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Orchard Hand

Payment: Paid Position (21.20)
Location: 178 Turkington Road, RD3 Cambridge
Region: Waikato/Coromandel
Experience: No Experience Necessary
Listing Added: 01/08/2022

Monavale Organic Blueberries are looking for orchard hands who are able to perform orchard tasks such as weeding, scrubcutting, pruning and planting.

Located at Monavale, just 10 minutes drive from Cambridge (your own transport is essential).  

Hours are Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm, weather dependent.  

Start date (from now until 30th September).  Further outdoor work may be available after this for orchard maintenance prior to our harvest which begins in November, and then harvest work until end of March.

You will be physically fit, able to bend, reach, stretch etc   

If you have an interest in organic growing, are honest, reliable and dependable, are able to take direction, training and can work in a team, then please apply.

Experience is not really necessary though a good attitude and a desire to get the job done is a requirement. 

You must have a valid work visa, IRD number and bank account.  Minimum pay is $21.20 per hour (plus holiday pay, less tax) paid weekly into your bank account. 

We may have accommodation available on the orchard ($25 per person per night or $150 pp per week), or you will require accommodation nearby and your own transport.  

If you are interested please get in touch and send us an email at [email protected]  Please include your CV's and work experience.

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