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Permanent Pipfruit Machinery Operators

Permanent opportunity with our Pipfruit Team.

Apatu Farms is a leading, family-owned, Hawkes Bay agribusiness focused on growing quality produce for local and global customers. Our operations here in the Bay are very diverse, growing, transporting and exporting a variety of fruit and vegetables.

We are looking for experienced orchardists who enjoy working with top of the line orchard machinery to join our Pipfruit Division growing premium apple varieties (including RockitTM and ENVYTM).

About the role:

You will be a part of a team of great people who are passionate about growing first-class produce. With access to top-of-the-line equipment, you’ll be involved with innovative growing systems and future-thinking orchardists who are always keen to share their knowledge, experience and some laughs.

The other key bits:

  • Great team and work environment
  • Top of the line gear (including HSS 3 Rower Sprayers, Fendt Cab Tractors and platforms)
  • Ongoing personal/professional development support available

About you:

  • At least 2 years’ experience in year-round apple orchard operations including machinery operation.
  • Current Growsafe Certification.
  • Willingness to get stuck in and work with a team to achieve high-quality results.
  • Currently eligible to work in New Zealand and have your own reliable transport.

Call us on 06 873 9130 for more information.

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