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Pest and Disease Supervisor/Coordinator

Swan Hill, VIC

  • Swan Hill, VIC
  • Leading Stone fruit producer & packer
  • Sustainable / best practice farming & packing focus

Full Time

Salary

TBA


Full Description

  • Swan Hill, VIC
  • Leading Stone fruit producer & packer
  • Sustainable / best practice farming & packing focus

 

About the Company

Our client is a leading grower, packer and marketer of fresh fruit, based in North West Victoria.  They have a great reputation for producing high-quality fruit into domestic and export markets and leading best practice and innovation in their industry.

 

About the role

The Pest and Disease Supervisor/Co-Ordinator is responsible for all things spray program and pest scouting related. Sound management and planning skills are key attributes for the candidate success in this role.

 

Responsibilities

  • Calibrate, Maintain, repair and use all spaying plant and equipment
  • Test spray volumes and ensure that pH buffering, chemical application into tank is all completed to the correct standard
  • Inspect and track spray volumes while sprayer operating
  • Oversee, train and check spray operators and all spraying activities
  • Review current standards and finalise all spraying related SOP’s
  • Chemical sheds organisation – inspected every fortnight / stock takes each month.
  • Manage inputs stock
  • Maintain communications lines with Wood Wood and Boga spray operators
  • Spray program management
  • Pest scouting

Requirements

Education / Experience / Skills

  • Chemical handling course
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Computer literate
  • Full time working rights
  • Farm experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Autonomous worker and good team leader

Application

Agribusiness Recruitment Pty Ltd thanks all applicants. However, only those to be interviewed will be contacted.

For confidential enquiries call Nick, Andrew, Peter or Cameron on 08 8373 1122 and Email your resume in Word format to apply@agrecruit.com.au
 quoting J3074 or apply via www.agrecruit.com.au



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