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Irrigation/Farm Hand

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Job Listing Date
22 Nov 2020
Location
Launceston & North East
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Farming, Animals & Conservation, Farm Labour

This exciting full-time position is available on a large, irrigated livestock enterprise located 25 min from Launceston. This position will offer the successful applicant exposure and experience to an enterprise that is developing a strategic and long-term plan for its development and success, now and into the future.

A can-do attitude and good work ethic with a willingness to be part of a team oriented workplace, along with a strong commitment to safe work practices is necessary.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • operation and maintenance of centre pivot, hard hose irrigators and pumps
  • water scheduling
  • record keeping
  • pasture monitoring

Desirable:

At least 2 years irrigation experience

  • mechanical ability to service and maintain diesel engines, hydraulic systems, high pressure water systems
  • tractor exp and ability to weld would be highly advantageous
  • a willingness to work extended hours and work under pressure during irrigation season, both independently and as part of a team

Salary package will be negotiated, based on the skills and experience that you can bring to the business.

For a confidential discussion contact Randall on 0400 201 036

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?

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