Farm Hand - Macadamia OrchardPrivate Advertiser
- Job Listing Date
- 9 Sept 2019
- Lismore & Far North Coast
- Work Type
- Full Time
- Farming, Animals & Conservation, Farm Labour
An experienced Farm Hand is required for a macadamia orchard located at Wollongbar, Northern NSW. This position would suit a person with a keen interest in the macadamia industry.
Tasks and responsibilities include:
- Operating and maintenance of farm plant and machinery associated with a macadamia orchard including:
- Spraying; and
- Fertiliser spreading.
- Maintenance of orchard including:
- Weed control;
- Pruning; and
- Chipping branches.
- Undertake work in the dehusking shed as required.
The successful candidate will have:-
- Experience with the operation and maintenance of farm plant and equipment. Macadamia industry experience is preferred.
- Current chainsaw certificate and chemical application accreditation is required.
- Ability to maintain and service machinery as required.
- Ability to work unsupervised.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Knowledge and adherence to WH&S policies and safe work practices.
- Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
- Do you own or have regular access to a car?