NZ Farm Recruitment

Staffing And Working Holiday Solutions Made Simple

Kevin Sands

Dairy Farmer

"It's been fantastic, such a simple process and our candidate is pretty much perfect."

Kevin Sands

Find Staff That Fit

We understand finding reliable staff can be challenging and having access to key talent is a growing issue in the agricultural industry. Our matchmaking service endeavours to be able to find a suitable worker for your set-up. We work with UK and Irish Young Farmers, Agricultural Universities and Colleges as well as using our social media presence to spread the word about opportunities in New Zealand.


Find Work in New Zealand

Working in the agriculture industry in New Zealand has so much to offer you! With career opportunities across the agricultural sector including tractor work, dairy farming, dry stock farming and forestry, New Zealand could be the perfect springboard for your next step into agriculture.

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Dairy Farmer Waikato

Leo Barcoe

Ag Work Candidate

"You should absolutely experience it, its not like anything I've ever seen before, not like anything you get a chance to see at home."

Check out a selection of some of the positions currently available.

Experienced Bailer Operator

Experienced Bailer Operator
6 month seasonal role in South Island

A large contracting company is looking for an experienced bailer operator to join their team. Excellent wages and accommodation on offer, and joining a team of other oversea workers. The successful candidate needs to be a competent bailer operator, ideally operating big square bailers. Start dates from October – April. A rare opportunity be part one of the big contracting firms.
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Dairy Assistant for Top Class Dairy Set Up
12-month placement in South Waikato, North Island NZ

Are you a budding stock person looking to improve your dairy experience? We have unique opportunities for a candidate to experience dairy farming in New Zealand. With pay and accommodation packages, these are perfect roles if you are looking to further your dairy experience and be part of a growing industry. With flexible timeframes, the ideal candidate would be able to spend 12 months being part of a New Zealand dairy farm.  
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Tractor Operating

Experienced tractor drivers for cultivation contracting firm
7 month placement in North Island NZ

Do you have experience with cultivation and ground work? We have a unique opportunity to be part of a cultivation contracting firm in central North Island. The role requires candidates with a strong background in ground works including ploughing, power harrowing, drilling and discing. A family run firm that is happy to train and show what NZ agriculture has to offer! Very good pay rate and accommodation, and roles available for 1 or groups of  2 workers.
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Sheep Farming New Zealand

Pig and Sheep farming opportunity
12 month placement in Canterbury, South Island.

A fulfilling role working within a family team within the South Canterbury district to assist with all livestock work duties for a family-run pig farm with a Merino sheep breeding flock.A good pay rate and accommodation are available.A fantastic opportunity for any budding stock person to experience New Zealand’s rich farming background.Start date: ASAP
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Blog Spot

Who is Ag Work NZ and Why did we start?

As we enter our third year of operating Ag Work, and our biggest one to date, we take a look into the back story of how we ended up being one of the main seasonal agricultural recruitment specialists.

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The Working Holiday Visa Explained

So, you’re planning a trip to New Zealand and want to be able to work and explore the country. One of the first things that Ag Work will introduce you to is your visa options. Ag Work will help guide you through your application.

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Our Year in Review

We started the year off strong, with our first UK candidate arriving on the 9th of January, our recruitment team was hands-on over the Christmas period to help farmers out with their staffing needs.

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