Orchard Jobs | Quality Controller | Motueka - Nelson Tasman Region

Quality Controller

Quality Controller

We have a position available for an experienced Quality Controller for the 2025 Harvest season.  The position will be full-time and fixed term beginning in February 2025 and ending upon completion of the Harvest Season in June. The successful applicant will have proven experience in pip-fruit quality management systems and able to work as part of a team. We are Bio Gro accredited.


    • Competence in Phytosanitary Procedures and pest identification
    • Experience and knowledge of sampling and inspection methods
    • Experience and knowledge of Exporter specifications and grade standards
    • Knowledge of SQF, Global Gap and HACCP compliance around a packhouse
    • An understanding of OAP’s for China, Taiwan, & USA
    • Knowledge of MPI MAO standards for exporting
    • The ability to work in an organised and methodical manner
    • Computer literate
    • Strong communication skills

The Quality Controller role is a flexible position and could suit people with a wide range of abilities and skills. Feel free to talk to us about the role.

Hours: Our normal hours are 7.30am to 4.30pm Mon – Fri and some Saturdays at peak season.

Requirements: All applicants will need to have photo ID and proof they are eligible to work in NZ.


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 

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!