Agricultural Mobile Plant Operators
An opportunity to join a leading potato and onion grower Modern tractors, harvesters and farm machinery Multiple Positions in Locations in Riverland and Mallee Regions, and Murray River Regions Salary Range $48,000 - $50,000 per annum superannuation The Company Our client is an established dynamic South Australian family owned business supplying potatoes and onions for sale in major Australian supermarket chains and produce markets nationally. The business is experiencing high growth, and provides a perfect opportunity for an experienced and highly motivated individual to take on new challenges within their business. The Role As agricultural mobile plant operator you will undertake the important role of operating their modern harvesting, tractors and other mobile equipment to ensure our produce maintains its optimum quality during the harvesting process.
The successful applicant will have farm experience in a similar role but not necessarily with potatoes and onions. They will have the passion and commitment to do a good job and take pride in their work. Your Tasks Set up, position, adjust and safely operate of mobile plant machinery Operate self-propelled and tractor-drawn plant to plough, plant, cultivate and harvest crops Service, lubricate, clean and refuel mobile plant machinery Perform minor repairs on mobile plant equipment and machinery Maintain workplace, health and safety standards and to adhere to company policies and procedures at all times Your Skills and Experience You will have proven experience in the operation of farm machinery including large scale tractors, harvesters and other mobile plant You will have good communication skills which will enable you to liaise with farm managers, agronomists and other team members You will possess strong attention to detail and have passion and pride in the quality of your work.
You must have a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience.