Orchard hand

Job ID 22321408
Hawke's Bay, Napier
Listed on 13 Sep 2023

About this job

As an orchard worker you will learn and apply skills and expertise in all aspects of orchard operations including: pruning, thinning, picking, spraying and general upkeep of orchard grounds. Apart of this role, workers will be driving a tractor.

You will undertake a variety of tasks as directed and complete those in a timely manner, safely and to specification with minimum supervision.

If you are a reliable team player with a high standard of workmanship, are self-motivated with organisation skills, have the ability to work with minimal supervision on a day-today basis, and have a willingness to learn and improve your own capability, Apply Now!

Job Requirements

The successful applicant will be:

• Able to pass a drug test. • Able to pass an MOJ check. • Hold a restricted driver license. • Have own reliable transport. • Available for the required working days/hours. • Experienced in the orchard industry.

• Attentive and focused. • Grow Safe Certification preferred. • Orchard experience across all aspects of orchard operations preferred but not essential. • Proven day-to-day planning skills. • Safety conscious and concerned for the well-being of others in the team. • Good communication skills, both written and verbal • Attention to detail and quality. • Basic numerical skills

Days of work
Mon-Fri: 7.30am-4.30pm Sat: 7.30am-1pm (47.5 hours per week)
Pay Details
TBC on experience
Job Category
Crop Farm Workers
Career Level
Entry level (6 months - 2 years)
Driver Licence
Restricted, (Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required

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