Other Farm, Forestry and Garden Worker

Other Farm, Forestry and Garden Workers includes a range of occupations such as Hunter-Trappers and Pest Controllers.

Overview

Other Farm, Forestry and Garden Workers includes a range of occupations such as Hunter-Trappers and Pest Controllers.

Day-to-day

  • hunts, traps and shoots animals for food, pelts, research and for pest control registration or licensing may be required
  • applies pest or weed management techniques to kill and control pests or weeds in domestic, commercial and industrial areas, roadsides, and private and public lands registration or licensing may be required.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • requires driving
  • working outdoors.

Occupation snapshot
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$1,086 / week
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Moderate
Apprenticeships may be available

To become an Other Farm, Forestry and Garden Worker

  • You can work as an Other Farm, Forestry or Garden Worker without formal qualifications, however, they may be useful. A Vocational Education and Training (VET) course in pest management, meat processing or another related field might be helpful.

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