The time has come where we need an enormous amount of workers to get the crops off across all the 20,700-grain farms in Australia. This is just one section that needs workers such as the stone fruit season just about to kick off as well. Here we list all of the recruiting agencies that we know and also any Adhoc roles farmers have put in.
Please contact the details below for further information. Farms Advice Podcast is helping provide the right information and we’re not directly hiring ourselves. We want to make this a smooth transition for both workers and farmers.
What Type Of Harvest Roles Are Available?
Grain Harvest – Cotton Harvest – Mango Harvest – Stone Fruit Harvest and more.
- Grain sampler
- Weigh bridge attendant
- Unload trucks into silos or open bunkers
- Logistics and operations
- Drive a header
- Drive a chaser bin
- Cook an prepare melas for a working team
- Fruit Picker
The list is never-ending and you’ll be bound to find a role that suits your needs.
How Much Are You Paid For Harvest?
The minimum pay for harvest workers will be $25.41 an hour as outlined by Fair Work Australia
Grain Receival Sites
GrainCorp: With grain sites across Eastern Australia you’ll be trained up initially and provided with the right PPE gear ready to unload trucks, sample the grain, or weigh the trucks on and off as they come.
Fletchers International: A locally based site for Dubbo in Central West NSW. All the possible roles available and maybe even a career on the other side. A leading agribusiness for Australia shipping grains across the world.
Viterra: A South Australian-based company that offers a huge range of locations.
CBH Group: Western Australian-based casual harvest jobs
GrainFlow: Roles based around the Eastern parts of Australia
Emerald Group Australia Pty Ltd: Emerald Grain is seeking applications for harvest Country Operator positions across its country network in Victoria and Southern NSW. Positions are available from early October through to January and training will be undertaken prior to commencement.
Harvest Recruitment Agencies
AgriLabour: A recruitment agency that places you across a variety of roles. With grain, cotton, mango, blueberry, and broadacre harvests are ready to kickoff.
Seasonal Work Oz: An Instagram-based rural photographer, Heidi, has started recruiting to help the process along. With accommodation, food, and $300 a day you can’t go wrong.
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Farms Looking for Workers
You may be eligible for the $6,000 in AgMove payments from the Commonwealth Government
These are farmers looking directly for workers to help them complete their 2021/22 harvest season. Contact them with the details below and tell them where you heard the role from.
New South Wales
1 x header driver from mid-October around Moree, NSW. Email Tom Now for further information
3 x Farm Hands for the upcoming harvest. Based around Moree, NSW. Contact Oscar on his Gumtree Profile
1 x chaser bin driver in Grenfell, NSW (6weeks work) – Start Early Nov. Email Nathan for more
1 x Header, 1 x Chaser Bin Driver in Horsham, VIC(October-Early January) Call Denise on 0418 324 676
1 x Header Driver in Wimmera, VIC. 4 Weeks work Needed. Contact Gavin for details
1 x Header Driver, 1 x Truck Driver in West Wimmera (1 Full-time job after) Ring Tom on 0429 605 760
Western Australian Farms
2 x Header drivers in the North of Perth WA. Email Now for further details (Mark)
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If all else fails type into Google like we did and find them on seek or indeed.
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We are in no way liable for the jobs on the website and the payment that comes from the roles. Harvest is a tough sport but a very rewarding one too. Become a part of something larger by helping get off one of the biggest crops ever. Farms Advice is helping the farmers and workers connect by offering a free resource. We’re unable to reply to all requests but will do our best to accommodate. Returning requests within 72 hours.
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