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Company Dave Wilson Contracting Ltd
Location Southland, Southland
Listed Mon 23 Jul, 3:53 pm
Type Full time, Contract/Temp
Dave Wilson Contracting covers most Agricultural Contracting areas from Full Cultivation, Drilling, Balage, Silage and all aspects of Arable Farming

We require an experienced operator with a minimum of 2 years experience operating large gear. This position is for an operator who also knows there way around large Agricultural equipment. Experience operating all the equipment isn't necessary as training will be given, but a can do attitude and good listening skills are a must.

Position starts mid September 2017 - mid/late April 2018 this is all depending on the season, this position may eventually be full time.

Must be able to think on their feet, be motivated, honest, reliable and work well in a team but also be able to work solo.

We run well maintained modern gear and want an operator that will treat them with respect and look after the machinery.

We need you to be capable of operating some the following gear:

- 6 Furrow Reversible Plough and 6 Furrow Conventional
- 6m Power Harrow
- 6m Cultivators
- 6m John Deere Drill and Roller Drill
- Mowers
- McHale Fusion Balers
- Combine Drivers
- Trailer Driving

To be successful in applying you must take pride in your appearance by being clean and tidy. Having good mechanical knowledge and being able to do repairs on gear is a huge advantage.
Hold a valid Class 1, but Class 2 perferred

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.