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.

There are currently no Permanent Positions available.
Check out our section on Seasonal Positions.

For general queries please email

We have been registered as an essential business during this COVID-19 lock down period so will be continuing to hire.

To manage people's arrival and our 2m distancing rule, please DO NOT come directly to our sites.

1. Complete the Seasonal Recruitment Registration form (The link will be uploaded here shortly or email
2. Once the registration form is submitted, one of our recruiting team will be in contact for pre-screening.
3. Complete Application form.
4. If you meet our selection criteria, our onsite team will call to invite you in to visit our packhouse and finalise your application.

Please note that during pre-screening you will be asked about your COVID-19 lock down situation, like who you are living with, how would you get to work and how you would ensure you are still following the governments rules outside of work hours. This is not us being nosy, but part of our responsibility to keep our wider communities safe.


DMS Te Puna
Gate 4, 7 Armstrong Road
(off Te Puna Road)
Te Puna

DMS Pukepack
Gate 3, 318 Te Matai Road
Te Puke


Kiwifuit Operations More info


Avocado Operations More info

DMS Calendar April 2020


  • Continue Psa protective spray programme
  • Harvest
  • Check frost protection systems
  • Maturity monitoring


  • Soil and leaf test
  • Crop estimate
  • AvoGreen pest monitoring
  • Structural pruning
  • Inject trees - Phytophthora control