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Poultry Farm hand in Tamworth, New South Wales


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Farm hand
Farm work
New South Wales
English level:
Intermediate (B1/B2)
40 Hours
3-6 Months
88-Day Non-applicable
88-Day applicable
About the company

Our client is seeking motivated people, with care and attention to detail, to perform the role of General Farm Hand.

This role will be on in meat chicken breeder farms in the Tamworth region of New South Wales.  Successful candidates will be able to work independently and also as part of a team.

This role is an ongoing position and poultry industry experience is not essential.  All training and support will be provided.

About the venue

Our client has many locations across Australia. This role is located in New South Wales.

What you need to do

Key responsibilities:

  • Floor walking;
  • Collecting, grading and packing eggs;
  • Monitoring flock behaviour and reporting concerns to the Farm Manager or supervisor;
  • Meeting performance and quality assurance targets;
  • Assisting with farm clean out and setup;
  • Following company policies and procedures with regard to animal welfare, workplace health and safety, environmental, and biosecurity;
  • Assisting with general farm tasks as required
What they expect

To be considered for the job:

  • Strong commitment to work responsibilities;
  • Punctuality and reliability;
  • Team Player;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Sound literacy skills;
  • Self-motivation to work with minimal supervision;
  • A desire to take ownership and responsibility;
  • A genuine interest in working with animals;
  • Current drivers’ licence.
Terms of employment
  • Minimum 3 months
  • Working hours 40 hours per week
  • Valid Working Holiday Visa
What the pay is like
  • Hourly gross wages $26.00
  • Payment is done per week
  • Exact wage details are discussed during interview
How to get there

You will fly directly into Sydney. From Sydney you can get to the Poultry farm by bus which takes around 6 hours.

About accommodation

You can stay at any Hostel or get shared accommodation. Hostels go for between $150-200 per week and rooms in shared accommodation go for $200-300 per week.

About the area

Think Tamworth, think country music. This is undoubtedly Australia's country music capital, home to a world-renowned music festival and the 12-metre high Golden Guitar. As the hub of the New England region of NSW, it also boasts amazing food and wine experiences, and a plethora or outdoor adventure activities.

Why you don't want to miss this opportunity!
  • This role will provide ongoing clean work
  • is applicable to your 88-day visa extension
  • Clean and controlled working environment
  • All training and support will be provided
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