We grow, pack, and export our unique miniature apples around the world. We are growing rapidly in New Zealand and globally. We have a brand new packhouse in Irongate Road, Hastings with cutting edge automation. This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Rockit family. We are a friendly and professional team who pride ourselves on top performance and excellent results for our Growers.
There are different Fruit receival roles you can work in:
· Coolstore – General Hands
· Gatehouse Clerks
· Forklift Drivers
The season starts early February 2022 and goes through to late September/early October. We provide regular hours through the season. There are 2 shifts to apply for:
Day Shift 6.00 am – 4.00 pm
Afternoon Shift 2.00 pm – 12.00 am
Six days per week, for 8 - 10 weeks.
As the season progresses there are also opportunities to move to Packhouse roles such as Machine Minder, Grader, Chargehand or Quality Control.
Skills You Need
Full training is provided; just bring your positive attitude:
· Team player and work well with others
· Detail orientated
· Physically fit and willing to be hands on
· Reliable attendance and have transport to work
· Able to meet our high standards for quality and food hygiene
· Competitive pay rates
· Higher pay for returning staff
· Small enough to get to know the team
· Meal shouts if production targets are met
· Employee of the week prizes
· Help to get off-season work with partner companies