1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
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FARM OVERSEERS supervise and coordinate the activities of Farm Hands.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate III or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification.

Tasks Include:

  • organising farming activities and allocating duties to Farm Hands
  • ensuring deadlines are met for activities such as seeding and harvesting
  • organising transportation for livestock and crops
  • conferring with managers to coordinate activities with other farming or organisational units
  • maintaining attendance records and rosters, and explaining and enforcing safety regulations
  • overseeing the work of farming units and suggesting improvements and changes


This section contains the following subsection :
              4611-11 Farm Overseer

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