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Employment and Recruitment

This section of the FarmPoint website has links to information about hiring people, employer obligations, employee entitlements, skills and training, complaints, disputes and employee relations. 

See also the Work Health and Safety pages on the FarmPoint website.

  Links (FarmPoint is not responsible for the content of the websites linked to below. The link does not constitute any form of endorsement.)

Ag Careers website

An online career site for agriculture, food, natural resources, and biotechnology.


Look for jobs or advertise vacancies. AgbizCareers is designed as an independent resource for the Australian Agribusiness sector. It is a cost effective way to seek and advertise agribusiness positions in Australia.


AgPeople is a specialist recruitment company focusing on the selection of key staff for agribusiness.

Agri Business Recruitment

Agribusiness Recruitment is a specialist recruitment company focused on providing recruitment solutions within the Australian agribusiness industry.


Specialist agribusiness recruitment agency.

Australian JobSearch

Australian JobSearch is a free online employment service.

Careers at the Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment (Tasmania)

At DPIPWE there are job opportunities for engineers, microbiologists, surveyors, marine zoologists, quarantine officers, hydrographers, plant pathologists, ecologists, farm managers, horticulturalists, valuers, policy analysts - the list goes on.

Farm recruitment

Information on recruitment, induction, retention planning, apprentices and trainees etc

Harvest Hotline Australia

Provides a register of Australian and international staff to work as fruit pickers, header/cotton picker drivers, farmhands and general harvest help for wheat, cotton, fruit or vegetables

Harvest Jobs - seasonal employment in Australia

Website listing seasonal harvest work opportunities around Australia. Search by state or territory. Farmers looking for seasonal workers can register on the site as an employer and have their job opportunities listed.

How do I staff my business? (Business Point)

Covers attracting and retaining staff plus human resource issues as your business gets bigger.

Safe Work Australia

The role of Safe Work Australia is to develop national occupational health and safety (OHS) and workers' compensation policy; encourage policy discussion and research and promote consistency in legislation developed by states and territories.

Starting a Business (Aust Gov)

Information about hiring people; employer obligations; employee entitlements; skills and training; complaints, disputes and employee relations.

Workcover Tasmania

The WorkCover Tasmania Board is established by the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 and the Workplace Health and Safety Act 1995.

Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act (1988)

An Act to provide for the rehabilitation and compensation of workers in respect of occupational injuries suffered by workers.

WorkSafe Tasmania

Worksafe Tasmania covers health and safety information, wellbeing guidance, long service leave advice and statutory holiday dates.