Farm Worker - Corindi (2/03)

Costa is Australia‚Äôs 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 of 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 enthusiastic and motivated people to join our team at the Corindi farm.

About the roles

We are currently recruiting for casual roles that are seasonal in nature. The roles will involve working across multiple tasks on the Corindi site, in order to keep our operations running smoothly. The roles will involve the following;

    • Fruit Picking
    • Hand Weeding
    • Weed spraying
    • Maintenance
    • Planting
    • Mowing
    • Pest and disease scouting
    • Pruning (level 1)
    • Block removal
    • Tunnel maintenance
    • Fruit Packing

Tasks could vary on a daily or weekly basis. The majority of work performed in these roles is on a piece work basis, however a small number of tasks are paid on an hourly rate basis.

About you

We are looking for people who extensive experience of working in a farm environment, and who can demonstrate experience in multiple roles.

To be successful in this role you will;

  • Have experience of working within a farm environment across multiple roles
  • Have strong problem-solving skills
  • Have excellent verbal communication
  • Be organised and able to meet deadlines
  • Have the ability to undertake strenuous work activities for extended periods of time in adverse weather conditions
  • Be a strong team player
  • Have excellent attention to detail
  • Have the ability to communicate well and work within a team
  • Be self-motivated
  • Have an understanding of basic English (written and spoken)
  • Hold a drivers licence and have your own reliable transport

There will be a merit based recruitment process which will require applicants to outline how they meet the above criteria for the role.

Casual / Seasonal

Job no: CJAR00383

Location: Corindi

Category: Berries

Closing Date: Wednesday, 30 December 2020