Job Opening - Farm Hand/Laborer (Amaroo Hills, NC)

Amaroo Hills

Location

Amaroo Hills Emu Farm NC Location (Liberty, NC 27298)

About Amaroo Hills

Amaroo Hills sells all-natural USDA inspected emu, ostrich, duck, guinea, and chicken products direct to consumers, restaurants, and wholesalers. We are America’s leading producer and seller of USDA inspected emu meat. We strive to produce products that are good for people AND good for the environment. We have farms in Ashland City, TN, and Liberty, NC. 

Job Description

The Farm Hand/Laborer at Amaroo Hills, North Carolina is expected to play a very active role in raising and caring for our emus as well as executing day-to-day operational tasks.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Feed livestock daily and provide general care
  • Daily cleaning of chick barn
  • Collect eggs during laying season
  • Assist in the incubation and hatching process 
  • Assist in the construction of new fencing, shelters, and buildings
  • Load emus for transport
  • Perform landscaping, mowing, and weed-eating of grounds

 

    REQUIREMENTS

    • Comfortable working with and around large animals
    • Able to repeatedly lift and move heavy objects (60 lbs minimum)
    • Able to work in North Carolina summer conditions
    • Able to work early mornings and some weekends
    • Strong work ethic
    • Eager to learn
    • Must pass a background check
    • At least 1 year of farming experience preferred
    • Ability to operate a tractor and heavy machinery preferred

     

    Job Type

    Full-time (35-40 hours per week - flexible hours)

    Compensation

    Starting at $15 per hour

    APPLY

    Too apply for this position, please CLICK THIS LINK to fill out the short application and then email your resume to info@amaroohills.com. NO APPLICATION WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR THE FARM HAND/LABORER POSITION AT AMAROO HILLS EMU FARM NORTH CAROLINA UNLESS A RESUME IS SUBMITTED BY THE APPLICANT VIA EMAIL. Please email us at info@amaroohills.com with any questions.