horticulture careers

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Don’t be fooled into thinking horticultural work is purely seasonal


It is a very varied field. Growing, pruning, picking, packing, marketing, logistics, automations, science, training, leadership, audit, quality control, operating machinery, truck, forklift & tractor driving – HortNZ has all the information you need.


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Learning Engine: Go Hort Career Seeker (ecampusnz.com)


and NZ Apples & Pears provide training for Food Safety, Fruit Inspector training and a lot more



Study at Polytechs around the country or online with the Open Polytech or a range of other facilities and universities.


The University degree you already have can jump start you into a career in the horticulture industry too.


Meet Thomas and Renee – both work with us at CAJ Apples – two different stories in the same industry.