MULTIPLE RECRUITMENT FOR THE POSITION OF A FRUIT PICKERS IN AUSTRALIA
Fruit and vegetable pickers are als known as harvesters. They work at farms, market gardens and orchards to harvest a range of fruit, vegetables, nuts and berries, depending on the season for packaging RECRUITMENT FOR THE POSITION OF A FRUIT PICKERS
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Harvesting fruits and nuts, such as cherries, strawberries, grapes, oranges, and pecans, according to method appropriate for type of fruit, by hand or using tools, such as shears, rubber mallet, pronged scoop, or hooked pole
Selecting fruit to be harvested, according to size, shape, and color.
Grasping, twisting, and pulling fruit, snips stems, and shaking trees and vines to separate crop from plant and places fruit into bags, buckets, or trays, exercising care to avoid plant and fruit damage.
Emptying filled containers into collection boxes and bins.
Dumping fruit from containers onto conveyors or load containers onto trucks or wagons.
Removing ladders, debris, boxes, and discarded fruit from fields and bogs to clean growing areas.
Collecting fallen nuts into piles, using rake.
Obeying all safety rules and basic instructions and be able to recognize, understand and comply with safety, pesticide warning/ re-entry and other essential postings
JOB SKILLS AND REQUIREMENT
Excellent Listening skills
Time Management skills
Attention to Detail
Extensive pushing and pulling
Ability to lift up to 60 lbs