New initiative starting soon
Supporting farmers who are supporting Kiwis.
Recruit NEW TO SECTOR or
Support those impacted by COVID or
those seeking employment.
Federated Farmers is working with the Ministry of Social Development to get more Kiwis into work on the land.
Federated Farmers is going the extra mile providing employment contracts and have teamed up with Kiwi owned and operated Kaiwaka Clothing to provide gear to those new to the farming sector.
Our stocks are limited so it's first-in first-served.
Your new employee must be:
- A NZ resident and/or citizen,
- New to the agri-sector, and/or,
- Registered unemployed and/or,
- Impacted by COVID.
You must have purchased a Federated Farmers employment contract on or after 01 December 2020.
The first day of paid employment for your new employee should be from 01 January 2021 to 30 June 2021.
You must pay the legal minimum wage ($20.00/hour) or above.
Your employment contract must provide for at least an average of 30 hours per week (or more) of permanent full-time work or fixed term work for 182 days or more.