80 casual workers for seasonal picking work in Manjimup WA from mid February until end May (3 months).
Working on several orchards around Manjimup for Newton Orchards Farming, apple picking is very physically demanding work, often in very hot/dusty or cold/wet conditions, involving constant ladder use and carrying/bending over to empty full bags of fruit of up to 25kg.
Anyone wanting to apply should be able to withstand the arduous and monotonous nature of the work, and endure variable weather conditions while working outside. We require our seasonal workers to be available for the full season. When applying could you please advise the full period you are available.
The work is paid on piece rate under the Horticultural Award 2020.
Hours vary between 30-45 pw, often including early morning starts and weekend work when required in peak periods. Some downtime between varieties should also be expected.
Number of Positions Available: 80