This position requires both physical outdoor work, maintaining the orchard, scrubcutting, weeding, pruning, planting etc, and supervising staff, and working in a fast paced, just in time, highly technical packhouse, managing supply and distribution and training and supervising up to 20 staff.
The successful applicant will have a minimum of 2 years relevant horticulture/ blueberry experience, particularly in organics. Be able to set objectives and achieve goals, be computer literate, experienced in inventory, quality control and logistics, hold a fork lift license, have good interpersonal communication skills, and be reliable and dependable and able to work flexible hours due to seasonal variations. Generally 40 hours per week with increased hours over the harvest season (November to April).
This is a full time position.
Please send CV to: [email protected]
Closing date for applications: 20 August 2019
We are looking for people interested in picking organic blueberries from the beginning of February for approximately 6 weeks.
If you are interested in working with us, Contact Us stating the dates you are available to work and the reason you would like to work with us (working holiday, casual summer work etc) and we will send you an application form and information sheet.
All applicants should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit.