Poultry Farm Worker

Performs routine tasks on a poultry farm such as collecting eggs and placing them in incubators, providing poultry with feed and water, and disinfecting hatcheries to prevent disease.
Training time 12 months - 1 year
Average pay $38,012
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 1,600

What does a Poultry Farm Worker do?

  • patrolling, inspecting and reporting on the condition of livestock
  • providing livestock with feed and water
  • assisting with maintaining the health and welfare of livestock
  • collecting eggs and placing in incubators
  • cleaning hatcheries and performing minor repairs on fixtures, buildings and fences

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Certificate III in Poultry Production