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Melon Pickers (20 views)

Ali Curung, Northern Territory
14/01/2020

We require 22 reliable and committed workers as Field Hands for a period ranging from 5 months, up to 9 months. We are looking to build a team that can move between multiple farm placements.

The first placement is on an established farm close to Ali Curung (400 kms north of Alice Springs, NT). There is multiple start and duration periods;

For 12 workers, the job starts mid March 2020 for approximately 8 weeks.You will join a team picking watermelons and pumpkins and also packing and stacking boxes in the shed.Once the work is completed in Ali Curung there is more melon farm work, undertaking the same tasks, at Mataranka for 6 months for 12 workers.

For 6 workers, a further 12 weeks of asparagus cutting and packing in Katherine will follow on after the Ali Curung assignment.

For 2 workers, they will start at Ali Curung mid April, staying until the end of December 2020.

These are all physically demanding jobs and you must be physically fit and able to bend and stretch without any problems.

You must :

Be able to work outdoors in the extreme heat of Northern Australia. 

Previous experience working on a farm / picking is desirable

Accommodation will be provided on farm. The work is casual and there will be approximately 8+hours per day with the possibility of ongoing work depending on performance.

Number of Positions Available: 22