Orchard hand

Job ID 22321408
Hawke's Bay, Napier
Full-time
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
Yes

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