Winter Pruning

About the company

Vailima Orchard is a successful, 4th generation family-owned business. With over 200 Ha’s of Apple Orchard stretching over the Waimea plain in Hope. We are currently seeking hard working positive people to join our winter pruning team.


About the job

This is a fixed term role working Monday – Friday between the hours of 8am – 5pm and being available for Saturday. Flexibility is required around this to align your hours of work with work requirements. Starting wage is $20 per hour.


 As mentioned, this role starts off as a fixed term contract but for the right person that shows the right attitude, work ethic and open to learning new tasks this can quickly turn into a more permanent position.



This contract will start early June and run through until mid-September 2021.

About you

The qualities that we are looking for are:

  •         Reliable
  •         Physically fit
  •         Able to work on your feet all day
  •        Bring a good attitude with you each day
  •         Can commit to working the whole contract.
  •        Honest
  •         Quick learner

What to expect