This position is listed on behalf of the employer. Bundaberg Fruit and Vegetable Growers is not a producing farm and is providing this as a referral service for agribusinesses who request assistance in finding suitable workers for current positions.


Role: Forklift Operator

Commencing: ASAP

Hours: Ongoing hours

Renumeration: Award

Location: The farm is situated in Meadowvale, approximately 12min from Bundaberg CBD

About the Role

As our next forklift operator, you will be responsible for the safe transportation of Pallets and produce bins around our packing facility.
You will work with our new and near- new fleet of 7 Toyota Forklifts in our state of art packing facility.
You will work with our team to ensure our business goals are met.
We are an inclusive, diverse, and friendly business with a constant strive to improve and achieve more.
This is an incredible and dynamic opportunity to be a part of local farming family. 
The employer is looking for a suitable candidate to support their team.
Duties may include, but are not limited to;
  • Loading and unloading pallets and other items from transport trailers and trucks.
  • Transfer raw and packed products as directed by supervisor.
  • Prepare products for dispatch.
  • Conduct daily safety inspections on Forklifts.
  • Adherence to workplace health and safety guidelines.
  • Report any incident and hazards identified.
  • Be able to assist with other tasks in the packing facility.
Candidate selection
To be a successful applicant, it is imperative to demonstrate experience operating Forklifts in a similar environment and/or warehouse.
  • Australian Citizen
  • Valid drivers licence and reliable transport – required
  • Comfortable working with diverse groups
  • Forklift licence – required
  • You will have strong communication skills – required
  • You will have a high level of attention to detail
  • You will be flexible, reliable and available to work hours which may vary to meet operational demands.
  • Ability to work within a team, and to work independently without supervision.



Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

To apply, please:

Submit your application via email with

1. Cover letter that addresses the key selection criteria
2. Detailed resume (including min. 2 professional referees)

By submitting an application you agree to have your details provided to the employer, applications that do not meet the above requirements will not be shortlisted for employer consideration.