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Dairy Farm Livestock Hand Level 1 - 3

Trinity Pastures Pty Ltd Smithton, Tasmania

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Job Description

We welcome ongoing interest from applicants who wish to commence work on farm with a start date of

= 20th December 2020

Dairy Farm Livestock Hand - Level 1 / 3

position on a

450 Dairy Cow Spring Calving Farm

30 unit Swing Over Herringbone Shed
good infrastructure with new and well-maintained equipment.

Duties to include, however not limited to:

Assist with milking
Assist with calving cows
Assist with feeding calves
Assist with spraying weeds
Assist with temporary fencing
Assist with yarding cows and young stock
Assist with general farm / property maintenance and repairs

Attributes to include, however not limited to:

Be fit, honest & reliable
Good time management skills
Have good communication skills
Be willing to learn & show initiative
Be able to work independently & in a team environment
Ability to work under brief moments of pressure
Be willing to work flexible hours

Quality, single person accommodation, on farm, is available with this position (deducted from your wages), and the farm is also located 15 min from our local town.

38 hours per week to be discussed and agreed
Reasonable additional hours are also available

Working with a rotating roster with scheduled rostered days off.

Rates as per Pastoral Award 2020 and subject to experience and skill set
Normal time, overtime rates, full time, superannuation, sick leave, public holidays, annual leave and payed into bank account with payslip emailed fortnightly.

Above Award Wages offered

Working on split shifts – for example

04.00 – 08.00
13.30 – 17.30
07.00 – 11.00
14.00 – 18.00

Must be able to provide / complete as required

Pre-Employment Interview & Medical
On Going Drug & Alcohol Testing
Police Clearance Certification
PET AgCard Training
Drivers Licence and your own reliable transport

Ideally, this position would suit someone based locally and requiring full time permanent employment.

Must have full working rights for Australia.

Experience with grassland farming from Australia, Ireland, New Zealand and UK would be an advantage.

Employer Reference available from previous / current employees as requested.

Only applicants of interest will be contacted for follow up

Please make contact via email with your application, references and CV.

Thank you.

Postcode: 7330 (Smithton, Tasmania)

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Trinity Pastures Pty Ltd

Member since: May 2019

Tasmanian based Dairy Farm

Farming, Animals & Conservation