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Our Client GLOBAL HARVESTING PTY LTD located at 73 LEICHHARDD STREET, MUNDUBBERA, 4626, QLD with ABN: 98 600 515 106, is looking energetic, passionate & highly experienced Horticulture Grower for various for various farms around Bundaberg areas. This will be a shift work and there might be possibilities of working on more than one farm depending on the need for the management of production and crop management activities. Its full time position.
HORTICULTURE GROWER – 8 positions Duties will include: Planning and coordinating the production and marketing of crops, such as fruit and nuts, vegetables, turf and flowers, from soil preparation to harvest taking into account environmental and market factors Selecting and planting seeds, seedlings and bulbs, and grafting new varieties to root stocks. Maintaining crop production by cultivating, de-budding and pruning, and maintaining optimal growing conditions Organising and conducting farming operations, such as collecting, storing, grading and packaging produce, and organising the sale, purchase and despatch of produce Directing and overseeing general farming activities such as fertilising and pest and weed control Maintaining farm buildings, fences, equipment and water supply systems Maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity, and planning crop preparation and production to meet contract requirements and market demand RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Monitor production success rates to ensure planned targets are met. Ensure quality control throughout the production process.
Plan & implement pest and disease control. Plan & implement nutrition programs. Manipulation of growing environments.
Implement staff training. Skills and Experience: · Unrestricted working rights in Australia. · Strong plant and horticultural knowledge will be preferred.
· Nursery production experience will be advantageous. It’s a Full-time job with Salary of $55000 - $60000 for suitable candidate. Farm accommodation can be arranged for minimal charges.