Farmhand (Broad-Acre)

Job Type: Permanent
Location: Clermont QLD
Salary: AU$25 - AU$30 per hour + accommodation

Start Date:
ASAP

Who We Need

Nestled between the picturesque Peak Ranges of Northern Queensland, this family owned and operated cropping enterprise is committed to the production of high-quality and sustainable Australian produce. The property is recognised as a key member of the local agricultural community and boasts a healthy crop of sorghum, cotton, corn and chickpeas. The client is now seeking a passionate and skilled farmhand to join their team.

Job Description

As a farmhand you will assist in the day-to-day operations of the mixed-cropping enterprise and strive to maximise productivity. This hands-on role will require you to implement the cropping production plan, operate farm machinery and equipment and conduct farm maintenance and repairs. The ideal candidate will have previous agricultural experience, a strong work ethic and excellent problem-solving skills.

A day on the farm may involve:

  • Operation and maintenance of farm equipment and machinery
  • Tractor driving
  • Spraying
  • Harvesting
  • Irrigation
  • Fencing
  • GPS System operation

To be successful in this role you must:

  • Have agricultural experience
  • Have mechanical aptitude
  • Be self-motivated and take initiative
  • Be reliable, committed and accountable
  • Be physically fit, self-motivated and down to earth

The client is offering the successful candidate a competitive salary package including 3-bedroom house.

Key Job Info

  • Start: ASAP
  • AU$25 - AU$30 per hour + accommodation
  • 7000 Acre Mixed Cropping Farm
  • Competitive hourly rate + accommodation
  • Location: Clermont, Queensland
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