Floraco nursery is Western Australias largest producer of locally grown fresh cut flowers where we pride ourselves in suppling wholesale fresh flowers to our WA Florists daily for over 35 years. We currently produce Gerberas, Chrysanthemums, Liliums, as well as Tulips and Iris in our winter months.
An exciting opportunity has risen for an experienced Tractor Operator/Leading Hand, whose primary focus will include but not limited to: -
General cultivation and ground prep work
Fertilizer application & bed-forming
Container unpacking of bulbs, moving bulbs around to various cool rooms and organize accordingly
Collecting the bulbs and getting them ready for daily planting
Maintenance of nursery premises
Deep hoeing around the paddocks/glasshouses
General nursery work
To be successful in this role you will essentially have:
Strong experience in a tractor operating role is a MUST
Current drivers licence is essential
Basic mechanical knowledge
Forklift ticket is desired but not essential
Experience in the farming or agriculture sector will be advantageous
Previous cropping experience desired but not essential
A high degree of responsibility and accountability along with the ability to work with minimum supervision is required for this position
This is a full-time 5 day position, Monday to Friday plus one-half day shift on the weekend alternating.
An attractive salary plus superannuation will be offered to the right candidate.
Please note that due to the large number of applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.