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Rural Enterprises Australia specialises in rural recruitment, in other words finding and filling farming jobs in Australia such as seeding and harvest positions, station work, dairy farming, farm mechanics and agri business. We have been providing rural employment services for more than 68 years over which time we have developed strong relationships with many farmers and farm workers.

Featured Candidates (AUS)

Please find below a list of selected candidates available for work in AUSTRALIA in either a permanent or seasonal capacity. If you wish to find out more about their background, please contact us. NB: we do have other candidates available who have not been listed here.

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  • Age: 24
  • Position: Machine Operator
  • Salary: $30 - $30 per Hour

23, Canadian female, non smoker, located in NSW. Looking for seasonal role in NSW or QLD. Available asap and happy to commit post seeding. Happy to do machinery or livestock work. Grew up around farms and rancher all her life. In 2022 carried a full harvest as chaser bin with JD 9570R and Brandt grain cart. Operated various tractors including John Deere, CASE and Versatile. Some earthmoving experience also. Basic mechanical abilities. Reference state she is a very capable operator and a great work ethic. Gets things done with a positive attitude.


  • Position: Air Seeder Operator
  • Salary: $35 - $35 per Hour

Non smoking Spanish male, he came to Australia in 2021 on a working holiday visa and has been doing various manual handling and machine operating roles since he arrived. He has operated a chaser bin for the last 2 harvests. His references confirm that he is a fast learner, good operator, fit and healthy and a hard worker. He is currently working in Sydney doing a TA role, he is open to any locations in WA, has a vehicle and can drive across to WA with a few days notice. He is after a machine operator role, looking for single accommodation, happy to cook his own meals if no meals are provided.


  • Position: Air Seeder Operator
  • Salary: $33 - $33 per Hour

18, non smoking kiwi male, he left school at 15 to start a dairy apprenticeship. He has 3 years experience in cultivation, silage, and planting. Has mainly operated John Deere and Case machinery and has experience with Greenstar GPS. His referee confirmed that he is a good operator, does all his own mechanical checks and is able to do servicing and minor repairs. He is a fast learner and very mature for his age. He is looking for an air seeder operator role, single accommodation, would prefer meals but happy to cook if he has access to a vehicle to get into town to get supplies. Is available to start with a few days notice and can stay until August.


  • Age: 23
  • Position: Spray Operator
  • Salary: $35 - $35 per Hour

23, Kiwi male, grew up on dairy farm, has been operating machinery since he was 15 years old. Has been working for an ag contractor since 2019. His main duties are spraying, spreading, drilling and silage work. Has been operating John Deere machinery including R4045 sprayers. His reference confirm that he is a good operator, has a good work ethic and easy to get along with. He is vaper but is respectful and will not vape in the machinery or accommodation. He is looking for a spray operator role, open to all locations in WA, single accommodation, meals preferred but will cook for himself if needed. He is available to commence 13th May and needs to be back in NZ at the end of July.



  • Age: 34
  • Position: General Farm Hand - Entry level

33 year old male. Born and partly raised in Sudan on his family farm until he was 11, came to Australia in 2015 to study. He secured an industry placement in the UK on a scholarship as an Agricultural Youth Ambassador. An Alumni from two universities where he studied both agriculture and Literature of Arts, gaining a Bachelor of Ag and Technology, he also studied business and Agriculture at Tafe. He grew up on a 300Ha mixed farm, cropping millet, sorghum, and beans, along with livestock of 300-400 cattle and 300-400 sheep. Since finishing his studies, he has gained strong experience in construction, and more recently soil sampling on farms. Machinery experience on tractors, bobcats, front end loaders, excavators, and rollers, along with bits and pieces of livestock work. In his words, "My greatest passion in this world is Agriculture". References state his reliability and work ethic. Looking for GFH role in Australia, requires single accommodation and can start immediately.


  • Age: 77
  • Position: Station caretaker

Third generation farmer. HR licence. Is looking for a fulltime caretaker role in South Australia, New South Wales, Southern Western Australia, or Victoria. For the past four years he has been working on a large cattle station carrying out all tasks. Great background, he has owned his own cattle stations, operated dozers and very mechanically minded. One of the nicest and most genuine chaps you will come across. Available to commence with 2 weeks notice.


  • Age: 66
  • Position: Stock Manager

An experienced Stock Manager looking for her next position to assist in all livestock management aspects; including husbandry, treatments, feeding, mustering, and yard work. With over 10 years’ experience in stock work for a reputable sheep farming enterprise in the Northwest of Australia. Described as a “very hard worker” and a “strong team player” by her references, she is looking for a long term, permanent position to settle down in and is open to any location within Australia. A non-smoker, who is requiring single accommodation, she will be bringing her 2 x working dogs and 1 x cat and is available to start within 1 months’ notice.


  • Age: 20
  • Position: Dairy or Cattle Farm Hand


  • Age: 48
  • Position: Farm Managers - Couple

48yr old non smoking Australian couple, with over 27 years experience in the industry, are seeking a Farm Management position in Western Australia. Successful cattle breeder, they have overseen various cattle and farming operations in recent years, taking on full responsibility for property management, implementing profitable farming techniques, ensuring animal welfare, and executing cropping programs. They currently manage a mixed cropping and stock property on 4200acres and are responsible for all day-to-day activities, including sowing and harvest various crops, with over 5000 sheep. their previous experience includes a strong background in cattle farming, with a particular interest in breeding and genetics, and have previously been accredited for AI, they have been involved with embryo transplants, and have also been an accredited auctions cattle assessor. This couple are ideally looking for a Farm Manager/Livestock Manager role located within 3 hours drive from Perth.


  • Age: 23
  • Position: General Farm Hand

23 Australian male, single non smoker, looking for a general farm hand role within 1 hour of Mt Barker WA. Has 4 years experience operating farm machinery (chaser, spreader, JCB, loader), references confirm he is a good operator. Has a good mechanical aptitude and happy to assist in workshop. Looking for a general farm hand on a cropping farm or mixed working with sheep within 1 hours of Mt Barker, WA. Single accommodation on farm, $26+ /hr and available to commence with a few days notice.


  • Age: 35
  • Position: DAMA Sponsorship: General Farm hand

34yo non-smoking German male, looking for a permanent, long-term position, located in the DAMA sponsorship approved locations of Western Australia. Has experience with CASE IH 535 where he did seeding and deep ripping in 2021 and has completed the last 2 seasons on a Fendt 930 Vario with 30T chaser bin for harvest - receiving positive feedback. Understanding the hardships of sponsorship, he is willing to stay long term to obtain citizenship and settle down in Australia. Ideally, he is looking for a General Farm Hand position with machinery operations and is happy to help with all aspects, including livestock. He is confident in header, seeder, chaser, and tractor operations and would love the opportunity to learn spraying. He has an International (Australian) drivers’ licence, his own vehicle and is requiring single accommodation. Available to start after seeding and is happy to do a trial period before becoming permanent.


  • Age: 29
  • Position: General Farm Hand

A highly skilled, 29yo is seeking a permanent position that will combine his hands-on operating experience with his agronomy expertise. He has previously been employed in crop production, cultivation & harvesting roles and is experiences with spraying, soil testing, developing growth optimization and diagnosing disease & invasive crop issues. He is currently working under a temporary graduate subclass VISA which will be valid until late 2025 and thereafter require sponsorship. He holds a current manual car licence and a Chemcert certificate, is a non-smoker and will be bringing his wife. Ideally he is looking for a position that consists of 50% operating and 50% agronomy.


  • Age: 41
  • Position: Cropping Assistant

42yo Pakastani man on a 489 (Skilled Regional) VISA looking for a fulltime position in 100% Crop Farming. He is an experienced farm operator with a diverse background in agriculture and a proven track record of success in managing mixed irrigation and dryland farming operations. Adept at executing seasonal farm plans, developing cropping and irrigation programs, and maintaining farm machinery to ensure optimal productivity and efficiency. He is an effective communicator and dynamic team player, a non-drinker or smoker and holds a manual Australian car license. He will be bringing his family of 5 and will require accommodation.


  • Age: 31
  • Position: Dairy Farm 2IC

31yo Filipino man is open to new dairy opportunities in Western Australia. Currently working in Victoria, he would like to relocate to WA for a 2IC or Leading Hand Dairy position. Experienced in milking up to 1400 cattle using various rotary systems, administering treatments, feeding and yard work, he is ready for a more advanced role and is hoping to step up to a new challenge! He is currently working in Australia under a 482 visa however will require sponsorship after his trial period.


  • Position: Junior Stockman/General Farm Hand

An 18yo Australian man is seeking a Junior Farm Hand position in a livestock role, based in or around Albany, WA. He has completed Ag school (2023) with Cert 2 in Automotive, Engineering and Agriculture and has previous work experience on a cattle (beef) farm as well as some machinery experience with tractors & telehandlers. He is a great communicator, enthusiastic learner and described as “always up for a new challenge and throws himself 100% into his work”. He is a non-smoker, holds a current manual driver’s licence and is available for an immediate start.


  • Position: Senior Stockperson

A 32yo Australian man currently living in NSW is looking for a Senior Stockperson role within NSW, SA or VIC state. He is highly experienced in all aspects of livestock (beef cattle & sheep), is mechanically minded, holds a gun license, a chemcert and can provide his own working dogs. He has operated a range of broadacre machinery and is experienced with GPS/Autosteer as well as being a capable welder. He will be relocating with his wife and 4 kids, requiring family accommodation and can be available to start within 2 weeks’ notice.


  • Age: 48
  • Position: Senior Cropping Assistant

49yo South African man with Australian citizenship seeking a permanent position in crop farming. Over 20 years’ experience in Agriculture with 6 of those years in Australia, he has a strong knowledge of pasture management, agronomy, nutrition, and disease control. Also previously managing horticulture exports, he has a multitude of operational management and team leadership skills. Trained in all broadacre machinery including spraying, spreading, seeding and harvesting, chemical handling. He is ideally looking for a senior cropping position that he can apply these skills to as well as growing with a new business. He holds a current HR license, is a non-smoker and will be requiring couples’ accommodation for himself and his wife. He will be available to relocate interstate and start within a month’s notice.


  • Position: General Farm Hand

32yo Australian man returning to Australia in June 2024 to commence a new role in agriculture. He has originally grown up in the rural South-West area and has completed Certificate 2 in Agriculture, Cert 2 in Automotive and Cert 2 in Engineering. He holds a current manual driver’s licence and is happy to upskill this to a HR if necessary. His previous farming experience covers various cattle station work, including mustering, tagging, dehorning, treatments and feeding as well as two years in machinery maintenance for John Deere. He also has experience operating various relevant machinery including tractors, mowers, seeders & diggers and Ideally, is hoping to secure a permanent, long term position for himself and his family that will give him a bigger exposure to broadacre cropping. He is a social smoker, requiring family accommodation and will be available to relocate in June 2024.
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