Rural Enterprises

Sprayer Operator/Manager, Tammin WA

WA Wheatbelt
April 24, 2024
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Job Description

Our client, a family-owned business, is looking for a Sprayer Manager on a mixed property, focusing on the 12,000Ha cropping program only.  Just two hours from Perth, this is an exciting opportunity for someone with previous broadacre spraying experience. 

Our client is willing to sponsor those with the right skills and experience.
 
About the role:

  • This is a full time position;
  • The farm has a 12,000Ha cropping program of wheat, barley, lupins, peas, oats and canola; 
  • This role is for spraying and other machinery or cropping related work such as operating harvesters, deep rippers, spreading;
  • No requirement for sheep work;
  • Inspecting paddocks for weeds and timing;
  • Working with the Agronomist;
  • Machinery: All new modern TBH sprayers with John Deere 8R series tractors;
  • Just two hours to Perth.

About You:

  • Must have previous broad acre spraying experience (preferably 3+ years);
  • Fully trained with mixing chemicals, rates, weed familiarity etc.; 
  • Must have the minimum required spray experienced to be considered;
  • MC license preferred (opportunity to upgrade).

What’s on offer:

  • Pay: $40 – $50+ per hour (depending on experience);
  • Typically 40hr weeks during non seasonal periods and higher hours during peek periods;
  • All overtime paid and at flat rate. Opportunity to earn big hours if you desire;
  • Work ute provided;
  • Choice of houses available; 
  • Cropping and spray workshops and development;
  • Primary school close by with bus service;
  • High schools in Cunderdin and Kellerberrin (bus for both towns).

ALL ENQUIRIES WELCOME – CALL US ON 9477 6600.

NB. If you are not currently looking, don’t forget about our Referral Scheme – we pay YOU $500 if we successfully recruit someone you recommend. Find out more info here: https://www.ruralenterprises.com.au/employee/referral-scheme