PLEASE READ BEFORE COMPLETING THIS APPLICATION FORM

The purpose of this Application Form is to obtain information from you to assist us to make a decision regarding your suitability for positions available with Suncrest Orchard. If you provide incorrect information we would consider this grounds for dismissal in the event that your application is successful. All information given to us will be treated confidentially.

JOB DESCRIPTION

If employed as a SEASONAL ORCHARD ASSISTANT, you may be required to:

  • Prepare and clear blocks before and after harvest
  • Scan pickers bucket/bags
  • Load trailers
  • Transport harvested fruit to and from the packhouse and stall
  • Thin fruit
  • Harvest fruit
  • Plant trees
  • Prune trees
  • Complete documentation neatly and accurately
  • Irrigate and maintain irrigation systems
  • Scare and control birds
  • Operate and maintain vehicles and equipment
  • Other duties as required

After training, you may be also required to:

  • Supervise and teach staff to prune, thin & harvest fruit
  • Supervise and maintain tally sheets for contract pickers
  • Operate forklift vehicles, ATV’s or hydraladders
  • Operate and maintain chainsaws