Hillcrest Hives Ltd is an Apiculture business with hives spread throughout the Greater Wellington, Waipukurau, Whanganui and Taranaki Regions. We are looking to employ Apiary Technicians based in these regions, Wairarapa, Waipukurau, Whanganui and Taranaki and that can travel between regions when required.
The positions require a minimum of two seasons within New Zealand and in a commercial environment as an Apiarist. The positions will be permanent full time, with a minimum of 40 hours per week.
The person will need to have the ability to work long and flexible hours through Spring until late Autumn, with evening and weekend work, when required. You will need to be a practical person who is able to work as part of a team, follow instructions. Being reliable, honest, good communication skills with a positive attitude and adhere to our Health and Safety polices is essential.
You will need to undergo and pass a drug test if requested. You must be in good health, be physically fit and able, as heavy lifting is required. A full NZ Driver's Licence and Heavy Trade is preferable but not essential.
You must be currently living in New Zealand, a NZ Citizen or Permanent NZ Residence but a current Work Visa to work in this industry will be considered.
Hours of work:
New Plymouth, South Taranaki, Whanganui