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February

Leading Hand, Family-owned Cropping Operation.

Drover Ag - The Slopes, NSW

Agriculture, Nature & Animal
Source: uWorkin

JOB DESCRIPTION

Our clients run a large-scale family farming operation near Hillston NSW approximately 85 kilometres North of Griffith, covering some 11,000 Ha, the property is continual cropped with winter cereals with Lentils, peas, lupins, wheat, and Canola being grown. This family business is expanding so are searching for their next team member who is passionate about farming and has significant experience operating modern machinery and crop management.
 
With all their own very well-maintained late model machinery consisting of mainly John Deere, they operate their own headers, planters, camera sprayer, and self-propelled boom sprayers, you will be a capable machinery operator with mechanical knowledge and take pride in maintaining machinery and infrastructure to the highest standard.
 
We are searching for an experienced person to assist with the management of 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), along with managing and mentoring staff and contractors.
 
You must have pride in your work, be able to work unsupervised and be able to work in an enthusiastic team. You will lead by example and be willing to contribute to management decisions allowing this business to continue its growth.
 
The successful applicant will have the following skills -

  • A passion for cropping and machinery operation.
  • Experience operating large modern farming machinery and implements.
  • Proficient with the use of Greenstar technology
  • Mechanical aptitude and appreciate well maintained equipment.
  • Staff management/leadership qualities.
  • Enjoy working in a large team and leading by example.
  • Welding and general property maintenance experience.
  • MC licence ideal but not a necessity.


Our expectation is that the successful applicant will enjoy diversified work and take pride in every facet of the job. There will be opportunity for career progression and the applicant’s suggestions for improvements will be encouraged and considered. The owners require the applicant to show proficiency across the board.
You will be treated like family and enjoy working in a professional, family friendly team who understand that their staff are their biggest asset.
 
The successful candidate will be offered an attractive package including very generous hourly rate reflective of skills, comfortable airconditioned 3-bedroom house with attached single room retreat suitable for friends or family, power, and work ute for business use and negotiated private usage.
School bus is available close by and travels to a range of great primary and secondary schooling in Griffith, Hillston, Goolgowi or Rankin Springs. Families are encouraged to apply.
 
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.

The Slopes, NSW

Agriculture, Nature & Animal




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