Westervelt Owhaoko - Kerikeri - Northland

 Looking for a career more than a job?  – Apply to be part of our Team

We have openings for Experienced Beekeepers to join our operations at both our Northland & Central Plateau Apiaries.

Choose your beach location – the seaside at Kerikeri or the lake at Taupo/Turangi.

Reasons for you to apply -

  • The opportunity to study for qualifications with Peter Ferris our trainer, passionate in sharing his 40+ years of knowledge in the honey industry with our future generations of beekeepers
  • You share the same values as our Company - in being 100 percent committed to fair, honest and ethical business practices
  • Learning and optimizing our new technology in the industry
  • To earn competitive wages/salaries that are reviewed annually
  • Being with a Company dedicated to protecting the environment and committed to Health & Safety
  • To be part of a team where everyone has a valued role to play - from breeding our bees to the pure honey flowing into the jar

The successful candidates will have– 

  • Previous industry experience
  • A keenness for knowledge sharing and continued personal development to keep up with industry advancements & change
  • Pride in a high standard of care for equipment, hives and appearance to match our Brand standard
  • A good level of physical fitness for heavy lifting
  • Current Full Drivers Licence
  • Excellent time management and efficiency skills in following plans
  • The ability to work independently and as a team player to support the dedicated teams
  • Good verbal & written communication skills
  • Attention to detail in following systems and processes in record keeping
  • Flexibility with work hours during peak seasonal activities
  • A sound knowledge of Health & Safety procedures

If you are keen to work with a great team of people working as a family committed to producing high quality honey click on apply now