Experienced Crop Farmer is required to join our mixed Farming operation located between Yass & Harden on a permanent full-time basis for an immediate start. Reporting to and working alongside the farm owner. You will be responsible for assisting in all aspects of the daily farming operations and management of farming program.
Some of the key responsibilities will include, but not limited to
All aspects of winter crop farming including establishment and management of cropping budgets, and implementation of rotations and fertility programs.
Machinery operation of GPS equipped tractors and other plant, necessary
Large Spray Rig and Air-Seeder experience required.
Maintaining and servicing of plant and equipment.
HC / MC Licence preferred.
Earthworks experience, highly regarded.
Sound livestock experience preferred.
Performing every day general farming duties
This role will require the successful applicant to work as the crop program and season demands. Operation of a mixed crop program are many and varied and you will need to be flexible in your work as duties may vary daily.
Applicants will have a passion for farming, be a self-starter, be positive and have pride in your work. Non-smoking workplace. Suitable applicants will have a demonstrated experience of the above skill set and be able to provide references. Renumeration package, depending on skills and experience, will be competitive. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a small team to assist in the production of a variety of crops whilst having easy access to the facilities of nearby Yass and Canberra.