Labourer/Forklift Driver

Job No: FHT148
Location: Katunga

  • Mechanical aptitude & forklift licence required
  • Full- time opportunity
  • Located in Katunga

Flavourwave is one of Australia's premier grower and marketer of flavoursome vine-ripened, glasshouse grown produce which is stocked in major supermarkets across Australia. Flavourwave maintains its competitive edge through constant innovation.  Located in Katunga, the farm is ideally situated in the Goulburn Valley food bowl and currently covers 10 hectares of protected under cover cropping.

The Labourer/Forklift Driver is responsible for managing picking trolley requirements to ensure picking KPIs are delivered to deadline and quality specifications. Reporting to the Picking Leading Hand your duties will include:

  • Organise workload with Picking Leading Hand
  • Liaise with the Picking Leading Hand regarding the picking requirements for the following week
  • Coordinate trolleys to ensure correct type and quantity are available and ready for use
  • Check picking forecast and plan accordingly
  • Organise the setup and start-up of all picking
  • Assist with forklift operation when required
  • Undertake general housekeeping and cleaning as required
  • Undertake trolley maintenance as required
  • Manage stock levels of required trolleys and liaise with the Picking Leading Hand accordingly
  • Report all fruit issues to the Picking Leading Hand
  • Report all faulty equipment and infrastructure to the Picking Leading Hand
  • Other tasks as required

Core qualifications and capabilities of successful candidates:

  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Forklift licence
  • Good communication skills
  • Well organised
  • Strong safety orientation
  • Demonstrated quality orientation
  • Able to follow instructions
  • Team player

This is full time ongoing position with some variation in hours through the peak growing season. Applicants will be provided with training to understand the quality and performance standards required. 

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How to apply

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Applications close: 4pm Friday 18 May 2018



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