Orchard Jobs | General Orchard Hands | Motueka

General Orchard Hands

General Orchard Hands

Description: We have full-time permanent employment available for General Orchards Hands.

As a general orchard hand, your work could include maintaining irrigation, tractor driving, and general orchard work. It might include packhouse and yard work during the harvest season. You might like to get your Growsafe certificate with us and become a qualified spray applicator. 

The work you do will vary depending on your skills and experience. You’ll be gaining horticulture knowledge as you work and gaining good experience. If you want to upskill and progress within the industry we can help you with that too.

You must be reliable, physically fit and have reliable transport. You will need a NZ Driver’s license. You must be legally able to work in NZ.

Hours: Our normal hours are weather dependent but generally 7.30 am to 4.30 pm Mon – Fri with some Saturday work. Longer hours may be required during peak season (late March & April).

Requirements: All applicants will need to have photo ID and proof they are eligible to work in NZ. A valid Driver’s license must be supplied for this role.

Location: 91 Umukuri Road, Riwaka, Motueka

For more information please email hr@fairfieldorchards.co.nz or call 03 5284599 or click below to apply online. We look forward to working with you!

This position is currently filled. If you would like to send us your CV and contact information for future work possibilities please  email hr@fairfieldorchards.co.nz