Agricultural Machinery Operators wanted

$28.00 - $34.00 hourly
  • Hauraki Agri LTD
  • Hauraki Road, Turua, New Zealand
  • Jul 13, 2022
Full time Contracting

Job Description

About Hauraki Agri LTD: 

We are based in Turua on the Hauraki Plains, NZ.

We service the Hauraki Plains district which is flat land with the odd hill. 

We run predominantly Massey Ferguson and a couple of Fendt Tractors. 

Hauraki Agri is looking some team members for the upcoming season.

We have 3 Seasonal positions with the potential to go full time - 

  1. Harvester Operator 

Claas Jaguar 900 for grass silage and there will be a new 870 for maize silage. Responsibilities will include Operation of the above machines, general maintenance  including greasing, lubrication, checking tyre pressure, cleaning when required and operation of other machinery.

        2. Stack Driver

JCB 435 for our stack work. Responsibilities will include operation of JCB, general maintenance including greasing, lubrication, checking tyre pressure, cleaning when required and operation of other machinery.

     

        3. General Machinery Operator

Responsibilities will include operation of Tractors, general maintenance including greasing, lubrication, checking tyre pressure, cleaning when required. Key tasks will include cultivation, raking, and binning. 

To be successful in these roles, your key attributes needed are:

  • Minimum 2 years specialized experience with Agricultural Machinery
  • Class 1 License required
  • Able to work independently and also work in a team 
  • Can follow instructions and has good communication skills
  • Has a sense of humor and a positive attitude

Overseas Applicants will be considered.

About the Positions:

  • Start Date is mid September 2022 and finishing approx. beginning of May 2023
  • Minimum hours of work per week is 40 
  • Flexible with rostered days off 
  • Pay Rate - Min $28 p/h to $34 p/h but is negotiable and based on experience
  • Relevant Training will be provided as well as Health and Safety Training before starting 

Thinking of applying to work with us?

Fully furnished accommodation can be provided if need. Light Dinners will be provided after 6pm if still working. Hauraki Agri shirts, singlets and PPE will be given on induction day. 

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