Rural Enterprises

Machine Operator & Truck Driver, Mullewa WA

WA Mid West
May 24, 2024
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Job Description

Our client is a family owned 100% cropping enterprise based in the Northern Wheatbelt, WA. They are looking for an experienced machine operator and truck driver for an immediate start. Located just 75km East of Geraldton, the client is offering the role in a seasonal capacity but also wanting to fill the role permanent and is offering a fantastic salary package, depending on skills and experience, accommodation and as well as work vehicle. Must be a non-smoker.
  Good things to know:

  • Family owned 14,000Ha 100% cropping enterprise;
  • Crops include wheat, canola and lupins;
  • Located 75km east of Geraldton, 35km from Mullewa;
  • Close to a vibrant small community with good amenities & local school;
  • Team of 12.

About the Role:
Machine operator

  • Operate and help maintain Nitro spray machine
  • Operate broadacre machinery;
  • Machinery maintenance: Servicing and general repairs;
  • General farm duties as required.

Truck Driver

  • Driving brand new Mercedes truck for daily trips to Geraldton
  • Spreading, Spraying and other general farm duties

About You:

  • Previous experience in operating broadacre machinery
  • HR license essential, MC truck license desirable;
  • Ability to work & communicate in a team environment;
  • Ability to commit and adhere to safe work practices;
  • Must be a non-smoker.

What’s on offer:

  • Great machinery and large cropping programme;
  • Machine Operator: $30+ per hour, depending on experience;
  • MC Driver: $40+ per hour, depending on experience;
  • Hours:
    • 10 hour days, 5-6 days a week (weather dependent)
  • Accommodation: Shared house, 3 bathrooms, shared living areas