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Date listed: 27/1/2021

Applications are invited from experienced, reliable, and hardworking Tractor Drivers to fill a full-time position on a large vegetable farm in the Boneo area.

About the business
Gazzola Farms is a fourth-generation family-owned market gardening business located on the Mornington Peninsula. Founded in 1932, Gazzola Farms is an industry leader, operating across farms situated in Somerville and Boneo, specialising in the production of Celery, Broccoli, Lettuce and Asian Vegetables.
About the role
Preferred applicants should be proficient in operating agricultural machinery, particularly large and small tractors, in a row crop environment. Other duties may also be required, including maintenance of farm machinery and vehicles, operating forklifts, and assisting with manual labour when required. Applicants must be prepared to work extended hours and weekends if required.

• Competitive wage
• Job security
• Skills development
• Ability to expand job role through additional training
• Operation of new machines with the latest technology

Skills and experience
We require applicants with the following attributes:
• Experience in the operation of large-scale farming plant and equipment
• The ability to demonstrate a high level of initiative and self-motivation
• Good communication skills
• Current drivers’ licence

• Applicants may be required to perform agricultural spraying, so an Agricultural Chemical Users Permit (ACUP) would be advantageous
• Forklift work will be required as part of the job, so applicants with a current forklift licence would have a distinct advantage

Applications in writing, which includes the names of two referees and previous employment history, should be emailed to:

Somerville 3912

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