A beekeeping business with opportunities for a number of beekeepers or trainee beekeepers to support our growing operations in the North Island. A comprehensive training and personal development programme is provided for all en1ployees.
You need to show initiative, have good communication skills, be reliable and self-disciplined, have a strong work ethic and work well with other staff. It is important to be fit, healthy and strong, and not allergic to bee stings. A current driving licence is essential.
The business is committed to providing a safe work place for employees. A rigorous programme of drug and alcohol testing is undertaken. Candidates must be compliant with these policies.
Honesty and integrity are fundamental values of our business. Employees are expected to embody these values.
EXPERIENCED BEEKEEPER POSITIONS:
A permanent role requiring a minimum 2 years commercial (500 plus hives) experience. Successful applicants must be able to recognise AFB and varroa and be competent with most aspects of beekeeping. You’ll need to be hardworking and diligent as well as someone who demonstrates great attention to detail. We are seeking candidates that think carefully about their work and are motivated to learn.
TRAINEE BEEKEEPER POSITIONS:
While some experience is advantageous we are prepared to provide training for the right candidates. To succeed candidates need to be practical, capable of learning quickly, very keen to learn and not afraid of hard work.
A competitive remuneration will be provided based on the experience and ability of the successful candidates. All candidates must have a current driving licence, New Zealand residency or a current work permit.
For further information please contact Peter Eden:
e. firstname.lastname@example.org or
contact our Napier Office on 06 834 3808