Other Crop Farm Worker

Other Crop Farm Workers includes jobs like Coffee Plantation Worker, Flower Buncher or Picker, Hop Farm Worker, Lavender Farm Worker, Sugar Cane Planter, Tea Plantation Worker, Tea Tree Farm Worker, and Turf Farm Worker.

Overview

Other Crop Farm Workers includes jobs like Coffee Plantation Worker, Flower Buncher or Picker, Hop Farm Worker, Lavender Farm Worker, Sugar Cane Planter, Tea Plantation Worker, Tea Tree Farm Worker, and Turf Farm Worker.

Day-to-day

  • undertakes planting
  • using hand tools and farm machines
  • operates farm machines to cultivate, fertilise, spray and harvest produce
  • sprays plants with chemicals to control weed growth, insects, fungus growth and diseases
  • thins, weeds and hoes row crops, and prunes
  • irrigates land for crop growth
  • selects and picks produce according to size and ripeness, and discards rotting and over-ripened produce
  • grades, sorts, bunches and packs produce into containers
  • loads filled produce containers onto trucks.

Considerations

  • physically demanding
  • requires driving
  • working outdoors.

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To become an Other Crop Farm Worker

  • You can work as an Other Crop Farm Worker without formal qualifications. Some on the job training may be provided. A certificate II or III in agriculture, production horticulture or rural operations might be helpful.

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