Senior Farm Hand - Walyoo WA

Walyoo FullTime
  • Package inclusive of on-farm accommodation, utilities, mobile and work ute
  • 5 weeks leave per year and salary protection insurance.
  • Work with the latest technologies and machinery.

Lawson Grains is Australia’s leading corporate grain farmer through investments in People, Environments and Best Practice.

We are excited to invite applications for the permanent position of Senior Farm Hand at our Walyoo aggregation.

A growing career opportunity where you will assist the Farm Manager with daily operations of a large broad acre cropping aggregation. 

Walyoo aggregation is located near the township of Dandaragan located in the Northern Wheatbelt region of WA and just an hour and a half from Perth.

  • Package inclusive of on-farm accommodation, utilities, mobile phone and work Ute.
  • 5 weeks leave per year and salary protection insurance.
  • Work with the latest technologies and machinery.

                            A competitive base salary plus paid overtime and inclusions

In your new role you will:

  • Safely operate farm plant, equipment, vehicles and machinery for the cropping programs.
  • Keep records of sowing, fertilizer, spraying and machinery maintenance.
  • Assist the Farm Management with annual maintenance and capital improvement programs.
  • Work independently and as part of a team within Lawson guidelines and policies.

We will offer you:

  • An opportunity for supported career growth and personal development.
  • Paid overtime during peak periods (seeding and harvest).
  • Industry leader in Workplace Safety and Wellbeing.
  • Employee Wellbeing Program – includes free counselling, annual medical & skin health checks and more.

Requirements

You will have: 2+ years’ experience in broad acre grain cropping production including the operation of all associated plant and machinery (John Deere preferred) and chemical handling. Strong safety focus and be able to work alone and also in a team. A mechanical mind with workshop experience and a passion for machinery maintenance. A valid driver’s licence, ideally HR. Demonstrated problem-solving skills with good attention to detail and a strong work ethic.

Job Details

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Location : Walyoo
Work Type : FullTime
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Post Date : 2022-06-10
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Reference : 5293