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Crop farm workers

Crop farm workers perform routine tasks in producing crops such as fruit, nuts, grains and vegetables.

What do crop farm workers do?

  • plant trees, seeds, seedlings, roots, bulbs, vines and other plants
  • build trellises for climbing vegetables and vines
  • operate farm machines to cultivate, fertilise, spray and harvest crops
  • thin, weed and hoe row crops, and prune trees and vines
  • irrigate land for crop growth
  • selecting, picking, grading, sorting, bunching and packing produce into containers and loading them onto trucks

Moderate

projected job openings

$33-$42k

qualified full-time wage

64%

employed full-time

Ways to get started

Ways to get started