DMS Progrowers - Direct Management Services - kiwifruit and avocado post-harvest operations, orchard management & employment, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand.


DMS is a well-established and expanding Kiwifruit post-harvest and orchard management business in the central Bay of Plenty. The coastal Bay of Plenty, is one of the country's top holiday destinations for travellers, offering indoor/outdoor activities, scenic attractions, culture and great accommodation and dining experiences. Whether you're after adventure, beach life or a bit of indulgence, the Bay of Plenty has it all. We offer a unique growth opportunity for experienced, highly motivated individuals to join a professional, results-focused team.

We have both seasonal and permanent positions available throughout the year at our three main sites of Te Puna, Tauranga and Te Puke.

The following positions are currently available:

Phone Rachael Trimble on (07) 578 9107 for more details on permanent positions

Te Puna Forklift Operators

• Te Puna Kiwifruit and Avocado packhouse
• Permanent full-time position and competitive hourly pay rates
• Onsite training and full PPE provided

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Te Puke Assistant Quality Manager

Your job:
Working within our small but busy team, this is a key quality position based at our Te Puke packhouse.
Supporting the Quality Manager, you’ll be responsible for providing quality control assistance across the
site. Day-to-day you will:
• Sample and monitor the product and packing process to ensure compliance to relevant standards
• Coach and motivate the quality team
• Communicate results of samples to relevant people in a timely manner
• Ensure all documentation is complete and accurate
• Contribute to site and DMS team culture, strategies and initiatives

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Seasonal/Casual Jobs Available

Seasonal/Casual Work Enquiries:
Please note: Seasonal work is from March to June.

Te Puna:
07 552 5916

Te Puke:
07 573 4141


Kiwifuit Operations More info


Avocado Operations More info

DMS Calendar September 2019


  • Continue Psa protective spray programme
  • Pollination
  • Canopy management: leader work
  • GAP Grower inspections
  • Leaf tests and foilar fertiliser applications
  • Pest and disease sprays - follow spray programme
  • Full bloom date
  • Male pruning


  • Harvest
  • AvoGreeen pest monitoring
  • Follow fertiliser programme
  • Bees out
  • Renew AvoGreen contract