Work for Us

We are always looking for extraordinary people to join our team.

Riverlock packhouse has various positions available for the 2022 packing season.

The positions range from packing to Machine operator. Unfortunately, due to the new optical sorter (grading machine) being installed, there are no grading positions available.

We are seeking people who can commit to the season (March – June) and be available and complete every shift we offer, need to follow instructions from their supervisor or the manager, and have a respectful manner.

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Current Opportunities

Accounts Administrator

Riverlock is located in Opotiki 8kms out of the Opotiki township in the rural country on the Waioeka Straight. Surrounded by farm, kiwifruit orchards, and situated right next to the post-harvest facility.

Riverlock Group Holdings is seeking an experienced Accounts Administrator to cover maternity leave. 

The Finance team processes accounts for 3 dairy farms, 1 dairy support unit, a post-harvest facility, and numerous orchards. 

What we offer:

  • Full time: a minimum of 30 hours a week and can be flexible.
  • Fixed term until February 2023
  • A great team to work with

About you:

  • Excellent numeracy and analytical skills
  • Attention to detail is a must
  • Proven ability to problem solve
  • Working knowledge of microsoft office
  • Team player
  • Great communication skills and relationship building with the internal stakeholders


  • Assist with payroll during the peak season
  • AP & AR
  • Stock Reconciliation
  • Data Entry
  • Assisting with other administrative/accounts tasks as required


  • Farm Assistant – Assists in milking, cleans the milking shed, reports any health and welfare issues on the farm, sets break fences, feeds out, weed control, repair fences, uses machinery safely, and models health and safety awareness on the farm.
  • Assistant Manager/2IC – The backbone to the Farm manager, supervising the milking from the paddock to the shed, supports and trains staff, identifies and treats the stock’s health issues, safely uses, and maintains farm vehicles and machinery.
  • Farm manager – Manages the farms day to day tasks, implements, or updates new farm systems, discusses achievements, issues and concerns about the farm to the dairy director, monitors farm and staff performance, and facilitates annual staff reviews.  

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