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What do mixed crop and livestock farm workers do?

  • patrol, inspect, report on, and help maintain the condition of crops and livestock
  • irrigate land for crop growth and provide livestock with feed and water
  • muster and move livestock to milking and shearing sheds and between paddocks
  • operate farm machines to cultivate, plant, fertilise, spray and harvest field crops
  • load and unload seed grain, fertilisers and livestock feed, and load field crops into transporters
  • maintain and repair buildings, machines, fences, plant and water systems

Very low

projected job openings

$41-$52k

qualified full-time wage

74%

employed full-time

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