|Job Title||Horticultural Agronomist|
|Job Type||Full-Time Regular|
- Large family owned business
- Diversified horticultural role
- Griffith NSW
This well-established, local business has operated in the horticultural industry for over 50 years supplying both the domestic and international market with quality fruit, nuts and vegetables. Based in the heart of the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area, this company takes pride in the quality of their produce, which has seen an increase in demand across all lines. From this demand, a Horticultural Agronomist is required to grow the business.
Provide expert advice regarding the orchard, vineyard and row crop irrigation, spray and nutrition programmes, whilst monitoring, controlling and reporting of pest and diseases to ensure plant health, yields and business profitability.
Skills and Experience
The successful candidate will have tertiary qualifications in horticultural science or agronomy and will require a current driver’s licence to be successful in this role.
A successful track record providing exceptional technical advice in large-scale horticultural production is essential, as is strong operational knowledge of farming processes and computer skills.
The company is seeking a highly organised individual with excellent communication skills and the ability to work autonomously in high pressure situations.
Confidence in the provision of sound agronomic advice and practical and cost-effective solutions will be key.
An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated to reflect skills and experience.
How To Apply
For a confidential discussion, please contact Sarah Malik on +61 8 8201 9999 quoting reference number SM2729, or apply online with a resume and cover letter via the ‘Apply’ button.