FNQ - Farm Hand


 

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 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 in Far North Queensland.

About the roles

We are currently seeking expressions of interest for upcoming casual roles. The roles will involve working across multiple tasks in Far North Queensland, in order to keep our operations running smoothly. The roles will involve the following strenuous work:

    • Planting
    • Trellising
    • Dripper Removal
    • Tucking
    • Weeding
    • Pruning
    • Potting
    • Roping
    • Tunnel Building
    • Netting
    • Runner Removal/Deflowers

Tasks could vary on a daily or weekly basis and will be paid on both piece rate and hourly rate.

About you

We are looking for people from all walks of life, no experience needed as you will be given full training in the positions.  A willingness to work hard, have excellent attendance and attitude. 

To be successful in this role you will;

  • 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 effective problem-solving abilities
  • Have the ability to communicate well and work within a team
  • Be self-motivated
  • Have your own reliable transport

Costa prides itself on the diverse nature of its employees and welcomes applications from anyone who is interested in working for a large organisation at the forefront of growing innovation.

Once you have submitted your application, please keep an eye on your emails (including your junk/spam folder) as that is the primary way that we will contact you.

 

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Casual / Seasonal

Job no: 2021-1067

Location: Walkamin, Atherton/Mareeba

Category: Berries

Closing Date: Tuesday, 19 October 2021