Bulmer Farms Careers

Production Horticulture Traineeship

  • Permanent Full Time
  • Certificate III
  • Combine learning with practice

Do not miss this opportunity to earn while you gain a qualification and start a career in an exciting industry. The Production Horticulture Trainee will gain an understanding of all tasks associated in the Growing Operations function of Bulmer Farms.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Understand and participate in planting operations for direct seeded crops and seedlings to the highest possible standard.
  • Understand and participate in the preparation of soil for planting/seeding crops, including the use and operation of tractors, bed formers, discs, tillers, and other implements.
  • Understand the requirements and participate in chemical application to crops- including fungicides, herbicides, and insecticides
  • Prioritise the safety of everyone on site by following Work Health and Safety guidelines
  • Understand and perform irrigation tasks required for vegetable crops
  • Conduct basic irrigation infrastructure repairs
  • In conjunction with other Growing Operations Team members, ensure farm presentation is maintained to the highest possible standard

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • A passion and interest in the horticulture industry
  • A high level of motivation with a can-do attitude
  • A willingness to learn and contribute to business outcomes
  • A strong commitment to completing the traineeship
  • Good communication and computer skills
  • Good planning, time management and organisation skills
  • The ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions

Bulmer Farms is a growing family business that values respect, safety and accountability. We believe that with great people, we can consistently grow our business. If you enjoy working in a friendly and supportive environment that offers diversity and challenge, this may be the right fit for you.  

For a full position description, please email: hr@bulmerfarms.com.au

Applications must include a cover letter and be sent to hr@bulmerfarms.com.au

This position closes Wednesday 23 September 2020

Farm Worker – Tractor Operator

  • Permanent Full Time

An opportunity to join the Bulmer Farms team!

The ideal candidate has previous experience in a similar role; however, applications are welcomed from applicants who can drive a tractor and are looking for an opportunity in the horticulture industry.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Performing general farm duties as directed in a safe and efficient manner
  • Safely operating various types of farm equipment
  • Tractor operations including the use of bed formers, discs, tillers, and other implements.
  • Applying chemicals by following verbal or written directions to specifications
  • Performing irrigation tasks including installation, repair and operation of irrigation systems
  • Maintaining safety while working around tractors and harvesting equipment
  • Ensure that machinery, equipment and tools are operational by performing preventative maintenance and cleaning
  • Ensure farm presentation is maintained at a high standard

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Sound skills in the operations and maintenance of tractors and other farm machinery, tools and equipment
  • Good literacy and numeracy skills to understand and follow instructions in the use, disposal and storage of chemicals and fertilizers
  • The ability to learn and apply new processes quickly
  • Competent computer skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions

Bulmer Farms is a growing family business that values respect, safety and accountability. We believe that with great people, we can consistently grow our business. If you enjoy working in a friendly and supportive environment that offers diversity and challenge, this may be the right fit for you.  

For a full position description, please email: hr@bulmerfarms.com.au

Applications must include a cover letter and be sent to hr@bulmerfarms.com.au

This position closes Wednesday 23 September 2020

Quality Assurance Trainee

  • Permanent, Full time
  • Certificate III Food Processing
  • Combine learning with practice while you earn

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of Australia’s leading vegetable growers in our professional quality team.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Learning the principals of:
    • HACCP
    • Quality Systems / Programs
    • Freshcare / HARPS
  • Assisting in the monitoring and reporting of:
    • Inspection of products and processes
    • Cleaning and sanitising
  • Alerting the quality team to any quality issues.
  • Assisting the quality team in the day to day operations of quality assurance
  • Assisting the quality team in the implementation of Bulmer Farms quality and food safety programs
  • Assisting the quality team with the monitoring of equipment
  • Keeping records of inspections and other quality data requirements

The ideal Candidate will have:

  • A high level of motivation with a can-do attitude
  • A willingness to learn and contribute to quality outcomes.
  • Pride in their work and attention to detail
  • A commitment to successfully completing the traineeship
  • Assertiveness and good communication skills
  • Good planning, time management and organisation skills
  • A desire to learn, continually improve and take instruction from others
  • Excellent computer skills

Bulmer Farms is a growing family business that values respect, safety and accountability. We believe that with great people, we can consistently grow our business. If you enjoy working in a friendly and supportive environment that offers diversity and challenge, this may be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.  

For a full position description, please email: hr@bulmerfarms.com.au

Applications must include a cover letter and be sent to hr@bulmerfarms.com.au

This position closes Wednesday 23 September 2020