JUNIOR FARM HAND - LARGE SCALE FAMILY CROPPING OPERATION.

Our clients run a large-scale family farming operation near Coonamble NSW, covering some 12,000 Ha, the property is majority cropped with winter cereals. This family business is expanding so are searching for their next team member who is passionate about farming and willing to learn.
 
With all their own very well-maintained late model machinery, this business also contracts to another large farming operation with the management of a further 17,000 Ha cropping.
We are searching for a fulltime person to operate late model machinery and assist with the entire cropping cycle which will involve being able to apply best management practices in chemical application, sowing operation, fertilizer operation and harvest duties (header driving).  
 
You must have pride in your work, be able to work unsupervised and be able to work in a young enthusiastic team whilst being able to work within WHS regulations also working with larger corporate clients. You will be well presented and respectful, polite, and punctual. have respect for machinery as its kept in great shape and you must be able to maintain it to an extremely high standard.
 
The successful applicant will -
  • Be enthusiastic about modern agriculture and have a willingness to learn.
  • Be an energetic and honest person with a positive attitude to work.
  • Show initiative and be able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Have basic mechanical knowledge, welding experience.
  • Be experienced with or be willing to learn about large, modern GPS guided farming equipment.
 
This position would suit a passionate young person who is looking to expand their knowledge and experience of modern cropping management, you will be treated like family and enjoy working in a young and professional team who understand their staff are their biggest asset.
 
Located 30 km NW of Coonamble NSW which is a small yet very friendly community which has most services including a good range of shops, rugby and rugby league teams, netball, two good schools and high school.
 
The successful candidate will be offered an attractive package including very generous hourly rate, 4-bedroom house, power, and work ute for business use and negotiated private usage.
 
To apply for this position, please provide your up to date resume with contact details of at least 3 references that can verify your experience.  Preference will be given to applicants who supply a cover letter detailing how your skills suit this position.
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