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.

Join our team of Champions!

Orchard Supervisor
As Orchard Supervisor you’ll be responsible for coordinating all on-orchard activities throughout the year, making sure the grower and industry compliance requirements are met. Your actual tasks will be many and varied throughout the year and flexibility and extended work hours will be required especially during seasonal peaks.
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For general employment queries please email

To manage people's arrival and our COVID-19 protocols, please DO NOT come directly to our sites.

- Complete the Seasonal Recruitment Registration form for the packhouse that you would like to work at (link below) and let us know what jobs and shifts you prefer.
- When a position becomes available that matches your job and shift preferences, one of our recruiting team will be in contact and take you through our recruitment process.
Please note that you may not be contacted immediately.

During screening you will be asked about your COVID-19 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
Te Puna
Seasonal Job Registration form for DMS Te Puna: Click here

DMS Pukepack
Gate 3, 318 Te Matai Road
Te Puke
Seasonal Job Registration form for DMS Pukepack: Click here


Kiwifuit Operations More info


Avocado Operations More info

DMS Calendar June 2020


  • Continue Psa protective spray programme
  • Harvest
  • Soil testing
  • Winter pruning
  • Repairs and maintenance


  • Fertiliser application
  • Structural pruning
  • Register for export
  • Global Gap preperation
  • Early harvest
  • Maturity testing
  • Order Bee hives

AvoGreen pest monitoring