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Production Horticulture Supervisor
Hussey & Co Pty Ltd ABN: 35913060246 Production Horticulture Supervisor SALARY OFFERED: $65,000 - $70,000 (Fulltime) Somerville Victoria Our growing FMCG business located on the Mornington Peninsula, is looking for an energetic, passionate & highly experienced Production Horticulture Supervisor Duties will include: Ensure scheduled crops for intended harvest have passed the withholding period Ensure that all specialised harvest equipment is maintained Ensure correct harvest to suit conditions of crop, soil moisture and variety to minimize any mechanical damage Liaise with Farm Operation Manager / Shed Production Manager / Maintenance Supervisor Ensure quality of harvest throughout harvest period to minimize damage. Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs Transport and store chemicals Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases Implement a post-harvest program Establish horticultural crops Carry out emergency disease or plant pest control procedures at infected premises Operate chemical application machinery and equipment Coordinate work site activities Perform shed nursery activities Regulate crops It is essential you possess the following: Hands on and show of commitment Successful completion of relevant AQF Cert III or Cert IV qualifications or equivalent Proven post-qualification experience in a similar role or ability to adapt and display skills required Proven ability and willingness to work as part of a team Ability to work autonomously, without supervision.