within 1.5 hour of Mt Barker WA. Has 4 years of experience operating farm machinery (chaser, spreader, JCB, loader), references confirm he is a good operator. Has a good mechanical aptitude and happy to assist in workshop. Looking for a general farm hand on a cropping farm or mixed working with sheep within 1.5 hours of Mt Barker, WA. Looking for Single accommodation on farm, meals provided and requires Sundays off. Available to commence within short notice at $26+ /hr.


#6767668

  • Age: 35
  • Position: DAMA Sponsorship: General Farm hand

35, non-smoking German male, looking for a permanent, long-term position, located in DAMA sponsorship approved locations of Western Australia. Has completed 2 seasons on an air seeder and has completed the last 2 seasons on a Fendt 930 Vario with 30T chaser bin for harvest - receiving positive feedback. Understanding the hardships of sponsorship, he is willing to stay long term to obtain citizenship and settle down in Australia. Ideally, he is looking for a General Farm Hand position with machinery operations and is happy to help with all aspects, including livestock. He is confident operating header, seeder, chaser, and various tractors and would love the opportunity to learn spraying. He has an International (Australian) drivers licence, his own vehicle and is requiring single accommodation. Available to start after seeding and is happy to do a trial period before being offered permanent role.


#6979812

  • Position: General Farm Hand

Fantastic, young and experienced 26yo Australian man, is seeking a new permanent position in Western Australia to commence in August 2024. With 4 x seasons of harvest and 3 x seasons of seeding under his belt, he is ideally looking for a role that will allow him to continue in all aspects of machinery operation and cropping duties. He is mechanically minded with no issues servicing and repairing farm machinery, has strong welding skills and a passion for header operations. Described as a very competent operator with a fantastic work ethic, this candidate is a non-smoker, will be requiring couples accommodation and is currently applying for his HR license.


#8736376

  • Age: 49
  • Position: Manager or 2IC

49yo seeking a Farm Manager or 2IC position in the South-West, Great Southern & Esperance region. Highly experienced in broadacre cropping, farm management and machinery operating. He holds a current MC, ChemCert, and has a very good mechanical aptitude as well as various GPS/Autosteer experience. He will be available to start ASAP and is hoping to find a position that's close to a community that includes a high school for his daughter and wife (teacher). They will require accommodation and will be bringing 2 x dogs and 1 x cat.


#9252065

  • Age: 29
  • Position: General Farm Hand

29, non smoking Indian male. Highly skilled and seeking a permanent position that will combine his hands-on operating experience with his agronomy expertise. He has previously been employed in crop production, cultivation & harvesting roles and is experienced with spraying, soil testing, developing growth optimization and diagnosing disease & invasive crop issues. He is currently working under a temporary graduate subclass visa which is valid until late 2025 and thereafter will require sponsorship. He holds a current manual car licence and a Chemcert. He is ideally looking for a position that consists of agronomy and technical field work. He will require accommodation for him and his wife, open to locations within 4 hours of Perth and available for an immediate start.


#10122462

  • Age: 41
  • Position: Cropping Assistant

42 non smoking Pakastani man on a 489 (Skilled Regional) VISA looking for a fulltime position in 100% Crop Farm. He is an experienced farm operator with a diverse background in agriculture and a proven track record of success in managing mixed irrigation and dryland farming operations. Adept at executing seasonal farm plans, developing cropping and irrigation programs, and maintaining farm machinery to ensure optimal productivity and efficiency. He is an effective communicator and dynamic team player and holds a manual Australian car license. He will require accommodation for his wife and 4 children, open to all locations across Australia and available immediately.


#10313019

  • Age: 23
  • Position: Stockman

24yo Australian man with 3 years stock experience (sheep) in various shearing and contract work. He has undertaken shearing, crutching and mulesing work across the Great Southern region since 2021 however would like to find something permanent & long term to support his young family. He “loves working with sheep”, is an enthusiastic learner and is ideally looking for a position close to the Albany/Mt Barker area. He is also experienced in operating machinery such as: tractors (hay & silage), forklifts and skid steers as well as welding capabilities and fencing repair work. He is a non-smoker, requiring family accommodation and will be available to start within 1 weeks’ notice.


#10750517

  • Age: 53
  • Position: Dairy Farm 2IC or Manager

53, non smoking Zimbabwean male with New Zealand citizenship looking for an Assistant Manager or 2IC dairy position anywhere in Australia. With over 15 years of dairy farming and milking experience, he has had strong exposure to effective disease management, optimized pasture management to promote sustainable land use, milking machine maintenance and sanitation procedures, milking, animal care, staff management, machinery operation and general farm operations. He will require family accommodation and is available to start in June 2024.


#10761074

  • Age: 31
  • Position: Dairy Farm 2IC

31, non smoking Filipino male. Experienced in milking up to 1400 cattle using various rotary systems, administering treatments, feeding and yard work, he is ready for a more advanced role and is looking forward to stepping up in a new challenge! He is currently working in Australia under a 482 visa, so will require new employer to take over his sponsorship. Currently working in Victoria, he is looking to relocate to WA for a 2IC or Leading Hand Dairy role. Will require accommodation for him and his wife, available to commence with 1 month notice.


#10785219

  • Age: 18
  • Position: Junior Stockman/General Farm Hand

18, non smoking Australian male, looking for a Junior Farm Hand position on a livestock property, based in or around Albany, WA. He completed Ag school in 2023 with Cert 2 in Automotive, Engineering and Agriculture and has previous work experience on a cattle farm as well as some machinery experience with tractors & telehandlers. He is a great communicator, enthusiastic learner and described as always up for a new challenge and throws himself 100% into his work. He is looking for a DIDO role and is available for an immediate start.


#11011626

  • Position: General Farm Hand

32, Australian male. He grew up in the rural South-West area and has completed Certificate 2 in Agriculture, Cert 2 in Automotive and Cert 2 in Engineering. He holds a current manual drivers licence and is happy to upskill this to a HR if necessary. His previous farming experience covers various cattle station work, including mustering, tagging, dehorning, treatments and feeding as well as two years in machinery maintenance for John Deere. He has experience operating various machinery including tractors, mowers, seeders & diggers. Is looking to secure a permanent, long term position for himself and his family that will give him a bigger exposure to broadacre cropping. He is a social smoker, requiring family accommodation and will be available to relocate back to WA in June 2024.


#11491654

  • Position: General Farm Hand, WA

40yo Australian man, available for an immediate start in a General Farm Hand position. He is currently located in QLD and happy to relocate as far as NSW for the right position that will provide training and progression. His previous experience includes cattle station work including mustering, feeding, operating machinery as well as yard work and he has currently been volunteering to gain further general farm hand experience at another WA based cattle property. He currently holds an MC license, has good machinery maintenance experience, and is described as a very capable operator. He is a non-smoker, requires single accommodation and isn’t afraid of long hours or hard work.


#11704773

  • Age: 26
  • Position: General Farm Hand

26yo New Zealand woman fresh out of an Australian seeding position looking to start a permanent role as a General Farm Hand in WA. She has previously completed Agricultural School in New Zealand as well as 2 year’s station hand experience and is hoping to find an all-round farm hand position to continue in machinery operation and cropping. Her previous machinery experience includes a 70ft tow along Air Seeder with GPS as well as a John Deere tractor (9630T) and is competent in machinery pre-starts, servicing and greasing. She has also been employed in cattle & sheep stock positions, crutching & shearing large numbers of sheep, calf marking, drenching, tagging & vaccinations and is happy to assist in this area, however would prefer to further her career in a cropping position. She is a non-smoker, holds a current manual license as well as a ChemCert and is requiring couple’s accommodation to start mid-July 2024.
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