Farm Hand

Diverse and secure role, Great team environment, Opportunities for growth.

RED CREST FARMS  - FARM HAND

EMPLOYER:

Redcrest Farms is a family owned and operated broiler farm, located under 1hour from Adelaide, at Monarto SA. We have extensive experience in the industry and pride ourselves on attention to detail and quality growing practises. We are committed to providing and building an enjoyable and diverse workplace that is rewarding for our employees.

JOB TASKS + RESPONSIBILITIES:

We are looking for a person who can demonstrate the following qualities:

  • Assisting with all aspects of the farming enterprise (all areas of caring for the chickens, general farm work e.g. repairs and maintenance of equipment and machinery, grounds keeping etc)
  • Working safely in the farm environment + adhering to OHS standards
  • Following company policies + procedures (including from Inghams and RSPCA etc)
  • Ensuring biosecurity is met to a high standard
  • We work Mo-Fri and have rostered work every second Saturday. Some out of hours work is required during busy periods (e.g. when chickens come in and out of the farm)

SKILLS + EXPERIENCE:

SKILLS

  • Drivers license 
  • Good attitude towards learning and willingness to succeed
  • Self-motivated, reliable + flexible
  • Ability to use initiative 
  • Good communication skills
  • Good time management + organisational skills
  • Ability to work well within a team
  • Ability to operate machinery (e.g. tractors)
  • Enjoys working outside within the agricultural sector + excellent husbandry skills
  • Good observational skills
  • Physically fit and positive attitude essential

EXPERIENCE

  • Nil formal required if you are interested in a diverse and secure role, and have a willingness to learn we are more than happy to train you in the position

KNOWLEDGE

  • Nil formal required
  • Desirable: basic understanding of broiler operations, some mechanical/farm maintenance understanding

EDUCATION

  • Nil formal required
  • A willingness to learn and work well within our team is essential

 

16/11/2020 $0 Riverland & Murray Mallee 1 Farming, Animals & Conservation
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