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Implement the food safety program and procedures
Apply quality systems and procedures
Participate in work health and safety processes
Apply chemicals under supervision

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Plan a seed crop establishment program
Supervise seed crop establishment
Plan and implement seed crop maintenance
Supervise seed crop harvesting
Maintain work health and safety processes
Analyse and interpret production data
Identify risk and apply risk management processes
Supervise irrigation system maintenance
Develop a regional pest management program
Implement and monitor quality assurance procedures
Sample soils and interpret results
Supervise work routines and staff performance

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Prepare and maintain a seed reference collection
Develop and implement laboratory policy and procedures
Undertake internal audits in a seed laboratory
Perform a tetrazolium test
Perform seed vigour test
Perform a 1000 seed weight test
Maintain work health and safety processes
Implement and monitor quality assurance procedures
Supervise work routines and staff performance
Maintain a quarantine approved laboratory
Perform an Anguina test on annual ryegrass seed
Handle & store quarantinable materials
Perform an endophytic seed test
Perform an electrophoresis test on a seed sample
Perform standard calibrations
Process and interpret data
Use laboratory application software
Apply quality system and continuous improvement processes

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Contribute to work health and safety processes
Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases
Operate pressurised irrigation systems
Coordinate horticultural crop harvesting
Implement a post-harvest program
Harvest horticultural crops mechanically
Establish horticultural crops
Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs
Operate machinery and equipment
Comply with industry quality assurance requirements
Operate chemical application machinery and equipment
Troubleshoot irrigation systems
Perform machinery maintenance
Operate specialised machinery and equipment

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Contribute to work health and safety processes
Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases
Operate machinery and equipment
Coordinate horticultural crop harvesting
Implement a post-harvest program
Harvest horticultural crops mechanically
Establish horticultural crops
Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
Operate pressurised irrigation systems
Identify and report unusual disease or plant pest signs
Control weeds
Troubleshoot drainage systems
Troubleshoot irrigation systems
Comply with industry quality assurance requirements
Operate tractors

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Operate a screen cleaner
Operate an indent cylinder
Handle, package and store commercial quantities of seed
Sample seed before and after processing
Contribute to work health and safety processes
Operate a gravity table
Operate seed modification machinery
Operate seed treatment machinery
Operate specialised seed processing machinery

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Contribute to work health and safety processes
Operate compost processing plant, machinery and equipment
Dispatch materials and composted product
Conduct wheel loader operations
Develop a composting recipe
Plan and schedule compost production
Operate a compost bagging process
Comply with industry quality assurance requirements
Recognise and respond to fire emergencies on a composting site
Perform machinery maintenance

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Install and terminate extra low voltage wiring systems
Measure irrigation delivery system performance
Troubleshoot irrigation systems
Monitor soils under irrigation
Install irrigation pumps
Interpret irrigation plans and drawings
Install pressurised irrigation systems
Contribute to work health and safety processes
Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
Troubleshoot drainage systems
Maintain and repair irrigation drainage systems
Operate and maintain irrigation pumping systems
Implement an irrigation schedule
Operate irrigation controller and sensor technology
Maintain pressurised irrigation systems
Coordinate worksite activities
Undertake sampling and testing of water
Recommend irrigation products and services
Operate machinery and equipment
Use hand tools
Use power tools/hand held operations
Estimate and cost job

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Undertake preparation of land for seed crops
Establish seed crops
Maintain seed crops
Harvest seed crops
Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
Contribute to work health and safety processes
Carry out emergency disease or plant pest control procedures at infected premises
Prepare and apply chemicals to control pest, weeds and diseases
Transport, handle and store chemicals
Implement property improvement, construction and repair
Implement an irrigation schedule
Operate tractors
Perform machinery maintenance
Operate broadacre and row crop harvest machinery and equipment
Control plant pests, diseases and disorders
Implement pest management strategies

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Prepare a working sample
Identify seeds
Perform a seed purity analysis
Perform a seed moisture test
Perform a seed germination test
Perform a “Determination of Other Seeds by Number” test
Comply with industry quality assurance requirements
Apply environmentally sustainable work practices
Contribute to work health and safety processes
Perform a fluorescence test on seeds
Handle & store quarantinable seeds
Respond to emergencies
Record and present data
Maintain the laboratory/field workplace fit for purpose
Perform calibration checks on equipment and assist with its maintenance
Maintain and control stocks
Perform microscopic examination
Provide work skill instruction