Harvest & Processing Workers
Bulmer Farms, one of Australiaâ€™s leading vegetable growers, located in the Lindenow Valley in East-Gippsland, is seeking 30 harvest and processing workers on a fulltime basis (38 hours/ week) to assist with the daily operations. Pay rates and conditions follow the Horticulture Award 2010. Work is available from September 2019 and you must commit to this role for at least 12 months.
Duties & Responsibilities as Harvest Worker (20 vacancies) Cutting, picking or machine harvesting of vegetables in a safe and efficient manner, ensuring productivity and quality goals are met Understand and adhere to all food safety practices and Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Care for crops, including pinching, as required by Harvest Supervisor Safely and responsibly use any equipment, including knives and harvest machinery, provided by Bulmer Farms Duties & Responsibilities as Processing Worker (10 vacancies) Completing a range of duties in the Processing crew, including box making, packing, stacking and operating the wash line machinery, in a safe and efficient matter, ensuring productivity and quality goals are met Understand and adhere to all food safety practices and Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) Safely and responsibly use any equipment, including knives and machinery, provided by Bulmer Farms The roles are physically demanding and require you to be able to stand on your feet for long periods of time. Most of the work is repetitive and requires manual handling. You may be required to undergo a medical check and drug/alcohol tests prior to commencement.
Selection Criteria Be fit and healthy, with good flexibility Ability to stand and bend over for long periods of time Ability to follow instructions and learn and apply new processes quickly Ability to work in a team environment Demonstrate good communication skills Ability to work night shifts and work in all temperatures and weather conditions Ability to follow quality assurance processes Strong work ethic and punctuality with reliable transport to get to your shifts Applications must address the selection criteria and all claims against the selection criteria must be substantiated. Any application that fails to do so will not be considered. Applicants from outside the Bairnsdale area must demonstrate a commitment to moving to and living in Bairnsdale for the period of employment.
If you are interested in joining our team, please send an expression of interest along with your resume to: hrbulmerfarms.com.au.