Machinery operator

Manbulloo is an Australian owned and operated horticultural business which specialises in growing, packing, marketing and distributing mangoes throughout Domestic and Export markets. Manbulloo is Australias largest grower of Kensington Pride mangoes with seven family operated farms across NT and Nth QLD. 

As Australias largest grower of Kensington Pride Mangoes along with several other Varieties, Manbulloo feels great responsibility to deliver the best tasting and quality mangoes to consumers both within Australia and overseas each year. 

We are currently seeking a reliable and experienced machinery operator for one of our farms located near Katherine, Northern Territory.

Your key responsibilities include (but are not limited to) operating machinery (tractor, sprayer, slasher, mulcher) to carry out a wide range of general farm field work, property maintenance and acivities such as fertigation, spraying, herbiciding, slashing, mulching You will need to completed records associated to your work (spraying records, fertigation records etc.).  Training will be provided.

 

The position will require flexibility as other farm duties might be required throughout the year.

 

Knowledge and skills essential:

  • Chemical accreditation certificate (Must have or must be willing to get one)
  • Manual driving licence (HR licence a plus)

 

To be successful in the position you will have:

  • Experience working on farms (and with farm machinery preferred but not essential)
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment 
  • a calm, positive attitude, and willingness to think, get in and do the job efficiently and effectively
  • Tractor operation experience

 

 About the position:

  • This position will be for 38 hours per week however during the harvest season (September to December) you will have the opportunity to work some additional hours and weekends
  • Initially you will start as a casual employee with the potential of a full time permanent position for the

16/11/2020 $0 Katherine & Northern Australia 1 Farming, Animals & Conservation
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