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Spray Rig Operator

Job req id:  2258
Date:  26-Nov-2022

Western Junction, TAS, AU, 7212



  • Join KAAS Spraying & Ag Services
  • We are flexible to receiving applicants who are looking for part-time or casual work




We have a position available for a Spray Rig Operator to assist with our peak period over spring, summer and early autumn. We are looking for a highly motivated staff member to join the business in either a seasonal, full-time, part-time, or casual position. 




About the opportunity:


The peak of the spraying season is over spring, summer and early autumn with winter being the quietest period for the business. KAAS Spraying and Ag has recently been acquired by Nutrien Ag Solutions, allowing for the business to grow and diversify as well as continuing to prioritise customer relationships and providing a highly reliable service.




About You:


The suitable applicant will need to be competent in the following areas:


  • Have exceptional communication skills
  • Have a high level of attention to detail and organisation skills
  • Be mechanically minded and assist in machinery maintenance 
  • Have previous experience in large agricultural machinery preferably self-propelled sprayers
  • Have or be willing to develop their knowledge of chemical products, timeliness of applications and crop types
  • Willingness to work independently, seasonal long hours as well as some weekends and nights if required
  • Have current driver’s license (HR or HC seen as an advantage)
  • Have current chemical accreditation or willingness to obtain




Are you a good match?


At Nutrien Ag Solutions (parent company of KAAS Spraying and Ag Services) we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We believe that our diverse workforce is a key strength of our business and we aim to attract the best talent to achieve our strategic goal of being the leading Australian Agribusiness and Employer of Choice in our sector. Our leaders create inclusive teams and value the individual contributions of our employees. We champion Australian agriculture and lead the way in innovation and investment in the future of farming.




About Us:


KAAS Spraying and Ag Services are based out of Hagley, Tasmania and operates within a close proximity from the site. The fleet consists of two identical Challenger Rogator self-propelled sprayers, that have modern Trimble GPS systems and advanced running gear. The business services a wide variety of crops for multiple clients, including onions, poppies, carrot seed, grass seed and potatoes as well as grass, clover and lucerne based pastures. 




Apply today!


If you are determined to make a difference and want to join a diverse organisation offering the opportunity to gain exposure to Australia’s key growth industry, click on the APPLY button. To find out more about Nutrien Ag Solutions go to  or follow us on LinkedIn.


This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien Ag Solutions’ policies, you may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.



Vaccination is required for all new hires joining Nutrien Ag Solutions. All new hires are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless you have a medical exemption. Nutrien Ag Solutions commits to providing a safe workplace for our employees and customers.

During the recruitment process, you will be required to provide proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status as part of your application for employment with Nutrien Ag Solutions.


Please note, any unsolicited resumes will not be considered.


At Nutrien, we never stop growing, because our world never does. Our size can help us weather a storm, but with that ability comes a great responsibility—to our growers and customers, our employees and shareholders, our communities, and the planet. 

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