IRRIGATION/ FARM HAND – AYR QUEENSLAND – Willing Workers – Queensland

IRRIGATION/ FARM HAND – AYR QUEENSLAND
Willing Workers 6 reviewsQueensland

Part-time

Our client is a large family owned agricultural company growing seasonal vine crops and sugar cane.

They are requiring an irrigation/farmhand to help manage the day to day operations and setup up of all drip irrigation and flood irrigation systems.

The company is one of the largest producers of vine crops and sugar cane in the area.

Reporting to the farm manager you will be involved in the establishment, operational and maintenance of all irrigation systems. You must be well organised, fit and have a good understanding of irrigation systems. You will also have the ability to work with other operating staff and have the desire to work as a team member.

Duties Include:

  • Drip Irrigation installation, maintenance and operation of all pumps and fertigation systems.
  • Flood irrigation installation and removal
  • General farm work
  • Tractor work and machinery operation
  • Any other duties required by manager

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Drip and flood irrigation experience.
  • Experience working in horticulture
  • Current drivers licence
  • Heavy Vehicle, Forklift and UD licence would be an advantage
  • Chemical certification would be an advantage.
  • Experience in the operations of various agricultural machinery and implements.
  • Must be physically fit and prepared to work outdoors in a physically demanding environment.
  • Must be willing to relocate to the area.
  • Must be an Australian resident.

The successful candidate will be paid according to the Horticulture award and experience.

No previous applicant need apply.

Please Forward Resume and Cover letter to:
Recruitment@willingworkers.com.au

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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