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Senior Dairy Farm Hand in TAS

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Job Position: Senior Dairy Farm Hand in TAS

Location: North Scottsdale, Launceston & North East TAS 7260

Employment type: Full Time

Salary: base salary approximately $67k annually

Senior Dairy Farm Hand Description

Candidates without Australian working rights will not be considered for this role.

About Aurora Dairies

Aurora Dairies is committed to a long-term investment in the Australian Dairy Industry and operates a portfolio of 47 dairy farms across south-eastern Australia.

Aurora relies on local expertise to operate and improve the productivity of its dairy farms by employing and developing great people, investing in technology, farm development strategies, and supporting infrastructure. Aurora’s operating culture prioritises the health and safety of its employees - inclusive of a strong work-life balance, animal welfare and seeks to positively contribute to the environment and communities in which Aurora operates.

What Aurora Dairies can offer you

Aurora Dairies are currently seeking a Senior Farm Hand for a dairy farm in Waterhouse in North-East Tasmania, located 10 minutes SE from Scottsdale and 15 minutes NE from Bridport. This is an excellent career opportunity offering:

  • A highly competitive salary and career progression opportunities.

  • Work-life balance with a maximum average of 50 work hours per week (5 days on, 2 days off roster).

  • Being part of a large scale dairy business that values all of its people, animals and the environment.

  • Close proximity to Scottsdale which is the major shopping town and Bridport which is iconic for its crystal clear beaches and stunning cafes & restaurants.

  • Full time or casual employment opportunities available for your partner if required.

  • Support to pursue training and education opportunities.

  • A remuneration package based on level of relevant skills and experience (base salary approximately $67k annually).

  • Access to our Employee Assistance Program for you and your family.

A key focus of this role will involve 'outside of the dairy shed' work which will include tasks the areas of:

  • Driving and upholding Animal Health and Safe Operating Procedures.

  • Machinery work.

  • Water based tasks including irrigation, water lines and pumps.

  • Fencing, repairs and maintenance and welding.

  • Outdoor stock work, animal husbandry and dairy work. 

  • Pasture management.


The desired skills and experience for this opportunity are:

  • Past dairy industry experience is highly desirable, but we may consider inexperienced applicants with the right attitude.

  • Committed to ensuring a safe workplace.

  • Reliable and punctual.

  • Good work ethic and positive attitude.

  • Team player.

Additional Information

What makes Aurora Dairies unique?

  • A true safety focus across the entire company. Safety first, what’s the rush. Aurora Dairies was the WorkSafe Victoria 2021 winner of the Commitment to Workplace Health and Safety on a Farm Award.

  • A strong focus on fatigue management and work hours. We pride ourselves on work-life balance.

  • Opportunities to grow your career both on the farm or with broader horizons through professional development and other training opportunities. Learning and development of our people is a strong focus at all levels of the organization.

  • An organization that has made commitments to sustainability and is putting that into action.

  • Being part of an organization of which integrity, trust, and collaboration are their core values.

Apply Now Or Check other Dairy Farm jobs in Australia Here.

If you have a passion for dairy and/or agriculture and are looking for your next step in a progressive dairy company, please submit your updated resume and cover letter. For further information, please contact us at auroratalent@auroradairies.com.au or you can contact Shaz Simkin at 0447 771 681.

Please note, we may only make contact you if your profile is suitable to the requirements of this position. Applicants without Australian working rights cannot be considered for this role.


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