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TA Whiteside and Co is a family farming business based in Waiwera South, South Otago.  We are an 850 hectare arable farm, with a mix of small seeds and cereal crops.

We are on the lookout for an experienced tractor/machinery operator to join our small but great team. The full-time job includes spraying, other machinery operating, and maintenance of plant/machinery.


We require someone who has:

  • At least two years of agricultural machinery operation.
  • A passion for agriculture machinery.
  • Honesty, punctuality, and commitment to customer service.
  • Has or is willing to obtain a current chemical handling certificate.
  • Accurate record and time keeping skills.
  • A high standard of workmanship and machinery care
  • Must be able to work in a team environment and also be comfortable working alone.
  • A good understanding of general servicing of machinery along with the willingness to spend time repairing and maintaining tractors and other implements.
  • Willingness and ability to work extended hours when required during busy periods
  • Experience with Drilling, spray operation and Combine Harvest operation would be a bonus.
  • Have past experience with stock management have general farm hand skills.


We offer:

  • A positive work environment in a great team.
  • Modern equipment.
  • Variation of work within the role
  • Generous Remuneration based on experience and performance.
  • A five year old, 3 bedroom house 2 minutes walk from a great country primary school.
  • The secondary school bus stop into Balclutha is also a 2 minute walk away.


Please contact Craig for more information

Applications close 30 June 2019.

  • Classifications: Agricultural, Forestry & Fishing
  • Company: TA Whiteside and Co
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Sector: Private
  • Town: Waiwera South, South Otago
  • Country: New Zealand