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FAQs

WHAT DO I WEAR
Casual clothing and sensible footwear - we will provide a uniform top

WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING
Your lunch - and a smile

WHAT SKILLS DO I NEED
Driving licences for truck or forklift if you are driving either - otherwise we will train you up for your role. Once trained we will continue to support you throughout your employment with us.

DO I NEED TO COME IN FOR AN INTERVIEW
No - the process can be done online

DO I NEED TO BE FIT
Agility is required if you are climbing ladders and some jobs require you to be on your feet all day otherwise no special fitness is needed - and we will always try and find a spot that suits you.

WHAT ARE THE HOURS
Packhouse - Monday - Friday 8-5
Orchard - Monday - Saturday 8-5

WHAT AGE TO I HAVE TO BE
The youngest is 16, the oldest - well that is up to you - no limits. We employ all ages.

HOW DO I GET TO WORK
You must arrange this yourself. If you are living in Ettrick you can walk, Roxburgh and Millers Flat are both a 10 minute drive

WHAT DOES THE WORK ENTAIL
Check out our instructional videos here Jobs (wixsite.com)

DO I NEED A VACCINATION PASS
you don't need a pass to apply though if you have one you can upload it when you apply. If you don't have one we can talk about that later - just let us know

WHERE DOES THE FRUIT GO
All our fruit is exported from Russia to Taiwan, the UK, USA and even Japan.

WHERE WOULD I LIVE
There are many options in Roxburgh & the Teviot Valley– campervans and caravanners have at least 2 holiday parks to choose from, there are cabins, cottages, backpackers and homestays available. 
You can check some of them out here Roxburgh & the Teviot Valley | Central Otago (centralotagonz.com)

WHAT ELSE IS THERE TO DO
Biking, hiking, walking, talking, boating, fishing, cafes, movies, exploring some of the rich history in the Teviot Valley, we are halfway between Dunedin and Queenstown for nightclubs, shopping or skiing, day trips to some of the quirky towns of Otago. Explore a bit here Roxburgh & the Teviot Valley | Central Otago (centralotagonz.com)

EVENTS & CULTURE
We host in-house events for staff – we believe in fostering a positive and caring culture.  We run a variety of events, eg Movie nights, Bowls and Quiz Nights
We like to keep you on your toes too with a weekly incentive scheme and a Wearable Art competition – all in good fun.
 

You may be eligible for the MSD Seasonal Work Scheme subsidy if you are between the ages of 16-65. Find out more here https://www.workandincome.govt.nz/products/a-z-benefits/nz-seasonal-work-scheme.html