We are seeking an experienced Farm Operations Manager for the day-to-day operations of our olive grove located at Rivers End.
This exciting role requires a hands-on approach to manage and oversee all aspects of the farm, including crop performance and packing shed operations.
You will ideally be a commercially astute team player who is patient and flexible, with the capacity to take responsibility and make decisions. Your ability to identify and perform farm maintenance requirements is a must.
The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to manage daily issues and support the team.
You will be expected to:
Perform long and short term project management
Manage, supervise and train pickers and packing staff
Perform machinery operation, repairs, maintenance
Organise and supervise chemical weed and pest controls
Understand and work towards production targets
Source and oversee contractors Maintain HAACP and OH&S standards
You will need:
A minimum of 3 years experience in farm operations
Tertiary qualifications in agriculture
Experience/qualifications in chemical handling
A solid understanding of maintenance operations
Good computer skills
Good communication skills
A salary package commensurate with experience and qualifications will be negotiated for the right applicant. Living quarters with all mod cons will be provided as part of the package. For further information, please contact Kane Reacham, Managing Director, The Olive Company Pty Ltd, firstname.lastname@example.org or phone on (03) 9999 0000.