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:

Te Puke Maintenance Engineer

Your job: Reporting directly to the Site Manager at our Te Puke Kiwifruit packhouse you’ll be responsible for assisting with the creation and implementation of preventative maintenance plans to maximise plant and machinery productivity and minimise down time. Working collaboratively in this close-knit team.
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Phone Rachael Trimble on (07) 578 9107 for more details on permanent positions

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 January 2020


  • Continue Psa protective spray programme
  • Pollination
  • Summer size girdling
  • Leaf tests and foliar fertiliser applications
  • Male pruning
  • Pest and disease sprays - follow spray programme
  • GAP grower inspections
  • Crop loading
  • Fruit counts


  • AvoGreen pest monitoring
  • Fertiliser application
  • Harvest