Harvest Leading Hand
At Flavorite, we grow, pack, market, distribute and supply fresh produce to all major supermarkets and independent greengrocers throughout Australia and the Asian export market. Our glasshouse production enables us to control all aspects of the growing environment. With access to state of the art technology, extensive growing experience and a global growing network at our fingertips, we are constantly pushing into new and ground breaking initiatives.
We value teamwork, honesty, responsibility and accountability in all we do. Our employees are the lifeblood of our business. By supporting, training, and developing our employees we strive to promote career development and greater work-life balance for our people.
We are committed to maintaining an inclusive and supportive culture and workplace with equal access to benefits, resources, and opportunities. Our differences help us spark ideas, create connections, and discover commonality, helping us foster understanding, show empathy, and build communities. We want our employees to feel safe, heard and respected in their place of work.
Flavorite is undergoing a high level of growth & to continue our focus on excellence in all facets of operations, we are looking for a dynamic individual to join our leadership team.
The Harvest Leading Hand is responsible for assisting the Picking Supervisor with the management and implementation of the picking strategies in order to achieve budgeted production levels.
About the role:
There is more to fruit picking then you would think! Although this can be a physical role, the people, culture, safety focus, continuous innovation, and learning really makes you jump of out bed every day!
In this role you will be required to:
- Undertake picking to ensure target times are achieved
- Provide support to Harvest Supervisor and staff
- Driving picking trolley
- Manage training schedule of all new picking recruits
- Perform higher duties in absence of Supervisor
The successful candidate will have:
- Patience and diversity awareness
- Planning & organisational skills
- Ability to follow procedures & instructions
- Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
- Ability to differentiate between red, orange, yellow and green
We are looking for someone with proven leadership experience or is ready to take the next step in their career and who loves to motivate and lead their team.
Click here to view the Harvest Leading Hand Position Description.
If you are the successful applicant, you will be given comprehensive training to understand the quality and performance requirements for all picking tasks.
If you are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity, please complete the application below.