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Autonomous Orchard Spray OperatorPrestige Staffing Pty Ltd
Our client is a major food and agri-business company that operates internationally in over 60 countries and supplies food & industrial raw materials worldwide. Due to a current pilot program, we are currently seeking an Autonomous Orchard Spray Operator. This is a full-time and permanent appointment based in Wemen.
Autonomous Orchard Sprayers are essentially automated spraying systems that are controlled electronically. A single employee can monitor several of these sprayers at a time from the comfort and safety of, for example, a tractor using a laptop computer. The current shift structure is 2 x 11-hour shifts, followed by 3 x 8-hour shifts.
Be advised that nightshifts are required. To be considered, you will possess some form of mechanical and farming knowledge, along with strong IT skills. You must also hold tractor and ATV (Polaris) operation experience.
Machinery and mechanical knowledge will be needed, as at times you will be required to maintain machinery, grease parts, clean filters, along with other general maintenance duties. Above all, you must have strong IT skills to operate the laptop used to control the Autonomous Orchard Sprayers. On most occasions, you will be working autonomously, and therefore you must be forward-thinking, proactive and have the ability to think on your feet if issues arise; particularly working alone on nightshifts.
Given the role is based in Wemen, a ute will be provided for transport to the farms from the Carwarp factory. This is a rare and exciting opportunity to use state-of-the-art technology that is the first of its kind in Sunraysia. For all inquiries, please contact Joe Piscioneri on 03 5023 3990 or josephprestigestaffing.
com.au To submit your application click APPLY NOW. Please make sure you upload a cover letter explaining your suitability for the role, relevant qualifications and recent resume, complete with a minimum of two professional references.