Farm Hands

Farm Hands

Confidential | kununurra, WA, AU

Posted 7 days ago

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Description


We are seeking 2 full time Farm Hands for a local Kununurra melon and pumpkin farm. The position is due to start early and will be ongoing.
will include but not limited to
Irrigation Maintenance
Tree Husbandry planting, fertilizing, pruning, spraying
Machinery Operations Tractor driving, ground preparation for crops, cultivation
Fruit picking and packing
Packing shed duties
General farm hand duties
Applicants should
Be able to work outdoors in a tropical climate - daytime temperatures are up to 40'c during the build up
Be physically fit to outdoor labouring experience and a good level of physical fitness
Be fluent in spoken English to follow instructions from the Supervisor
Be flexible and able to cope with change and varying work conditions
Preferable to have a manual driving licence
Farm Hand experience is essential with tractor driving experience
Employment Details
Contract length
24 months
Job Type
Full-time, Contract
Pay Rate is $.92 under the Horticulture Award Level 2
The work is full-time and is generally from 6am to54pm in the peak season, although this change, you will need to be available to work weekends.
Accommodation is available in Kununurra. Applicants to upload a current resume and cover letter.