Moora Citrus is an innovative horticulture project in the WA Wheatbelt. The orchard is producing oranges and mandarins, with a focus on delivering fresh eating citrus into the domestic and export markets across 8 months of each production year. Spanning 212 hectares of trees, the project is a fully integrated operation, having grown the rootstock on location through to the harvesting and packing of the citrus for supply to markets.
Moora Citrus is near the town of Moora in the Midwest Two and a half hours north of Perth and just over an hour from the coastal town of Jurien Bay.
We are seeking the skills of an experienced operations manager to join our management team.
The role will report to the orchard manager and include the management and supervision of
Casual Staff and Harvest labour
Integrated Pest Management Program
Export and Quality Assurance Certifications
Skills & Experience:
We encourage people that have very good communication and people skills that can support and provide a good working environment to their staff along with training or experience in some, or all of the following
Pest and disease identification and control
Chemical and fertilizer application
Co-ordinating and managing staff
Freight and logistics management
Machinery maintenance and repair technology
Health and Safety
Forklift, tractor and first aid competencies.
Computer and reporting skills
Previous citrus or tree crop management
An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated based on experience, skills and qualifications.
Please Note: Only successful candidates will be contacted.