Farm Hand

About the business

 

Peirson Farms is a not for profit Christian organisation that utilises the surplus made from the farm's operations to fund charitable services as well as on farm youth training programs.

Peirson Farms has two farm locations, Goodwood and Redridge which are located between Childers and Bundaberg, Qld. These properties cover over 2000 acres of which approximately 1000 acres is irrigated farming land which comprise of Avocados, Macadamias and Sugar Cane. The Goodwood farm is also utilised for on farm youth development programs as well as certified courses in Agriculture, Construction & Hospitality.

 

About the role

 

This is a casual position with the diversity to work across different areas of the farm.

Essential:

  • Minimum 5 Years experience in the farming sector including tractor and machinery experience
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to work unsupervised or as a part of a team.
  • Communication and problem solving skills.
  • Good attention to detail to keep accurate records
  • A Team Player
  • Demonstrated understanding of best practice WH&S
  • Current Forklift Ticket
  • Chemcert ticket

Desirable:

  • Farm hand experience
  • Mechanical knowledge
  • First Aid ticket

Attributes and Abilities:

  • Be reliable and punctual
  • Have  a valid driver's licence and own transport
  • Be available to work overtime during busy periods
  • Be available for flexible work hours
  • Have good communication skills

 

Benefits and perks

 

  • Peirson Farms has modern, well maintained machinery.
  • A safe work environment
  • Modern amenities.

 

10/03/2020 $0 Bundaberg & Wide Bay Burnett 1 Farming, Animals & Conservation
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