Harvest Truck Driver - WA - Berry Category


The main focus of the role is to collect picked fruit from field chariots and deliver to the pack shed which is on the same site in a timely manner, preserving the best possible quality of the product. This role also requires you to monitor and replenish chariot stocks in collaboration with the Chariot Supervisor.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Visit allocated crews at regular intervals in the day to collect picked fruit
  • Communicate with Field Harvest Coordinator to establish frequency of collections required based on volume of fruit and crew pick rate
  • Accurately record amount of fruit taken from each crew at each pick up
  • Work with field Supervisors to rectify any discrepancies in the figures
  • Provide accurate summary data to the pack shed and Field Harvest Manager/Coordinator at the end of each shift

About You

To be successful in this role you will require:-

  • LR Licence (or above)
  • Forklift licence
  • Experience or keen interest in the fresh produce industry
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong team player
  • Ability to undertake strenuous work activities for extended periods of time in adverse weather conditions
  • Strong time management, planning and organisation skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and under direction

The successful candidate will be operating a 3 tonne truck in a farm environment.

Our farm operates on a 7 day week but there will be a roster in place for day's off.

Casual / Seasonal

Job no: GJAS90210

Location: Gingin

Category: Berries

Closing Date: Sunday, 8 September 2019