W115934 - Horticultural worker

Horticultural worker
WF Montague Pty Ltd

Working with a network of passionate growers and logistics experts WF Montague ensure the best produce makes it into your kitchen! This is a fantastic family owned company who will provide a positive learning environment to gain understanding and experience in the horticultural industry.

Skills You Might Learn

• Plant, weed and pest identification skills
• Understanding plant growing requirements
• Understanding workplace operating conditions, policies and procedures
• Insights into the horticultural industry and possible career paths

Typical Tasks & Duties

You will work with highly experienced professionals, learning hands on activities in the horticultural industry. Tasks will involved activities such as: propagating stock, preparing products for sale. You will learn about maintaining ideal plant health and growing conditions including weeding, watering, cleaning, pest identification and other associated duties.

Student Requirements

This will suit a student interested in horticulture but you don't have to be enrolled in a Horticultural Certificate.
This role is physically demanding - students will be required to stand, pruning, tree training, thinning and picking fruit and engage in other physically demanding activities.

Dress Requirements

• Sturdy, comfortable closed – toed shoes or boots
• Comfortable clothing to suit the weather
• May need water-proof jackets, sun hats etc if working outside

Special Transport Requirements

Location is Narre Warren North - Own transport is required as there is no accessible public transport

RELATED COURSES INCLUDE

  • AHC20410 - Certificate II in Horticulture
  • AHC30716 - Certificate III in Horticulture
  • VIC20116 - VCAL Studies
Positions: 1 Position
ID Number: W115934
Industry Area: AGRICULTURE
Location: Narre Warren Nth (Lysterfield) - Explore Region
Mode/Type: Structured Workplace Learning (SWL)
Attendance: BLOCK placements only during June July or August 2020
Added By: South East Local Learning & Employment Network

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