Machine Operator

Your Employer
Located an hour’s drive from Goondiwindi, our client is a highly reputable mixed farming operation consisting of an established pork breeding herd producing high-quality pork in a sustainable farming environment. Dedicated to animal health and welfare, they are known for their outstanding produce and excellent company culture.
  
The Role
Entering a well-established team, an experienced Machine Operator is now required to assist with daily farming operations and the transport of company freight. Your duties will consist of, but not be limited to:

  • Operating various machinery including Graders, Loaders, and Skid Steers.
  • Transporting company freight such as Livestock, Saw Dust, Machinery, and Stockfeed. 
  • Basic servicing/housekeeping of trucks and equipment
  • Loading, unloading, and securing freight
  • Handling livestock
  • Record keeping

About You
Our ideal candidate will have strong time-management skills, and previous experience operating a variety of civil machinery. With a Heavy-Combination Truck Licence and full-time availability, it’s important you can address the following criteria:

  • BFM (Basic Fatigue Management)
  • Availability to perform work on weekend if required
  • Well-presented and able to interact with clients and customers
  • Physically fit with the ability to effectively load/unload freight
  • HC or MC Truck Licence (Essential)

Benefits
In addition to joining a nationally-recognised agribusiness, investing heavily in their own staff, this role also has on-site accommodation available for the successful applicant.   
  
Other benefits include:

  • Diverse role across farming and transport operations
  • Long-term employment with secure/consistent working hours
  • Modern fleet of Kenworth trucks, equipped with new tipper trailers and stock crates
  • Salary or hourly rate options available
  • Time in lieu options for work conducted out of typical hours

Choose Agri Talent
Agri Talent provides permanent recruitment and executive search services exclusively for Australian agribusiness. Our extensive digital network connects quality candidates to diverse and exciting roles with respected clients across Australia’s agriculture sector.

For more information, please contact Ben Frazer, Senior Recruitment Consultant on 0439 093 516.