• Livestock and cropping enterprises
  • Team focused environment
  • South Western Victoria

Our client, operating a 3300ha progressive mixed farming business west of Ballarat, invites applications for an enthusiastic Farm Hand to join the established team.

Reporting to the Farm Manager, you will be involved in the sheep, cattle and cropping enterprises, however, you will have the opportunity to primarily focus on the livestock activities including all husbandry and daily management. In addition, you will enjoy the variety of work that comes from cropping and general farm maintenance of both plant and property, as required. Considered an integral member of the team, you will have the opportunity use your initiative and have input towards continual improvement and efficiencies which sets this role apart of other jobs. The successful candidate will have a positive outlook and critical thinking skills to assist the team achieve the business goals.

To be considered, your application will demonstrate the following:

  • Solid “hands-on” livestock handling and animal husbandry skills
  • Ability to operate and maintain modern machinery and equipment
  • Aptitude for working in a team environment

The successful applicant will ideally have previous experience working on a mixed farm, however any applicants that are passionate and driven to succeed in agriculture are encouraged to apply.

A house on farm is available, along with a salary package negotiable with experience. There are opportunities to attend field days, conferences and additional training that develop your career which make this business a great employer to be involved with.

Please click apply with reference to position number 2144. For more info, call Gilles Clarisse at Meridian Agriculture on

03 5341 6100.

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