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Mixed Crop Farm Worker - Agricultural Contracting Business

CropCare Plus Pty Ltd Forbes, NSW, New South Wales

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Mixed Crop Farm Worker - Agricultural Contracting Business
CropCare Plus is an agricultural business based in Central West NSW that undertakes planting of cereal and pastures crops, crop spraying, hay making activities and canola windrowing. Hay making includes cutting, raking and baling of hay and silage; as well as carting and stacking. Maintaining a range of farm machinery to a high quality to complete the above workloads is key to the business. We provide experience and advice on when crops should be planted, sprayed and harvested to obtain maximum yield results. A key role is also being involved in organising machines and staff to the appropriate farm and crops.

Key responsibilities
• Detecting and diagnosing faults in engines and parts of farm machinery.
• Repairing and replacing worn and defective parts on machinery.
• Performing scheduled maintenance services, such as oil changes and lubricants.
• Operating farm machines to cut, rake, bale and stack cereal and legume crops. Along with operating farm machinery to windrow canola.
• Spreading fertiliser to achieve optimum crop results.
• Crop spraying with chemicals to control weed growth, insects, fungus growth and disease.
• Planting of pastures and cereal crops.

Requirements
• Qualifications and at least 4 years experience in agriculture.
• At least 2 years experience in operating a range of farm machinery to cut, rake and bale a wide range of cereal, legume crops and silage.
• Experience in planting crops with disc machines.

The candidate will also have the ability to take initiative and work independently while undertaking a range of tasks. They will have good customer service and record keeping skills.

Postcode: 2871 (Forbes, NSW, New South Wales)

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CropCare Plus Pty Ltd

Member since: August 2017

Description:
CropCare Plus is an agricultural business based in Central West NSW that undertakes planting of cereal and pastures crops, crop spraying, hay making activities and canola windrowing. Hay making includes cutting, raking and bailing of hay and silage; as well as carting and stacking. Maintaining a range of farm machinery to a high quality to complete the above workloads is key to the business. We provide experience and advice on when crops should be planted, sprayed and harvested to obtain maximum yield results. A key role is also being involved in organising machines and staff to the appropriate farm and crops.

Industry:
Farming, Animals & Conservation

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