Farm Operation Workers - 9Mile (TAS)


Costa is Australia’s leading grower, packer and marketer of premium quality fresh fruit and vegetables. We nurture our people, cultivate our growing sites, and invest in ongoing research and development. 

All the products we grow, and sell are fresh, nutritious, unprocessed, and grown on our very own farms or those of our partner growers.  

We are currently looking for workers to join our Maintenance team at our farm located in 9 Mile Sulphur Creek Tasmania.

About the opportunity to join us: 

  • Farm workers to join our operations team – Task will include general farm hand, Hand weeding, backpacking herbicide, bird netting installation.
  • Must be flexible to work across other Farm duties if needed as essential as tasks may vary on a daily or weekly basis 
  • Work is available on a casual basis from Mid-September until Mid-November, weather dependent 
  • Hours 7.30am -3.30pm Mon-Fri some weekends for a day if required, workload driven
  • It is a physical role which requires walking and small continuous movements of the wrists, hands, and arms 
  • Farm experience, White card, working at heights, forklift, machinery operators or trade qualifications desirable but not necessary
  • Potential to transition to harvest operations for the right candidates

About you: 

To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • The determination to be productive and make the most of our incentive program 
  • Be self-motivated with excellent attention to detail 
  • Costa team spirit, by working and communicating respectfully between cultures 
  • Passion for working outdoors 
  • Good judgement of quality and have accountability for your actions 

What we offer: 

  • Minimum $26.91 per hour with potential to earn more 
  • All Costa Berries sites are classed as regional for Working Holiday 2nd and 3rd year visas
  • Costa harvest trail – ability to transfer and travel between sites as the season changes! 
  • Access to clean toilets, drinking water and free on-site car parking 
  • Full-Training provided for all tasks creating work flexibility and consistency 
  • Celebrate Cultural Days (Occasional BBQ's and Free Drinks) 
  • Paid in line with the Costa Berries Enterprise Agreement 
  • Free Access to an Employee Assistant Program 
  • Opportunities for Learning, Development, and progression
  • Make new friends, learn new skills, learn about new cultures. Costa is a diverse organisation - we have people from all walks of life
  • Values based organisation – Costa has culture of CARE


Check out “Costa Well Grown” at https://vimeo.com/333655457

If you are interested in joining us, please submit your application. There will be a merit-based recruitment process for all applications. 

To submit your application, you will need the following: 

  • A copy of your passport or Australian birth certificate with photo ID

After you have submitted your application keep your eye on your emails - that is how we will contact you about the progress of your application. Once we have assessed your suitability for the role, if you are successful, you will be issue documents for completion online prior to being invited to select a start date for work. 


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Casual / Seasonal

Job no: 2022-1738

Location: Sulphur Creek

Category: Berries

Closing Date: Monday, 31 October 2022