Horticulture Section Supervisor

Perdaman Global Services Pty Ltd on behalf of Delroy Orchards

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Delroy Orchards is seeking a Horticulture Section Supervisor. As an Orchard Section Supervisor, you are a vital link in ensuring crop harvest, maintenance, and care activities are carried out pursuant to management instruction. Your tasks will include:

  • Undertake fruit counts and maturity testing to ensure readiness for harvest
  • Daily coordination and supervision of labour crews within orchard sections including pre-harvest, harvest, post-harvest pruning and general orchard maintenance activities in conjunction with management
  • Liaise with plant operators to ensure harvested fruit is delivered back to shed storage in an expedient manner
  • Liaise with machinery supervisor on machinery operation and performance and immediately alert of any issues or breakdowns
  • Monitor and report signs of pest or disease issues within orchard
  • Monitor and report signs of irrigation faults within orchard back to the Irrigation manager
  • Ensure workers comply with OH&S including correct and proper use of PPE
  • Ongoing monitoring labour productivity and identifying impediments to optimal output.

To be eligible, you must have:

At least relevant AQF Cert IV or equivalent AND 1 year (20+hpw) relevant post qualifications experience.

Job details
Date posted
23 Sep 2021
Expiring date
22 Oct 2021
Agriculture, Animal & Fishing
Base pay
$50k - $60k
Contract type
Work type
Full Time
Job mode
Standard hours
Work Authorisation
Australian Citizen / Permanent Resident

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