Dairy Farm Worker

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    23 hours ago
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Job Description

We are a 520 cow dairy farming operation located near Corryong in north east Victoria.
We are currently seeking 1 highly motivated farm hand for short term (417 and 462 Visa) work or ongoing work if required.
Experience would be an advantage however a positive attitude, a willingness to learn and a good work ethic will suffice.
Duties will include but are not limited to: Milking and mustering cows, calf rearing and animal handling, fencing and general farm maintenance.
Pay is award wages ($24.36/hour)plus applicable overtime and penalty rates on an hourly basis and I estimate you will work 40-45 hours per week.
We currently work on a 10 day fortnight with a four day weekend every second weekend.
Shared accomodation – in a three bedroom house – is available on-farm at a cost of $75/week/person plus your share of gas and electricity usage.
A manual drivers licence and your own transport are required for the position.
Start date is ASAP.
Workers willing to stay for more than 4 months would be preferred.