Farm Worker roles - Nationwide (BB-EC12A)

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We’re Costa. Australia’s leading grower, packer andmarketer of premium quality fresh fruit and vegetables.

Onthe land, in distribution centres, and out on the roads – Costa people workhard to bring the freshest produce to tables across Australia.

Butjoining our team is about more than just hard work. It’s about picking ameaningful, sustainable job that’s good for you, and for Australia.

Whowe’re looking for:

Help us feed Australia by contributingto the 2020/2021 season in various roles including;

  • Fruit pickers (berries)
  • Fruit packers
  • Crew Supervisors andAssistant Supervisors
  • Truck Drivers
  • Forklift Driver
  • We have roles available inall five of our berry locations;

  • Walkamin/Atherton - FarNorth Queensland
  • Gingin - Western Australia
  • Corindi - New South WalesMid-North Coast
  • Tumbarumba - New SouthWales Snowy Mountains (available December and January)
  • Tasmania - NorthernTasmania Coast (available now to March)
  • Whatyou’ll be doing:

    Whether you’re picking,packing or working in our distribution centres, you’ll be helping to get our deliciousberries to our customers. Every step in the chain is key in ensuring that ourcustomers receive ripe, great quality produce.

    Key things to know;

  • All roles are offered on acasual basis and season times vary based on the site requirements
  • Most roles operate 7 daysper week with rostered days off
  • Most sites have rolesavailable starting immediately
  • Full COVID protocols inplace to protect all workers
  • Experienced and supportivesupervisors who will assist you in maximizing your earning
  • Picking roles are paid under a piece rate agreement in line with the Costa Berries Enterprise Agreement (which pay a rate higher than the horticulture award)
  • All Costa Berry sites are regional for working holiday 2nd and 3rd year visas
  • For picking roles, no experience is needed - full training and induction is provided
  • Work health and safety is managed as a priority onsite with qualified and experienced first aiders available at all times
  • Youmight be able to get some financial support to take up one of these roles:

    Relocation assistancefrom the Australian Government is available for people to move and take upjobs in agriculture, including harvest work.

    You may be eligiblefor financial assistance to help with the costs of travel and accommodation (upto $6000 depending on your circumstances) when you relocate to take up ashort-term agricultural work opportunity.

    More information canbe found through the following link;

    Costa is supportiveof this program and will help you access the assistance if required.

    Whatyou’ll bring to the role:

    We’re looking for people with…

  • A strong attention todetail.
  • Excellent communication andteam skills.
  • A willingness to work outdoors
  • Top notch time management,planning and organisational skills.
  • The ability to work alone,and under direction.
  • Specialists tickets and licencesfor certain roles (MR licence, forklift licence)
  • We care for our people:

    People are at the heart of Costa. Whether they’re helping us produce safeand nutritious food, or feeding that food to their families .

    Our employees enjoysome of the best benefits and conditions in the industry. From competitive payto health, wellbeing, and further learning and development opportunities. Nomatter the role, you’ll always benefit from a caring environment thatencourages and supports you to thrive, grow and connect.

    Important info:

    Whenclicking the "apply now" button you will be asked to complete anexpression of interest form, outlining which site and roles you are interestedin. When we receive this we will contact you directly to discuss you specificpreferences and the next stage in the process.

    Youwill be prompted to set up a user account - you will only need to do this onceand the user account can be used for any subsequent applications made withCosta.

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