Team Leader - Apiaries

Permanent

Our Client is one of the top Queen Bee breeders in New Zealand.

They are looking for a hands-on team leader, who can take control of different teams and be able to take instruction from other team leaders. 

Leading a team of four, experience in the beekeeping industry is not required, however an attitude of learning is.

Based out of their Otahuhu site you will:
• Be physically fit – capable of lifting 30kg
• Have a full driver’s license, HT license an advantage
• Fork hoist and or WTR experience required.
• Enjoy working outdoor
• Have good communication skills, even at 3am!!
• Have high attention to detail
• Be able to utilise resources and delegate accordingly
• Be able to mentor junior team members into taking leadership roles
• Have a good sense of humor
• Be computer literate

The position is 6 days a week (Saturday off), you will be travelling between various hive sites from Drury, Pukekohe, Bombay and over the Shore. Some travel to the Central Plateau will be required.
You will be flexible with the work hours during the season.
An immediate start is preferable as is a desire to be in the role for at least 5 years.

Mandatory police checks and drug testing is a part of the recruitment process.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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