- Other Agriculture & Primary Industry
- Casual / Temporary
Agstaff is a New Zealand owned and operated Recruitment and labour hire company, specialising in the Agriculture sector.
We are looking for seasonal operators from July/August onwards through to December or possibly longer periods/fulltime for our busy cultivation, drilling and planting operation.
We are a specialist cultivation, drilling and precision planting business operating in Central Canterbury producing, fodder beet, kale, cereals, grass, maize, small seeds and development work.
The opportunity exists for some of these positions to become full-time, we also work in with other contractors so can arrange further work once the cereal harvest gets underway.
Operators should possess the following skills,
*Experience in cultivation, drilling and precision planting operating large equipment, in a safe and efficient manner.
*Attitude is everything, so a willingness to learn and develop new skills, and take responsibility for the operation and maintenance equipment is key.
*Hold a valid driver’s licence.
*Have experience with GPS, Auto Steer, Section control, headland management, boundary lines,
*Maintain a clean and tidy cab.
Accommodation and meals available.
We operate 4, 8345 R and a 9470 R John Deere tractors with auto steer and a range of equipment including 2 Vaderstad 7m Topdowns, 2 John Deere 6m 750A drills, 8m Vaderstad Rapid drill, 10m Swifterdisc, 8m cultivator and roller combination, 8m leveller and roller combination, 8 furrow reversible plough, and two, 12 row fodder beet planters with more gear getting added annually.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa
- Current CV with 2 contactable work references
- Pass a drug test
- Current Class 2 license (minimum requirement)
- Reliable transport
- Available for mobilisation to site July - August
If this sounds like you apply on line today!