CFM Dairy Recruitment have the following situations vacant -  TRACTOR / MACHINERY and FEED OPERATORS


For all enquiries and full position description, please contact us via email or phone.


**  Please Note - all Applicants wishing to apply for any job vacancies listed herein will need to supply a cover letter with a current CV/Resume and references.  This can be done by way of email or fax.





Experienced Tractor / Feed Operator

Date Listed: 6.7.2020




Location - Echuca, Northern Victoria


Permanent Full Time / Immediate Start



A position has become available for an experienced Tractor / Feed Operator to join our client’s progressive, large scale dairy enterprise situated at Echuca in Northern Victoria.


This modern entity, which strives for excellence in cow health, nutrition and production, operates a pasture based / TMR system with feedlot – currently milking 1000 cows in a fully automated 60 stand rotary dairy.


Employment Specifics


The successful applicant must be reliable, efficient and self-motivated with a progressive attitude. This is a very demanding position requiring the right person to be committed to the job. To be considered you will have:

  • Previous experience in operation and maintenance of Tractors, JCB Telehandler and Keenan Wagon
  • Experience with stack management
  • Commitment to high animal welfare standards
  • Excellent work ethics, good communication skills with attention to detail
  • Must be capable of following precise instructions
  • Ability to work in a strong team environment as well as unsupervised;
  • A workplace safety focus
  • Experience in developing and implementing Standard Operating Procedures;
  • Good time management, confidence and attention to detail qualities.


Duties will include, but not limited to

  • Responsible for accurate mixing of feed rations – as instructed
  • Responsible for tractor operation and feeding out
  • Pushing feed up to troughs – maintaining clean & tidy surrounds at all times
  • Reporting intake and loss of daily feed rations
  • Cleaning and maintenance of associated machinery & implements
  • Responsible for cleaning and maintenance of feed shed


Our Client offers

  • Attractive remuneration package (based on competency & skill set)
  • Flexible / Immediate start date
  • Accommodation may be negotiated to the right applicant
  • Long term position


Applications are open to permanent Australian residents or persons with eligible workings rights within Australia.


Sponsorship may be offered to a suitably qualified candidate who meet the required criteria.


Applications are to be emailed to to include a cover letter, Resume and current references. Telephone enquiries to Fiona on 0428 480 087.



Applications Close: 31st August 2020