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Cherry Pickers – Tasmania (31 views)

Plenty, Tasmania
15/09/2020

We are about to launch into another busy Cherry Season which is expected to commence in early December and run through until the end of January. We are looking for up to 750 energetic workers to assist with the picking harvest across 2 locations in Southern Tasmania, the Derwent Valley & the Huon Valley.

To be considered for this role, you will need to;

            Be fit, healthy and agile

            Tolerate working in a variety of weather conditions

            Be able to climb and manoeuvre a ladder

            Carry up to 10kg

Be reliable, motivated and committed to working through to the end of harvest

Have good attention to detail and be quality focused

Be able to take direction and follow instructions

Have energy and drive to persevere with repetitive work tasks for up to 8 hours per day

Have a positive, can do attitude

Available 5 – 6 days per week, including weekends

Varying early starts may apply (between 6.00am to 7.00am) depending on crop readiness and management requirements.  Flexibility in your availability is crucial in horticulture, as crops growth/harvest is weather driven and may be intermittent.

Successful candidates will be offered employment on a casual basis under the Horticulture Award 2010.  Work will be paid under the contract (piece rate) system, so the more you pick the more you earn.

 

Number of Positions Available: 750