• 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 998 results.

    Warehouse Picking & Packing
    - Albany, Auckland - new
    Job Description:  We are an importer/exporter and wholesaler in New Zealand of fishing and hunting products. The role is predominantly picking and packing as well as other...read more.
      2 hours ago

    Dairy Farm Worker
    - Norsewood, Manawatu-Wanganui - new
    Job Description:  Hi, we are looking for a Farm Worker on a 500 cow Dairy Farm in Norsewood. Ideally someone from a farming background would be most suitable and we have fully...read more.
      3 days ago

    Picking and Packing
    - MOUNT WELLINGTON, Auckland
    Job Description:  These positions involve picking & packing food products and is quite fast paced. We are looking for people who want two regular shifts per week (total 20 hours)...read more.
      27 days ago

    Dairy Farm Work Now. $600+/wk - Bay Of Plenty & Wa
    - Coromandel, Waikato - new
    Job Description:  An approved working holiday visa and in New Zealand (or on your way shortly). We have farms in Bay of Plenty and Waikato who are seeking farm assistants to help...read more.
      1 day ago

    Dairy Farm Assistant/milker
    - Coromandel, Waikato
    Job Description:  You will have your own fully furnished room in shared accomodation with 2 other farm workers and WIFI/electricity is also included....read more.
      4 days ago

    Home / Farm Help
    - Coromandel, Waikato
    Job Description:  Paid work could be available for people who have experience with other jobs such as building work, painting, using farm machinery etc....read more.
      6 days ago

    Farm Hand
    - Bay of Islands, Northland
    Job Description:  Milkings, calf rearing, making sure jobs are done to a standard, general farm duties in and around the shed and property. Accommodation & Paid (0)....read more.
      14 hours ago

    General Farm Work
    - Christchurch, Canterbury - new
    Job Description:  Live in friendly, warm family home for single or couple with own room, Great farm food , older children on small farm....read more.
      2 hours ago

    Farm Wwoofer
    - Gisborne
    Job Description:  Facebook Glenlands Farm for some photos of the farm. 242 Ha farm 25 km from Napier, with sheep, cattle, goats, few bees....read more.
      20 hours ago

    Farm Assistant – Culverden
    - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  Payment: Accommodation & Paid ($17) Location: Culverden Region: Christchurch & Canterbury Experience: Limited Experience Necessary After a very sucesfull...read more.
      4 days ago

    Au Pair On A Sheep Farm
    - Auckland, Auckland
    Job Description:  Au pair wanted to stay on one of New Zealand's most beautifull farms and look after a very cute and funny little 15 month old girl....read more.
      12 days ago

    Farm Labour/tractor Driver
    - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  Payment: Accommodation & Paid ($18) Location: Near Rakaia Region: Christchurch & Canterbury Experience: Experience Necessary Farm labour, handy personsread more.
      6 days ago

    Farm Worker
    - Auckland, Auckland
    Job Description:  Coolest farm in the country. Check out our Jonkers farm Instagram. 540 acre Sheep and cattle farm in west coast of Auckland. Accommodation & Paid ($15.25)....read more.
      13 days ago

    Garden And Farm Helper
    - Hamilton, Waikato
    Job Description:  Someone willing to help around the farm and house , we have a nice small farm and comfortable home . Jobs will include assisting with our calf rearing operation...read more.
      20 hours ago

    Dairy Farm Assistant, Ashburton
    - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  Single, self-contained, fully furnished accommodation available on farm. We are looking for a Dairy Assistant on our 760 cow dairy farm 20 mins South of...read more.
      6 days ago

    Dairy Farm Worker- Short Term
    - New Zealand - new
    Job Description:  New Zealand Wide. Dairy Farm Assistant Short Term Assignment. Rosters will generally be a 12 day on 2 day off work schedule, with your role being built around...read more.
      2 hours ago

    General Farm Hand
    - Te Awamutu, Waikato - new
    Job Description:  Assisting farm owners with milking, temporary fencing, draughting cows and calves and other general farming duties. Accommodation & Paid (Minimum wage)....read more.
      2 days ago

    Tractor Driver Potato & Onion Farm
    - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  Payment: Paid Position ($18.00 plus) Location: Christchurch Region: Christchurch & Canterbury Experience: Experience Necessary Contact: kikstra@xtra.coread more.
      9 days ago

    Sheep/ Beef Farm Wwoofer- Prefer Female Over 25
    - Hastings, Hawke's Bay - new
    Job Description:  Payment: Accommodation & Food ($16 ) Location: Hawkes bay Region: East Coast/Hastings/Napier Experience: Limited Experience Necessary Experience life on...read more.
      3 days ago

    Farm Assistant
    - Christchurch, Canterbury - new
    Job Description:  It's a great opportunity to learn about dairy farming in New Zealand in a fantastic location only 40 minutes from Christchurch....read more.
      3 days ago

    Farm Experience
    - Bay of Islands, Northland
    Job Description:  An invitation to visit and join us as we go about our day to day activities on our small farm near Whangarei....read more.
      12 days ago

    South Island Dairy Farm Helper
    - Nelson
    Job Description:  Work to include milkings in our Rotary cowshed, helping with Calves and some other general farm duties. We are looking for an awesome person to help us on our...read more.
      9 days ago

    Farm Stay Woofing
    - Tolaga Bay, Gisborne
    Job Description:  Farm Stay Woofing. We are looking for some help around our small farm block and grounds. Tasks would include checking on and feeding animals (cattle, sheep,...read more.
      6 days ago

    Sheep & Beef Farm Woofer
    - Gisborne
    Job Description:  We understand that a lot of woofers would love to spend as much time on the farm as possible but please realise that all of our farm work is skilled and based...read more.
      11 days ago

    Dairy Farm Assistant
    Managed by MSD - Te Puke, Bay of Plenty
    Job Description:  A Pukehina based employer is seeking a motivated Farm Assistant to join their dynamic team. Your duties will include milking cows, feeding stock, identifying...read more.
    Managed by MSD  9 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
    don@blueberrybliss.co.nz
    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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