Job Detail

Farm Hand - Cereals + Horticultural tree crops

26 August 2020

  • Location: SA Other
  • Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
  • Reference No. 3160978

Benefits:

  • Large scale wheat / Horticultural tree crop business
  • Permanent full time role
  • Diversity of work
Our client is a private Agricultural production company growing perennial horticultural crops and Wheat on a large scale. Riverland Location 
 
They are seeking a Farm Hand with an excellent understanding of cereal production and associated use of tractors and equipment from planting through to harvest including haulage.
Someone with Farm Hand experience for horticultural tree crop production who is competent in use of tractors and associated equipment with a truck licence would also be deemed suitable.     Reporting to the Farm Manager you will be involved in key planting, operational and harvesting aspects of production. You will work with a tight knit team in a highly integrated business.
 
The role calls for someone who understands the urgency of Cereal farming, with an emphasis on forward planning. You must be well organised, methodical and timely.  Duties Include:
  • Operation of tractors, spray rigs, harvesters and various agricultural implements used in large scale  cereal production.
  • Truck Driving at Harvest time for cereal crops
  • Machinery servicing and infield maintenance
 
The ideal candidate will have; 
  • Cereal crop production experience / horticultural crop production
  • Excellent tractor and machinery experience.
  • Knowledge and experience in machinery maintenance,
  • Be self motivated, adaptable and have a practical and innovative approach to the workplace.
  • Current licenses including HC would be an advantage.
  • Applicants must be physically fit, prepared to work outdoors and be willing to learn aspects of the position.  
 
To apply send a cover letter and CV to
asher@agrijobs.com.au
Contact: 
Asher Hammond
Business Manager 
Agrijobs Australia
0406 954 055
1300 668 226