Rural Enterprises

2IC/Senior Operator, Williams

WA Wheatbelt
June 19, 2024
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Job Description

Our client requires an experienced 2IC/Senior Operator on this family run property in the Western Australia wheatbelt region close to Williams (only 1½ hrs from Perth). You will be an enthusiastic and motivated person who will join a happy and welcoming team of 6 within a great work environment, great infrastructure, and very modern equipment. The right candidate can be trained and developed for a management role.
 
The 7,000Ha property with a cropping program of 4,000Ha produces canola, wheat, barley, oats, and hay along with 25,000 sheep cared for by 2 dedicated stockmen.
 
About the role

  • Assist Manager with day to day and cropping operations
  • Machine and tractor operations and truck driving
  • Maintain machinery and equipment
  • Planting, spraying, fertilizing, harvesting
  • Nurse truck, grain carting, moving machinery
  • Supervision of staff
  • Opportunity for livestock work if desired

Essential Requirements:

  • 2 years experience in similar role
  • Car license; HR licence would be desirable
  • Experience in broadacre machinery operations and agronomy
  • Mechanically minded – maintain machinery, service, and repair
  • Demonstrated ability to apply initiative
  • Ability to work well in a team as well as autonomously
  • GPS/Autosteer knowledge and tech savvy
  • Honest and easy going personality
  • Self starter with a positive attitude

Equipment and machinery:

  • Goldacres boom
  • New Holland Harvesters
  • JCB Fastrac tractors and loadalls
  • GPS/Autosteer

What is on offer:

  • Friendly and welcoming family atmosphere
  • Salary $90K negotiable
  • Accommodation Single accommodation available on farm or 3×1 house available in town suitable for a family. Recently refurbished and in great condition. 

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