Spray Operator – Mangere

  • Company:
    T&G Global
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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Spray Operator – Mangere

  • Opportunities to GROW your career
  • Permanent full time position
  • Join us in providing fresh fruit and vegetables to Kiwis and the world
  • About the position:

    We are currently looking for a Spray Operator to join our Glasshouse team at our Mangere site.

    This role is permanent, full time, mainly Monday to Friday but you will need to be flexible as the hours vary according to season and crop requirements. Some weekend and evening work will be required.

    Your main duties will be to carry out site spraying tasks, but you will also carry out other glasshouse duties such as picking, deleafing, clipping, dropping and pruning.

    What are we looking for?

  • Minimum two years of crop work/ glasshouse experience
  • The ability to read technical instructions and correctly mix agrichemicals
  • Valid GrowSafe Certificate preferred
  • Self-motivation and a drive to succeed
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Current NZ Driving Licence
  • You will need a reasonable level of fitness, as you will be on your feet for most of your shift in a warm to hot environment and lifting up to 25kg.

    A bit about us:

    T&G is New Zealand’s largest producer and packer of hothouse tomatoes. These crops are grown in state-of-the-art environmentally controlled glasshouses, across our 5 North Island sites, and are packaged for both local and export markets 52 weeks of the year. 

    If this sound like you and you are looking to grow your career within the horticultural industry, we want to hear from you. Apply now!