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General Labourer

Payment: Paid Position ($23.00)
Location: Te Anau
Region: Southland/Fiordland
Experience: Limited Experience Necessary
Listing Added: 14/10/2021

Job Description: 

Interested in joining our team working on a building renovation project on our organic farm? 

Organic Farm New Zealand is located on a private estate in the world-famous Fiordland region, a 30-minute drive from the nearest town of Te Anau (daily transportation provided).  We are looking to hire a full-time seasonal Labourer from October 2021 for help with property renovations (primarily timber buildings) and general work on the farm.

Duties include jobs such as :

  • Sanding
  • Painting
  • Sandblasting
  • Repairing wood panels
  • Assisting professional contractors working on site
  • Grass cutting
  • Wood chipping
  • etc.

Prior experience with manual labour, building renovations, wood work and / or painting is preferred, but not required.

Employment Details: 

  • This is a full-time seasonal position with an immediate start date, with the possibility of ongoing permanent employment for the right candidate.
  • Work-holiday visa holders are welcome to apply
  • Salary commiserate with qualifications and experience
  • Please submit a current CV and brief cover letter

Desirable Criteria: 

  • Property renovation and / or woodwork and painting experience is preferable
  • Recent graduates (or current students) welcome to apply
  • Strong work ethic with an attention to detail
  • Flexible & positive
  • Highly responsible & able to work independently
  • Ability to thrive working in a remote location
  • No smoking please
  • Dates of Employment


Start: Immediately 

End: per agreement

Pay Details: $23 +  per hour

Please send your CV and contact information on


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