Irrigator - Casual Basis - Berries Corindi


Costa Pty Ltd Berry Category is Australia's largest berry producer with multiple sites located across Australia. Costa grows and markets blueberries, raspberries, strawberries and blackberries. Costa is a world leader in blueberry varietal improvement, and grows approximately 45% of Australia's total blueberry supply. 

Costa's berry category is proudly at the forefront of genetic and growing innovation. We export to some of the most demanding markets in the world, so food safety is paramount. In all that we grow, we're committed to sustainable production and growing.

The Irrigation Team are looking for an Irrigator to join our world class team for an immediate start.  This is a Casual role based at our Corindi farm in Northern New South Wales. As one of the largest employers in the area, we have a lot to offer.

About the Role 

In this role you will be responsible for the operation and maintenance of irrigation systems in berry blocks. This role is based on a 5 days a week 8 - 9 hours a day where you will be required to work some weekends.

Main responsibilities of the role include:

  • Operation and maintenance of fertiliser mixing
  • Operation and maintenance of irrigation control systems and irrigation lines
  • Regular monitoring of plant water use and plant health
  • General support and maintenance in other departments when required 

 

About You 

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Have an interest in plant health/horticulture(Desired but not essential)
  • Be self-motivated and enjoy working as part of a team
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Be able to work under pressure and at speed
  • Be reliable in attendance
  • Show attention to detail and diligence in your work
  • Be physically capable and motivated
  • Hold a current Driver’s License
  • Uphold the 5 Costa Core Values of Determination, Passion, Accountability, Sincerity and Respect
  • Prior irrigation maintenance and installation experience(Desired but not essential)
  • Experience in a plumbing or general maintenance position would be beneficial

If this sounds like you, please Apply Now. For any queries, please contact berryjobs@costagroup.com.au

Please note only short-listed applicants will be contacted, and resumes may be kept on file for future job vacancies.

 

Determination | Passion | Accountability | Sincerity | Respect

Casual / Seasonal

Job no: DOAO00411

Location: Corindi

Category: Berries

Closing Date: Tuesday, 14 July 2020