Agricultural Traineeship

Location: Nhill

Job posted: September 6, 2021

Closing date: ASAP

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Agricultural Traineeship

Our Company

ATFT Parklands are a local family run farming business based near Nhill/Kaniva. Running a livestock and broad acre farm they use up to date agricultural technology with tried-and-true methods for best results.

Duties

· Cultivate soil, sow crops and control weeds by slashing, rotary hoeing, or chemical spraying

· Take part in harvesting operations which may involve the use of tractors, harvesters, forklifts and hand tools with appropriate training and licences, as required.

· Feed livestock

· Perform other tasks involved with breeding and raising of livestock, such as shearing, dipping, branding, crutching, gelding, marking, and assisting with artificial insemination

· Ride motorbikes to muster sheep

· Maintain and repair farm buildings, bores, fences, machinery, troughs, windmills, and other equipment

Skills and Experience

  • An interest in both cropping and livestock
  • Keen and eager to learn all aspects of the agricultural industry
  • Physically fit and enjoy practical outdoor work
  • Honest, reliable, and responsible
  • Self-motivated with the ability to use initiative
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Driver's License is desirable

What's on Offer

  • Enjoy working outdoors
  • Wide variety of work, opportunity to expand skillset with qualifications and on the job training.
  • On-site accommodation available during busy times
  • Mixed farming
  • Weekly Pay
  • Qualified with a Certificate 3 in Agriculture the end of the traineeship

Does this sounds like you? Click APPLY NOW or contact Chris Barber on 0427 346 655 for a confidential discussion. www.skillinvest.com.au/jobs

Applications close ASAP

TO APPLY: Written applications including a resume and cover letter to be submitted by clicking apply now.

Skillinvest is an equal opportunity employer

Job Reference: 200000718_1630896590

Consultant Email: recruitment@skillinvest.com.au

Job Types: Permanent

Job Locations: Nhill

Job Industries: Agriculture Fishing and Forestry

Job Skills: Agricultural Farm Hand Traineeship

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