Tractor Operator/Leading Hand

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
  • Crop spraying
  • 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.

07/09/2020 $0 Perth 1 Farming, Animals & Conservation
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