Are you interested in providing hands on support to our vegetable crops? Are you a team player who enjoys working in the outdoors and happy ‘to get your hands dirty’? If so, apply for the vacancy in Bacchus Marsh, 50kms north west of Melbourne
How does a typical working day look for our Horticultural Worker?
As an all-rounder, tasks will in include crop work; plant raising, planting, pest and disease control, crop maintenance and harvesting.
Who are we looking for?
- Experience operating tractors and agricultural machinery is desirable
- An interest to work with crops/outdoors
- An ability to cope with sometimes difficult climatic conditions
- A good work ethic and positive attitude
- Ability to work well within a team
- Opprtunity to obtain a qualification, Certificate III Production Horticulture
- Experience in horticulture would be an advantage, but not essential
What can you expect from us?
On job training, and a collaborative team that enjoys getting the work done.
Rijk Zwaan: your new employer?
Rijk Zwaan is one of the top four vegetable seed companies in the world. At Rijk Zwaan Australia, we employ around 80 people, with the majority at our Daylesford site. Rijk Zwaan is an international family company with a people-oriented culture. Rijk Zwaan is right at the start of the food chain. We develop vegetable varieties and sell the seeds produced from them globally.
From our strategic position we contribute to the health and well-being of people all over the world. Everything we do is about growth. The growth of natural products that we export around the world. The growth of our company, which currently employs over 3,000 people in more than 30 countries. And above all the growth of our people: we give you every opportunity to use your own initiative and achieve your full potential. Working with colleagues to produce the best and tastiest vegetables. Reinforcing, helping and inspiring one another. That’s how we want to continuously work together towards a healthy future.
You can address your application to Narelle Robinson (HR Manager).
Click Apply to email your application.
What to include in my application?
- Current CV
- Letter expressing your interest
We will consider your application carefully, which may take some time. You will hear from us as soon as possible.
*Agriculture workers are required to comply with the current Victorian Government regulation on COVID-19 Vaccination.