Leading Hand – Kerikeri

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at T&G Global (view profile)
Location Kerikeri, New Zealand
Date Posted 9 November 2021
Category Production
Job Type Full-time


Leading Hand Kerikeri

  • Opportunity to GROW your career
  • Develop your leadership skills
  • Join us in providing fresh fruit and veges to Kiwis and the world

T&G has a vital role to play in providing nutritious fruit and vegetables to Kiwis as an essential service during this critical time.

We are doing everything to ensure we continue to operate safely and keep each other, our families and communities safe as we run this essential service.

We are currently looking for an experienced Leading Hand to join our Berry Orchards team based in Kerikeri.

About the position:

During harvest you will be leading teams of between 10 and 40 seasonal workers, ensuring orchard duties relating to plant health, orchard maintenance and harvest are carried out. You will be required to train, supervise and monitor team members and be accountable for team performance.

Your hours, days of work will be Monday to Friday 7.30am - 4pm but you will need to be flexible and available for extra hours and weekends as required

What are we looking for?

As our successful candidate you will have the following skills and attributes:

  • Previous experience leading and coaching teams of people
  • A supportive and inclusive leadership style
  • A strong commitment to Health and Safety
  • Competence in record keeping and maintaining procedures and processes
  • Problem solving skills
  • Good attention to detail with an eye for quality
  • Previous Orchard/Horticulture experience is preferred
  • A love of working outdoors!
  • Experience in using orchard machinery
  • A Full NZ Drivers License

A bit about us:

You will be joining a committed and passionate team with a supportive and inclusive culture.

We are fresh food lovers who constantly strive to grow our world by maintaining year-round freshness and provide a healthier lifestyle for everyone we share the planet with.

We are passionate about our purpose of growing healthier futures through fresh fruit and vegetables.

If this sound like you, we want to hear from you. Apply now!

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