Date Posted: 02-06-2014
Location: , Various states, Australia
Contact Person: Peter Martin
Company/Business Name: Staff 360
Agronomist Roles in Australia
Staff 360 specialises in the provision of quality personnel sourced both locally and overseas. For more than 25 years, we have supported Australia’s robust agricultural sector by supplying skilled and experienced workers in cotton, wheat, livestock and sugar cane farming.
Staff 360 has helped hundreds of workers from the U.S., Canada, the U.K and Ireland come to Australia for work over the years.
Our clients are currently seeking Agronomists to work within the Australian farming industry.
• Junior Agronomist
This role requires applicants with the ability to study and work through the environmental factors, cultivation techniques, soils, insects and plant diseases affecting commercial crop production. Possibly prepare technical papers and reports describing the outcome of research, develop procedures and techniques for solving agricultural problems or improving the efficiency of production.
To be eligible you must have experience working on broadacre or cotton farms, general operating and servicing experience of farm equipment, the ability to problem solve, communicate effectively via phone and 2-way radio and carry out standard day to day tasks, as well as highly accurate attention to detail.
On farm accommodation is provided in workers quarters and the pay will vary from place to place, however may be at $20+/hour.
To apply for any of the above roles please submit your resume online.
Find out more about our US-Australian Farm experience program at: www.staff360.com.au/usa