This is a small industry and many jobs are in Agriculture. Many workers live in regional Australia and around half are Farmers and Farm Managers. Seasonal work is common, providing short-term opportunities for workers of all ages. Many skills are learned on-the-job and around half of workers do not have post-school qualifications. The number of workers with a university degree has been growing.

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Agricultural Technicians

Agricultural Technicians perform tests and experiments, and provide technical support to assist Agricultural Scientists in areas such as research, pro...

  • $1,441 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Aquaculture Farmers

Aquaculture Farmers plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to breed and raise fish and other aquatic stock.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Aquaculture Workers

Aquaculture Workers perform routine tasks in breeding and raising fish and other aquatic stock.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Deck and Fishing Hands

Deck and Fishing Hands maintain ships' equipment and structures, and catch fish, crustacea and molluscs.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Fencers

Fencers erect and repair fences and gates.

  • $1,132 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Mixed Crop and Livestock Farm Workers

Mixed Crop and Livestock Farm Workers perform routine tasks in crop cultivation and animal production.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmers

Mixed Crop and Livestock Farmers plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to both grow crops and to breed and raise livestoc...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Nurserypersons

Nurserypersons propagate and cultivate trees, shrubs, and ornamental and flowering plants in plant nurseries.

  • $1,073 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Shearers

Shearers remove wool and hair from sheep, goats, alpacas and other animals.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level
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