About Us

Employing people to produce food all year round

R&J Employment Services was founded in 2005 and has been servicing clients in various industries throughout Hawke’s Bay. We have a dedicated team with years of experience in horticulture and agriculture labour supply. We also hire staff for jobs such as logistics, administration, trades and services, roading, machine operating, hospitality and others.

R&J is committed to connecting talented individuals like you with rewarding short-term employment opportunities. Don’t miss out on the chance to broaden your experience, earn extra income, and discover new possibilities. Contact R&J now and take the first step towards exciting short-term job opportunities!

Our focus is on good service to our clients alongside supporting our staff. We are convinced that that nothing we do is more important than hiring and developing people. At the end of the day you bet on people, not on strategies.

Why Choose R&J?

Variety – R&J offers a diverse range of short-term jobs across different industries, allowing you to explore various fields and gain valuable experience.

Flexibility – With jobs ranging from one day to a few weeks, you can find opportunities that fit your schedule and availability. Whether you’re looking for temporary work during your free time or in-between other commitments, R&J can accommodate your needs.

Easy Application – Applying for short-term jobs through R&J is a breeze. Simply contact us and provide your details, skills and availability. We’ll assist in matching you with suitable positions.

Competitive Pay – R&J values your skills and time. We strive to provide competitive compensation for the short-term jobs we offer, ensuring that your efforts are duly rewarded.

Work with us

At R&J, a key benefit is being able to provide jobs and career opportunities all year round and we strive to find work to accommodate all needs. We can do this because we work in such a diverse range of industries from grapes, wine production, berries, horticulture, agriculture and more.

Whether you need full or part time employment, R&J will work their level best to support your career in viticulture and horticulture.

“I have picked raspberries for R&J every summer holidays since I started my degree. This helps pay off my student allowance for the rest of the year”
– Sian

Make the Vintage one to remember

R&J Employment Services supply labour to many of Hawke’s Bay’s top vineyards. Learn with the best and our managers will make sure your career is given the best kick start.

We are committed to providing the best working environment for our employees, encouraging progression through training and finding long term career opportunities.

Mana /ˈmɑːnə/ noun

1. (in Polynesian, Melanesian, and Maori belief) an impersonal supernatural power which can be transmitted or inherited.

For us, mana is about respecting human rights of every single employee and doing the right thing by our people.