Tree Crop Farm Hand – Sunshine Coast - FILLED BY US!
An opportunity to join a thriving lychee farm that is nestled 10mins from the beach and work with a great team of people.
Who will you work for?
This is a unique lychee production business located on the Sunshine Coast that would provide you with an opportunity to live and work in amazing part of Australia. The farm itself is tidy, well maintained and very productive. All of the lychees produced are sold through a marketing group where 90% end up in Asia. This farm is owned and managed by an experienced farmer and his business partner who has no day-to-day engagement on the farm.
As an employee you will be exposed to a positive, innovative and professional environment. An environment that will encourage you to continue to develop your technical, people management and commercial skills.
The role itself?
Reporting to the General Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for::
Operation of farm machinery including tractors, sprayers and mowers
Coordination of irrigation and fertigation
Operation of elevated platform equipment
Orchard management including monitoring of pests and bugs
General farm and workshop maintenance as required
Ability to work unsupervised and independently on your own
Completing tasks & projects both independently and as part of a team
Reliability, honesty and self-motivation
Ensure that OH&S obligations are implemented and adhered to by team members
What kind of person will fit the role?
The perfect person for this role will have qualifications in horticulture, as well as proven experience in irrigation, tree cropping and farm machinery operation. As you will be working as part of a small team, it is extremely important that you have an ability to communicate, collaborate and lead.
How will you be rewarded?
You will be rewarded for your contributions to the business with an attractive salary (proportionate to your experience and skill set), accommodation, 9.5% superannuation and outstanding professional development opportunities.
If you would like more information on this role or have any other questions, please make contact with Josh for a confidential conversation.
Sunshine Coast QLD
08 April 2019