• South Island Farm Work - Harvest and Seasonal Jobs in Southern New Zealand

    Part of New Zealand, South Island contains many distinct farming opportunities. Around cities, such as Christchurch, Dunedin, Nelson, and Richmond, farmers grow a variety of fruits and vegetables. Many farms raise cattle and produce dairy products; however, South Island farms also produce crops, like apples, berries, onions, and pears, as well as barley, maize, and other grains. Growing a wide variety of agricultural products, New Zealand farms regularly need to hire South Island workers to fill farming jobs.

    Typically hiring for the harvest season, South Island farmers need pickers, migrant workers, and other farmhands to do a variety of tasks throughout the year. Farmers need workers to plant, grow, and harvest crops on South Island. Workers looking to begin a career in the New Zealand agricultural industry should fill out an online application form to begin work with a farm on South Island. Apply online now to learn more about available South Island farming jobs, pay rates, and employment benefits.


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    Jobs 2 thru 26 of 984 results.

    Strawberries Pickers/Packers
    Nukuvai Limited - Kumeu, Auckland
    Job Description:  Picking and packing of strawberries. Labourers needed for strawberry picking and packing.Interests candidates please contact 02041527302 for more information.read more.
    Nukuvai Limited  29 days ago

    Relationship Manager Support
    Firstlight Foods - Hastings, Hawke's Bay
    Job Description:  Taking a leadership position, our purpose is to put the pride back into New Zealand farming. Established in 2003, Firstlight has developed a high-value supply…read more.
    Firstlight Foods  21 days ago

    Assistant Farm Manager
    Kaiwera Farm - Southland County
    Job Description:  Kaiwera Farm is currently looking for an Assistant Farm Manager. The Assistant Farm Manager is required to work as part of the team to implement the agreed farm…read more.
    Kaiwera Farm  29 days ago

    Duty Manager & Functions Coordinator
    Nikau Cafe - Wellington Central, Wellington
    Job Description:  Nikau Cafe is an iconic cafe restaurant committed to seasonal, local and organic food. Located as part of the City Gallery in the Civic Square, Nikau has been a…read more.
    Nikau Cafe  16 days ago

    Vineyard Supervisor and Cellar Hand
    Paroa Bay Winery Limited - Russell, Northland
    Job Description:  Provide farm machinery (tractor, weed eating, mowing, miscellaneous tractor work) operations support required to perform the vineyard tasks to enhance…read more.
    Paroa Bay Winery Limited  30+ days ago

    Seasonal Orchard Assistant
    - Cromwell, Otago
    Job Description:  We are seeking 2 Seasonal Orchard Assistants for full-time work during our cherry season. The positions will start between early December and early January and…read more.
      7 days ago

    Online Personal Shopper / Checkout Assistant
    Foodstuffs SI - Auckland City, Auckland
    Job Description:  Our most Customer Service-orientated departments are growing and we need a new Superstar to join our team. We have 1 full time position available:read more.
    Foodstuffs SI  27 days ago

    Food to Go Manager
    Caltex Te Anau - Te Anau, Southland
    Job Description:  Ensuring the seasonal promotions are done correctly. Training the other staff on each new promotion as well as the barista coffee.read more.
    Caltex Te Anau  24 days ago

    Summer Orchard Work
    - Alexandra, Otago
    Job Description:  Work involves going through the orchard picking Cherries and Apricots from trees using ladders. Any previous orchard, farm work or labouring experience would be…read more.
      22 days ago

    Online Personal Shopper - Fixed Term
    Foodstuffs SI - Auckland City, Auckland
    Job Description:  As an Online Personal Shopper for the 'Click & Collect' department, you will be reporting to the Online Supervisor and you are required to assist in organising…read more.
    Foodstuffs SI  14 days ago

    Farm Labour Assistant
    - Waikato
    Job Description:  This employer is looking for a fit, mature-minded and hardworking individual to help out with gardening and other general maintenance on their lifestyle block.read more.
      15 days ago

    Farm Assistant
    - Waikato
    Job Description:  You must be a New Zealand citizen, resident or hold a visa that allows you to work over 20hrs per week to be able to apply for this job.read more.
      25 days ago

    Farm Management Assistant
    - Katikati, Bay of Plenty
    Job Description:  Owner of this farm is looking for someone to help out with general farm labour. Involves a mix of farm and orchard work: Hay and Silage harvested over summer.read more.
      26 days ago

    Dairy Farm Assistant
    - Tamahere, Waikato
    Job Description:  We milk 300 cows and would require someone to help out with afternoon milking and other farm work such as weed control, feeding out and farm R&M etc over the…read more.
      30+ days ago

    Summer Job Opportunities
    - Cromwell, Otago
    Job Description:  We are looking for staff who are available to work stat days including Christmas and New Year, have excellent customer service skills and a ‘can do’, energetic…read more.
      28 days ago

    Warehouse Assistant
    Eventrent.co.nz - Taupo, Waikato
    Job Description:  This is a part time role with working hours on a roster basis and as the wedding and event industry is seasonal, flexibility with working hours is essential.read more.
    Eventrent.co.nz  14 days ago

    Night Shift Storeperson - Foodstuffs South Island
    Foodstuffs SI - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  Fantastic opportunity to join New Zealand’s largest retail organisation. The successful applicant will be required to carry out a wide variety of distribution…read more.
    Foodstuffs SI  11 days ago

    Pick/Packers - Afternoon & Nights
    Trade Assist - Christchurch City, Canterbury
    Job Description:  Voice picking products from the warehouse. Warehousing, picking & packing experience a bonus but not essential - Full training provided. What is in it for you?read more.
    Trade Assist  7 hours ago

    Pick/Packers - Day Shift
    Trade Assist - Christchurch City, Canterbury
    Job Description:  Voice picking products from the warehouse. Warehousing, picking & packing experience a bonus but not essential - Full training provided. What is in it for you?read more.
    Trade Assist  7 hours ago

    Night Shift Produce Packer
    Chevalier Wholesale Produce Limited - Avondale, Auckland
    Job Description:  The role would require you to work in a chilled environment picking produce orders for over 500 customers. Chevalier Wholesale Produce has been in the business…read more.
    Chevalier Wholesale Produce Limited  4 days ago

    Admin Mailroom Coordinator
    Farmers NZ - Auckland City, Auckland
    Job Description:  ENTITLEMENT TO WORK IN NEW ZEALAND. In accordance with the Immigration Act 2009, you will be asked to provide evidence of your entitlement to work in New…read more.
    Farmers NZ  5 days ago

    Mushroom Harvesters
    Meadow Mushrooms - Hornby, Canterbury
    Job Description:  Meadow Mushrooms are the largest producer of fresh mushrooms in New Zealand and employ over 500 people within Canterbury. Have a good level of physical fitness.read more.
    Meadow Mushrooms  29 days ago

    GUARANTEED Kiwifruit Flower Work
    - Bay of Plenty
    Job Description:  You will be picking male kiwifruit flowers above your head under a vine canopy. We seek expressions of interest for Male Kiwifruit Flower Picking in MID…read more.
      30+ days ago

    Experienced Pickers & Packers
    Remarkable Labour - Auckland City, Auckland
    Job Description:  We are looking for warehousing and picking staff for firms in South Auckland. You must have good attention to detail and a good level of physical fitness.read more.
    Remarkable Labour  30+ days ago

    Warehouse - Storeperson
    AWF - Auckland City, Auckland
    Job Description:  Opportunity to move around to different departments and pick up new skills. A well established automobile parts company is looking for strong, reliable and…read more.
    AWF  12 days ago

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    Directory of Farms, Orchards, etc in or near Southern New Zealand regions

    Note: The information below is simply a list of farms, growers, or orchards in the Southern New Zealand area. Being listed below does not necessarily mean that they are currently looking to hire labor. You should contact them to inquire about employment availabilities.

    Berrylands
    108 Appleby Hwy, Richmond, Nelson 7081
    03-544-2099
    Harvest Time: December - February
    Main Crops: Raspberries, Blueberries, Boysenberries, Strawberries
    Blueberry Bliss 475 Robinsons Rd, Broadfield, Christchurch 7676
    03-325-2232
    [email protected]
    Harvest Time: January - March
    Main Crops: Blueberries
    Coal Creek Gardens
    Coal Creek 1rd, Roxburgh, Roxburgh 9500
    03-446-8323
    Harvest Time: December - January
    Main Crops: Apricots, Cherries
    Darlings Orchard and Fruit Juices
    5090 State Highway 8, Ettrick 9572
    03-446-6763
    Harvest Time: December - February
    Main Crops: Cherries
    Gracebrook Orchard 156 Ashworths Rd, RD1, Amberley, 7481
    03-314-7076
    Harvest Time: December - January
    Main Crops: Cherries
    Hedgerows Hydroponic Strawberries 205 Old Renwick Rd, Springlands, Blenheim 7272
    03-578-5268
    Harvest Time: September - January
    Main Crops: Strawberries
    Kaituna Orchards
    239 Kaituna Valley Rd, RD2, Christchurch 7672
    03-329-0852
    Harvest Time: December - February
    Main Crops: Cherries
    Kawarau Gardens
    State Highway 6, Ripponvale, Otago 9384
    03-445-0733
    Harvest Time: December - January
    Main Crops: Cherries
    Omahanui Berryfruit Gardens
    21 Drummond Road, Braeburn, Lower Moutere 7175
    03-526-7759
    Harvest Time: November - March
    Main Crops: Blackberries, Boysenberries, Loganberries, Marionberries, Red Raspberries, and Strawberries
    Otahuna Berries
    Rhodes Rd, RD2, Tai Tapu, Christchurch 7672
    03-329-6687
    Harvest Time: December - February
    Main Crops: Raspberries
    Smithfield Berries
    90 Smithfield Road 2RD, Ashburton 7772
    03-308-3498
    Harvest Time: December - January
    Main Crops: Blackberries, Boysenberries, Black Raspberries, Red Raspberries
    West Melton Cherry Farm 131 Melton Grange Rd, West Melton 7671
    03-374-2235
    Harvest Time: November - January
    Main Crops: Cherries

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