Advertiser: Ventura Farms Pty LtdMore jobs from this company
- Job Listing Date
- 16 Oct 2020
- West Gippsland & Latrobe Valley
- Work Type
- Full Time
- Farming, Animals & Conservation, Horticulture
We are a family owned and run business located 1 hour out of Melbourne in Cora Lynn. The bulk of our crop is Broccolini and Asparagus but are looking to expand our vegetable lines in the future.
We are seeking a full time experienced farm hand for immediate start that is looking for a long term career, who shares our passion and is looking to move forward with us.
The position involves:
- Tractor work for soil preparation prior to planting crops
- Scarifying and fertilising
- Irrigation using travelling irrigators
- Transporting produce
- Assisting with the running of the packing shed
- General maintenance of our properties and machinery.
- Have Australian Drivers Licence
- Operate a forklift
- Operate a tractor
- Heavy vehicle licence (not essential but an advantage)
Suitable candidates will need to possess:
- A willingness to learn
- Have initiative to carry out tasked without being asked
- Be self-motivated but be able to work as a team
- Ability to work long and flexible hours when required particularly in summer months
- Ability to perform physical requirements the job entails
Our business runs all year round but the bulk of our season runs between September to June-July taking this into account we are happy to discuss wage/salary options and inclusions with applicants.
Please submit all applications or any further questions about the position to email@example.com
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