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Nursery Hand

Advertiser: Tara Valley Nursery Ornamental Sales Pty LtdMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
1 Jul 2020
Brisbane, Southern Suburbs & Logan
Work Type
Full Time
Farming, Animals & Conservation, Horticulture

Level/Salary Range:

  • Grade 1A – 3 Months’ Probation   $740.80/Week, $19.49/Hour
  • Grade 1B – After 3 Months’ Probation $762.10/Week, $20.06/Hour


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Potting: Standards will be a minimum of 1200 tubes to 140mm or equivalent in larger pot size per day.
  • Potting or putting down plants out in growing areas as required.
  • Pruning, grading, moving, and weeding.
  • Staking, fertilizing, and watering.
  • Picking, cleaning & labeling plants to a standard of 10 trays per hour in dispatch.
  • Packing orders, putting together trolleys & helping to load the trucks.
  • Driving a nursery vehicle including a Bob cat if required.
  • Sowing and pricking seed & deflasking tissue culture in propagation.
  • Mixing media, washing tubes & trays.
  • Filling out paperwork as required.

You must be reliable, be able to follow instructions as per the verbal or written direction given & you must be able to meet the KPI for the tasks outlined above.


Please Apply by emailing your resume to

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • What is the maximum weight that you are comfortable and able to lift?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?

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