General Farm Hand, Mukinbudin WA (REF: 436677)

Our client is currently seeking to appoint a General Farm Hand to join their team located 25km from Mukinbudin, located a 3 hour drive north east of Perth.  This position will be working alongside the farm owner and will assist with the coordination, operation and oversight of their 5,000Ha cropping enterprise. A minimum 2 years' experience in the operation of agricultural machinery and broadacre cropping is essential with training offered to the right candidate to upgrade truck licence and certification. Attractive salary package and accommodation on offer. 
 
Good Things to Know:
  • 25km to Mukinbudin for primary and secondary schools, IGA supermarket and local sporting clubs
  • 3 hour drive to Perth
  • On farm accommodation provided
  • Work ute provided
  • Opportunities to upskill and gain certification and licences
  • Opportunity for career progression
About the Role:
  • Machinery operation, including header for harvest,spraying
  • Hay harvest experience and machine operation essential
  • Day-to-day farming tasks as you would expect on a large cropping enterprise
  • Would be desirable to have good mechanical aptitude and welding skills 
  • Growth position for someone who is willing to improve their skills in broad-acre farming
  • Training provided as necessary 
  • Equipment and property maintenance
  • This is a non smoking workplace
About You:
  • Strong team player who will work harmoniously alongside others
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute to a positive workplace culture
  • Desirable to have experience in, and understanding of modern farming
  • Willingness to learn and the ability to contribute towards ongoing learning across the team
  • Possess a positive attitude and genuine enthusiasm for farming
You will have:
  • A minimum 2 years experience in a similar role
  • A sound knowledge of broadacre cropping operations and lived or work experience on broadacre farms
  • Knowledge of agricultural machinery, chemicals and use of farming equipment
  • Minimum of 2 years experience with machinery operation and maintenance, with fabrication and mechanical experience
  • HR licence is desirable
  • MC licence is preferable but support for training and upgrading licence will be provided 
What's on Offer:
  • Salary: $70,000+ dependent on experience 
  • Hours:  8.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Overtime and longer hours during Seeding and Harvest - 12+ plus hours/7 days per week  
  • On farm accommodation: 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom cottage with power and water included for couples/family or shared accommodation for singles
  • Lunch and dinner provided during Seeding and Harvest
  • Work ute provided
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Title:
General Farm Hand, Mukinbudin WA (REF: 436677)
Country:
Australia
Location:
WA Other
Job Group:
General Farm Hand
Job Classification:
Permanent