Our client is looking for a team of enthusiastic people to take on an Irrigation farm hand / Spray technician role at their almond farm located in Kenley, Vic which is 25 mins from Boundary bend, Victoria.
Working under the direction of your supervisor, the role is responsible for ensuring almond crops receive the appropriate amount of water, basic maintenance of irrigation systems. Along with other general labouring duties as required. This will include operating a tractor to apply chemicals across the orchard. There may be machinery maintenance, cleaning and labouring tasks involved as well.
Starting immediately, the season is expected to go for approximately 3 months (ongoing position for the right candidates). During this time, your pay is an hourly rate of $29.28 per hour, 8-10 hours per day and approximately 38 - 50 hrs per week.
Your Skills & Experience
You will need to be physically capable of working in hot weather and able to follow clear instructions. Tractor and irrigation experience are both highly regarded.
Good communication skills are also necessary as is being able to work with a multicultural and diverse team. To be a successful candidate for the position, you will need the following:
- Previous experience in a similar role (highly regarded)
- Good spoken English
- Tractor operating experience preferred but not essential
- Experience working with fixed irrigation systems
Choose Agri Labour Australia
Agri Labour Australia is an award-winning Australian company with clients in every State and Territory. Proudly representing major agribusiness, large primary producers, rural operators and local farmers - we are more than a recruitment agency. Founded on our firsthand knowledge of the land and dedicated to the ongoing success of our client's businesses and our candidate's careers, you can rely on us for expertise, advice and support.
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