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Permanent Position on Established Mango Property
1 position(s) | As soon as possible
|Job #||27528||Location||NT - Regional|
|Industry||Agriculture||Direction||300ks South of Darwin|
|Hours per week||45 ($Salary)|
A long established Mango operation, situated 30 kms from Katherine, is looking for an experienced farm worker to fill a permanent position.
The successful candidate must possess the following attributes and abilities; highly motivated with previous experience in Horticulture/Agriculture or similar. Be fit and healthy and have clean and sober habits. Be able to supervise a team and work alone demonstrating high levels of initiative. Current drivers licence, forklift licence and Chemical User Certificate are essential.
The successful candidate will take directions from the Operations Manager. Other Skills required;
- Be able to drive manual vehicles,forklifts tractors ect.
- Be able to ride a quad bike.
- Have a sound understanding/ability of farm machinery to be able to operate and maintain.
- Analysis and problem solving skills.
- Have general all-purpose mechanical skills.
- Have excellent communication skills.
- Be able to understand and follow written directions.
- Be able to keep records.
- Be able to undertake basic building maintenance.
- Have good time management habits.
- Understand and be able to look after/operate irrigation equipment from starting pumps, checking/fixing irrigation /assist in servicing pumps/motors.
- Be committed to the ongoing productivity, performance and development of the property.
Accommodation is available on farm for either single person or family/partner. The farm is approx 30km from Katherine, Northern Territory. Katherine has numerous public schools, one public high school and a private college which caters from Early Learning to Senior School (School bus comes to the Farm gate) a hospital, private doctors clinic, numerous sporting clubs, community groups and other facilities. An attractive remuneration package depending on experience will be offered in the range of $70-$100K pa.