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 (or seeking work 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!

CANEGROWERS is unable to assist overseas travellers with short term farm work for visa extensions. The best place to look is the Federal Government's Harvest Trail resource.

Jobs Vacant

  • Farm hand wanted for busy family farm in Mackay area. Crops include sugarcane, grains and horticulture. Duties include machinery operations, irrigation, spraying, planting, harvesting, maintenance and manual handling tasks. Previous farm and GPS experience preferred. Ph: 0438597270.

  • Experienced Harvester Driver. Ingham Area. Approx 60,000 tonnes. Start immediately. Ph: 0499888919 or 0747772130.

Work Wanted

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

  • Mitchell Beattie. Maryborough QLD. Willing to travel for the right position. Front end loader. Skid Steer. ACDC licence. HC OPEN licence. E: Ph: 0400025928.
  • Previous experience includes Sugar Boilers Assistant, Chainsaw and Chipper Operator, Houseman and Maintenance. Located in FNQ. E: Ph: 0432823706.
  • Extensive experience operating tractors of all horsepower, farm machinery, various earthmoving plant. Heavy Combination (not Road Ranger) Licence. Voc excavator, front end loader. Forklift and LO extension. Located in Mackay/Bowen area. E: Ph John: 0419508406.
  • Looking for haul out operator position for the 2020 crushing season. Hold HR licence and front end loader. Innisfail area. E: Ph James: 0488170668.
  • Cane harvester and haul out operator for the crushing season 2020. Can do farm work, repairs and maintenance, case 7700-8800 and other farm machinery. From Mauritius. E: