Job Details

Dairy Farm Hand

Job Type: Casual
Location: Hobart TAS
Salary: $24.36 per hour
Start Date: ASAP

The Benefits

  • Start: ASAP
  • Pay: $24.36 per hour
  • Duration: 10-12 Months
  • A long term stable job, with further work opportunities for high performers
  • Accommodation available if needed
  • Great team environment

Job Description

Our client is currently looking for a Dairy Farm Hand to join their family business based in beautiful Bream Creek, along Tasmania’s south-east coast.

As Dairy Farm Hand, you will be responsible for assisting with the daily milking shifts and other general farming duties. The position requires you to undertake manual work that will see you getting dirty and requires a level of physical capability. You will be required to work split morning and afternoon shifts. Our client will also be willing to offer the right candidate more hours and an ongoing role in reward for their excellent work.

Your Skills & Experience

Ideally you will have experience working in a dairy or with animal handling, however this is not essential. You need to be hands-on, reliable and willing to take on a range of duties to assist with the day to running of the farm. As a Dairy Farm Hand you will be required to complete 7 milking’s per week, fencing, feed the cattle and take on labouring and cleaning duties as required. To be successful in your application, you will need to be a proactive and a keen team player, you will be flexible, reliable and foster a ‘can do’ attitude.

To be considered for the role, it is important you can address the following criteria:

  • Professional references to support previous experience
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Flexible with your availability
  • Able and willing to take on labouring duties as required
  • Willing to work day and night shifts
  • Committed to the job
  • Have good level of English
  • Able to work independently and as a team
  • Own transport – preferred

The Benefits

The successful candidate will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Casual rate of $24.36/hour
  • Opportunity for more hours and an ongoing position
  • Onsite accommodation available for $150/week
  • Friendly family owned business

About Agri Labour Australia

Agri Labour Australia is an award-winning Australian company with clients in every State and Territory. Proudly representing major agribusiness, large primary producers, rural operators and local farmers – we are more than a recruitment agency. Founded on our firsthand knowledge of the land and dedicated to the ongoing success of our client’s businesses and our candidate’s careers, you can rely on us for expertise, advice and support.

If you believe you’re a great fit for the role, click ‘Apply Now’ and forward us your most up to date resume and any relevant certificates and licensing. For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Agri Labour Australia: 1300 247 823

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