• 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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    Fruitpicking - Workers Wanted
    Work N Holiday Auckland - Auckland City, Auckland
    Job Description:  Our fruit picking jobs are located in Auckland. Are you looking for a job in Fruit Picking? Our jobs are seasonal and duration can wary from a few weeks to...read more.
    Work N Holiday Auckland  14 days ago

    Strawberry Pickers and Packers
    Perrys Berrys Ltd - Auckland City, Auckland
    Job Description:  We are looking for pickers to work at our garden (Papakura – Ardmore area) and packers to work at our packhouse (Wiri) during our busy harvest season (these are...read more.
    Perrys Berrys Ltd  26 days ago

    Picking and accommodation
    M and w black - Roxburgh, Otago
    Job Description:  Picking cherries.starting approx 16 december.Accommodation available on orchard.We can also put you onto the bigger orchards when you finish with us....read more.
    m and w black  30 days ago

    Ice Cream Maker/strawberry Packer
    - Auckland City, Auckland
    Job Description:  I need someone to make ice cream and pack strawberries in our farm shop for our busy pre-Christmas period. Paid Position ($16.50)....read more.
      8 days ago

    Blueberry Farm Job
    - Matamata, Waikato
    Job Description:  If this sounds good to you, please send your CV with a New Zealand contact number and any picking experience will be an advantage....read more.
      18 days ago

    Farm Assistant
    - Putaruru, Waikato
    Job Description:  We are seeking a dairy farm assistant 2-4 days per week throughout summer and autumn. However, it is essential that the applicant is capable of riding a 2 wheel...read more.
      23 hours ago

    Farm Worker
    - Queenstown, Otago
    Job Description:  Tasks may include landscaping, development projects, stock work, machinery operation and other general farm tasks....read more.
      27 days ago

    Strawberry Picker
    - Bay of Islands, Northland
    Job Description:  We are a strawberry farm in the Bay of Islands, we are always looking for the good pickers to come work with us. Paid Position ($16.50)....read more.
      7 days ago

    Strawberry Picking / Packing Job
    - Auckland City, Auckland
    Job Description:  Please include your New Zealand contact number. Strawberry picking job:. Paid Position ($16.50+8%)....read more.
      28 days ago

    Dairy Farm Assistant
    - New Zealand
    Job Description:  Short term assignments available for backpackers with a small amount of milking experience on dairy farms either in New Zealand or abroad....read more.
      19 days ago

    Home/Garden/ Farm Help
    - Pukekohe, Auckland
    Job Description:  At this stage it is estimated that you will be needed for 1 week period before Xmas and then for an additional 2 weeks period after New Year ....read more.
      19 days ago

    Part Time Dairy Farm Job
    - Waihi, Waikato - new
    Job Description:  We are a recruitment agency in the dairy farming sector across New Zealand. Dairy Farm worker Waihi 20 $ / hour. You have experience working on a dairy farm....read more.
      1 day ago

    Help Needed On Our Dairy Farm!
    - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  The gateway to Canterburys Ski fields and the West Coast of New Zealand. A typical day would include milking cows, hosing the milking shed and general farm...read more.
      27 days ago

    Seasonal Packhouse Staff
    JRs Orchards Limited - Wellington City, Wellington
    Job Description:  You will be required to have a valid New Zealand tax number bank account and work visa if you are a non-resident....read more.
    JRs Orchards Limited  5 days ago

    Farm Help
    - Hastings, Hawke's Bay
    Job Description:  We are looking for one student to do some varied casual farm help with general, fencing and stock work. You will need to be physically fit, a good team player...read more.
      12 days ago

    Dairy Farm & Building Assistant
    - Putaruru, Waikato
    Job Description:  We are after an enthusiastic team member for help on the farm. You will be able to work alone or with others in a range of jobs from milking, calf rearing,...read more.
      14 days ago

    Summer Relief Milker / Farm Assistant
    - Morrinsville, Waikato
    Job Description:  The three dairy farms are all based very close to Morrinsville. We are looking for a keen and reliable team member to join us for the summer season to enable...read more.
      12 days ago

    Couples Position 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

    Relief Milker/farm Assistant
    - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  We are a very close team and get along very well with each other.With the ocean only 10 minutes away and the river on our farm there are great chances for...read more.
      4 days ago

    Farm Assistant- Relief Milker
    - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  Accommodation is provided on farm. The job requires getting cows in, milking cows, setting fences, moving irrigation, weed control and general farm work....read more.
      5 days ago

    Farm Assistant/farm Hand
    - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  General farm jobs for the position would be bringing cows in for milking, milking the herd, cleaning the dairyshed and the yard and weed control....read more.
      19 days ago

    Farm Assistant - Immediate Start
    - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  We are looking for a single, enthusiastic backpacker to fill a farm assistant role on our dairy farm. The farm is situated 10 minutes from Mayfield and 20...read more.
      21 days ago

    Farmhand/farm Assistant
    - Christchurch, Canterbury
    Job Description:  The position advertised is for a farm assistant. Our farm is situated 5mins south of Hinds in Canterbury. (40mins from the slopes of Mt Hutt and a 4 hour drive...read more.
      30 days ago

    Relief Milker on Dairy Farm
    - Morrinsville, Waikato
    Job Description:  The role is Drive In and the farm is approx 9kms out from Morrinsville (in Kiwitahi). We are milking 520 OAD cows through a 22 aside Herringbone....read more.
      25 days ago

    Kiwifruit Vine Training
    Manak Contracting Limited - Te Puke, Bay of Plenty - new
    Job Description:  We provide work all around year such as winter pruning and summer pruning and then picking as well. 4-5 young skinny healthy team members required for String...read more.
    Manak Contracting Limited  1 day 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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