Seasonal Orchard Staff

We need Seasonal Orchard Staff for our Cherry Harvest

Pure Pac hires up to 200 workers across the packhouse and orchards. Experience cherry picking, New Zealand style.

We need:

  • Cherry pickers
  • Bucket assistants / quad-bike drivers
  • Supervisors / QCs

When: mid December - beginning of February

Where: Cromwell, Central Otago, New Zealand

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Picking

Picking

You will receive full training so you know which cherries to pick. We also provide a harness which holds the bucket for you so you have your hands free for picking.

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Ladders

Ladders

You will need to be able to use ladders safely. Full training will be provided.

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Orchards

Orchards

Our dozen cherry orchards are all located around Cromwell. You need transport to get to them. 

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Barcodes on buckets

Barcodes on buckets

Each picker is assigned a unique barcode. You have to make sure that your barcode is on all the buckets you picked as you get paid for each bucket.

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Field bins

Field bins

All buckets with cherries get scanned into a field bin which is how we transport the cherries.

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Bucket Assistants

Bucket Assistants

Bucket assistants move the full buckets to the end of the rows, where they get scanned into the field bins. Bucket Assistants and Quad Bike Drivers share the same position. They move the buckets down the rows of the orchard to the field bins and then move the field bins with a quad bike & trailer. 

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Field QC

Field QC

Field Quality Controllers make sure that only the best cherries are picked for our customers.

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Tractor Drivers

Tractor Drivers

Tractor Drivers move the field bins.

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Quad Bike Drivers

Quad Bike Drivers

Bucket Assistants and Quad Bike Drivers share the same position. They move the buckets down the rows of the orchard to the field bins and then move the field bins with the quad bikes. 

Sounds like you?

 

Seasonal Packhouse Staff

We need Seasonal Packhouse Staff for our Cherry Harvest

When: mid Dec - beginning Feb

Where: Cromwell, Central Otago, New Zealand

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