We have multiple Post-Harvest sites within Mr Apple. These include 3 Packhouses – Whakatu, Longlands and Waipawa, various Coolstore operations around Hastings along with a Laboratory and an Engineering Workshop based at Whakatu.
If you enjoy working in a team environment and are prepared to work hard,
please contact our Post-Harvest Recruitment team on (06) 877 7726
See below for currently advertised positions
Casual Employment Opportunities - Hastings
Hastings - Hawkes Bay
We have a variety of casual opportunities available in our Packhouses based in Hastings for the remainder of our 2019 season which will run until approximately the end of July.
Standard Packhouse shift times are:
Dayshift: 6am to 4pm Monday to Saturday
Nightshift: 4.15pm to 2.15am Sunday to Friday
To be considered for these roles you should:
If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please apply online now or visit Mr Apple Recruitment Site at 149 Napier Road Havelock North; between the hours of 9am to 3pm, Monday to Friday. Mr Apple is committed to a drug and alcohol-free workplace. Please note applications will only be considered if you are legally entitled to work in New Zealand. You must be a New Zealand citizen, a permanent resident or a holder of a current New Zealand work permit to apply for this job.
- Display a can-do attitude
- Work well within a team environment
- Be a reliable and punctual team member
- Have reliable transport to and from work
- Be available to work any day of the week including weekends
Hastings - Hawkes Bay
We are currently recruiting to fill a variety of Forklift Operator positions for the 2019 season. These are seasonal positions starting immediately through to approximately July 2019. Day and night shifts positions are available across all sites in Hastings and Waipawa. Specific hours and days of work will be dependent on the role and site.
Successful candidates will need to:
Skills and experience ideally required will be:
- Pass a pre-employment drug test
- Pass an eye test
- Have an OSH Certificate (However, not essential)
If you have the above attributes and are looking for regular seasonal work, then apply online today. Mr Apple is committed to a drug free workplace. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test. Please note applications will only be considered if you are legally entitled to work in New Zealand. You must be a New Zealand Citizen, a permanent resident or a holder of a current New Zealand work permit to apply for this job.
- A minimum of 2 years driving experience preferred
- Basic numeracy and literacy skills
- Display a can do attitude
- A safe conscientious and reliable team member
- Able to work in a variety of different conditions
- Able to take responsibility for their actions and workload
- Willing to perform other tasks when required
- A good Health and Safety awareness
Alternatively, you can register your interest in working for us here: Job Registration
Click here to watch a video of some of the Packhouse Jobs available
The Post Harvest season generally runs from February to July, however, from year to year this varies slightly. There are a range of opportunities available such as packers, forklift operators, dispatch personnel, supervisors, lab assistants, administrators, computer operators as well as mechanics and engineers.
During the season each Packhouse runs two shift patterns, up to 6 days per week: –
- Supervisory Staff
- Quality Staff
- Forklift Operators (Yard & Coolstore)
- Laboratory Assistants
- Staff Team Leaders
- Truck Drivers (minimum class 5 licence)
- Tray fillers
- Tally Clerks
- Machine Operators
During the season each Packhouse/Coolstore runs a day and night shift, up to 6 days per week.
If you would like to work in any of the above areas, are motivated to work hard, and want to be part of a growing company then please apply above or click on the Job Registration Link.