Orchard Supervisor- New Developments

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at Thompsons Horticulture Limited (view profile)
Location Thompsons Horticulture Limited, New Zealand
Date Posted 14 October 2020
Category On-Orchard
Job Type Full-time


With recent growth we are currently recruiting for an additional Orchard Supervisor. Working in Thompsons busy Kiwifruit Development team you will have a leadership role in a thriving industry.   Looking after seasonal crews you will be able to put your plants and people skills into play.

Thompson’s Horticulture Ltd (THL) is a family owned and operated business, involved in the management of approx. 180 hectares each of Kiwifruit and Grapes, spread between Opotiki and Gisborne with 60 permanent staff and upwards of 150 seasonal staff. We offer employment opportunities in Machinery Operations, Kiwifruit Operations, Grapes and Orchard Development areas.

The Supervisor will be involved in planning, monitoring and executing orchard activities to a high standard across 60 hectares of new developments. You will have good technical knowledge in Kiwifruit or related industry and come with strong experience leading teams. It’s a hands-on role, where you will role model, train and support a fun and diverse team. You will be calm under pressure, a good problem solver and be a confident communicator- talking and listening.

We offer competitive hourly rates in a workplace and you will be able to hone your supervisory skills knowledge with an innovative, enthusiastic, and up and coming Manager in the industry.

Soak up the Gisborne sun, keep active, keep learning and join a handpicked team of the industry’s best.

For more information or to apply please submit your CV and complete an application form online at https://www.thompsonsltd.co.nz/join-the-thompsons-family/  or contact THL HR & Compliance Manager –sonia.mcallister@thltd.co.nz or 027 568 1168.

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