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Farm Hand Team Leader - Poultry

Job Type: Permanent
Location: West Wyalong NSW
Salary: Negotiable

Start Date:
ASAP

Who We Need

Our industry leading client is now looking for a hard-working Team Leader to join one of their largest Poultry Farms (Eggs). The client is one of Australia's largest egg producers; you can find their product in most Australian supermarkets. The business has been operating for over 50 years and in that time the business has grown to have one of the largest market shares with eggs.

Successful applicants will be completing general labour and farm tasks, including working with chickens. Labour tasks include general cleaning, egg collection, floor walking, catching chickens, dismantling slats and building slats and perches, stripping chicken sheds, shoveling manure and waste removal and disposal.

As this is a Team Leader role, the successful candidate will also be responsible for leading a team of Farm Hands across all the above duties.

Job Description

The successful candidate will:
- Have a reliable car and driver's licence
- NOT have regular contact with any birds, chickens or pigs due to quarantine restrictions
- Be willing to work with and be around live chickens and roosters
- Be able to safely complete all tasks, including lots of walking and heavy lifting
- Be available and reliable

Shift start times will vary from between 0600-1030am and you will generally work 5 shifts a week, 4 on & 2 off, including weekends.

You will need to be able to lift up to 20kgs and walk up to 13kms a day, and you must be reliable and available to start immediately.

There is the opportunity for ongoing assignments with this client across their farms for those who are willing to travel, have demonstrated reliability and have a strong work and safety ethic.

Key Job Info

  • Large national business
  • Career progression
  • Permanent position
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