Work in the industry

CANEGROWERS helps members find workers for their farms and tries to match people looking for work with positions available in our dynamic industry. A list of the positions currently on offer and job seekers is below.

You can also click here to register your vacant position or work search information. Remember to include:

  • Details of the worker or position you are seeking
  • The area of Queensland you are in
  • What skills or licences you hold or require
  • Telephone and email contact details

We'll publish it on this page for four weeks and in the available next edition of Australian Canegrower magazine. Don't forget to tell us when the position is filled or you find a job!

Jobs Vacant

  • Posted 3 August 2017: Position available for an Infielder Operator in Burdekin area. Ph. 0418778411
  • Posted 3 August 2017: Experienced person in all aspects of cane growing, fully irrigated farm, 4 bedroom house, close to town, Mirani area. Ph 0419654457 or 0749389100
  • Posted 18 July 2017: Looking for a Harvester Operator immediate start to drive Case 8000 Wheel Harvester and 8800 Track Machines. Proserpine Phone Bruce 0408776481. Permanent Position.
  • Posted 17 July 2017: Experienced person required to work 100ha irrigated cane farm at Mirani. 4 bedroom house available. Ph. 0419654457 for more information. After hours Ph. 49389100
  • Posted 2 June 2017: Wanted experienced haulout driver for 2017 season, Bundaberg area. Ph.+61 7 41513354
  • Posted 2 June 2017: Haulout Operator required 2017 season, Carmila area. Ph. 0407701298
  • Posted 2 June 2017: Wanted: Experienced Laser Leveller driver for the Tully area, will be required to travel for work.  Lev 1 Pilot Licence required.  Ph. Mario 0429686230
  • Posted 25 May 2017: Wanted: Harvester/Haulout operator must be mechanically minded with some experience. House available Mackay/Calen area for 2017 season. Ph. 0429010996

Work Wanted

Note: Job listings will be posted for 4 weeks. Contact us to renew if you are still seeking work.

  • Posted 27 July 2017: Looking for farm and harvest work around Murwillumbah and Northern Rivers. Experienced driving chaser bins in grain harvests. Also worked in earthmoving can operate bobcat, excavator. Have HR truck licence. George , 33, Aussie. 0408244820
  • Posted 17 July 2017: Looking for work as a Haulout Driver in the Herbert River Area for the remainder of the 2017 season. Prefer Stone River, Lannercost and Abergowrie Areas. I have MR and UD licences and 5yrs experience with Elevating Tippers. Living Locally now and even a Roster on/off Job share would suit. Please phone 0467238752 or email
  • Posted 17 July 2017: Hard worker looking for farm work in the Mackay (QLD) region: Have manual license, Certificate 2 and 3 in Agriculture, Certificate 1 in Automotive, First aid certificate, Chemical safety certificate, Artificial Insemination Certificate. Ph.Nikki on 0438249625 or email
  • Posted 14 July 2017: 28yo operator/labourer/fitter seeking work in the Sarina/Mackay area and surrounds. Have a car and place to stay in Sarina. Fitter and operator for the last 10 years, worked in the farming industry when I was young and progressed to the mining industry. Can fix your mowers through to your truck and can operate a forklift through to a semi. Call or text Sam on 0422484558 or email
  • Posted 14 July 2017: Hard-working loyal individual looking for farm work. I am 28 years old and coming from the Netherlands. I have experience in fruit picking, am a fast learner and always ready for a new challenge. Available from August till November. Please contact me if you have any work. Robbert Brouwer. Tel. 0011-31-614705816 or E:
  • Posted 14 July 2017: Motivated and dynamic French group of seven (2 women and 5 men aged 21–26 years) looking for work to extend visa. All friends with a good team spirit. We've got 3 cars (2 x 4WD and 1 van) so we can move immediately. Call 0420574278 or email: Thanks.
  • Posted 29 June 2017: MC license, LG grader ticket, UD license, Two years’ experience with sugar bush harvester. Final trim grader operator. Ingham or Tully area I am seeking work. Excavator, bobcat, backhoe, trucks, plant cane. Farm hand. 0458854475. Colin.
  • Posted 29 June 2017: 2 Italian boys seeking farm work to extend working holiday visa. Visa expires 31 October. We are good workers and have a car. Call Francesco on +61 481 284 360, or Danilo on +61 431 095 974.
  • Posted 29 June 2017: Looking for a tractor, harvester, construction, machinery or livestock job. Anything based on machines. Prefer driving tractors or harvesters. Farm experience. Call Florian on 0416376907.
  • Posted 29 June 2017: 24-year-old Chinese girl looking for farm work. Hard working and responsible, in Australia on a one-year working holiday. Outgoing and friendly. In Australia I have work experience in orange and papaya picking. Now I'm looking for a job on a farm. If you have any questions or would like more information, please email Judy (Bihong Chen)
  • Posted 21 June 2017: Ingham to Bowen Looking for driving work. HR licence. Will work any hours. Call Paddy on 0427216720 any time.
  • Posted 21 June 2017: Tablelands area - Interested in a haul out job. Limited experience but a fast learner. Have UD Tractor Licence, HR truck licence (condition B) and white card. Ph. Darren 0429207275
  • Posted 21 June 2017: Experienced Haulout Operator, 5th year, seeking position in Sunshine Coast/Northern NSW area. Experienced with JCB Fastrack & Elevated Tipper, and more. Current open UD licence & HR learners. Ph. 0422351607 or 0412668664 email:
  • Posted 21 June 2017: Tractor Operator - Seeking employment as haulout driver or other tractor work. Have 2 years’ experience in John Deere & BSM tippers. Non-drinker & non-smoker living in Gin Gin, but willing to travel. Ph. Brady 0466941286 or email
  • Posted 21 June 2017: Cairns area - Job wanted. Tractor driver or any other job. I have tractor driving experience and farm experience. Ph. 0499714806 or email