Orchard Fencer

Location: Hastings
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200209508_1634006334

This is a hands-on, full-time role. You will work outside in sunny Hawkes Bay on different orchards over the Hastings, Havelock North and Napier area. As an orchard developer you will help set up wire structures that provide tree support for the next planting season. The is a hands-on role and will suit someone looking for consistent hours in an outdoor environment.

Hours are Monday to Thursday 7.00am to 5.00pm and Friday 7.00am to 4.00pm.


In this role you will:

  • Marking fence posts to specific heights using a measuring tool.

  • Loop wires around the end of fence posts.

  • Setting up and guiding wires along from post to post.

  • Staple steel anchors into fence posts for wires to travel through.

  • Tensioning wire using a chain strainer.

  • Work in a team to ensure the work is completed to standard.

  • Work in pairs to lift coils weight 35kgs on to the back of trucks.

The supervisor will be with you every step of the way to ensure you feel confident and competent in the role. No experience is necessary, however, a background in Agriculture industry is an advantage.

Skills and attributes

  • Reliable transport as you will be travelling to different orchard locations.

  • Punctual and committed to working full time ongoing.

  • Good communication skills and confident speaking up if there is concerns.

  • Can pass a drug screen.

  • Has a clean criminal record.

Why work with us?

  • No experience required.

  • On the job training is provided.

  • Full time ongoing work.

  • Work outdoors in sunny Hawkesbay.

  • Hourly rate and weekly pay.

  • Work in a team environment.

  • Immediate start.

If you are looking to earn money now, click apply with your CV attached or give Alisha a call on 068700310 to find out more.

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