We are looking for beekeepers and queen breeders to work seasonally or permanently on commercial operation in New Zealand. Our season runs for 10 month and we welcome people come to work from August-September and stay till April-May. Main beekeeping duties will be: prepare hives for honey crop in a spring (frame manipulation, feeding, queen check), disease recognition and control (you will attend AFB test in NZ ), swarm control, requeening hives, harvesting honey, varroa control and possible queen breeding skills.
We require someone who have following criteria :
--age 20 – 35 years old (desirable but not strict)
--have you own apiary(or family business) for at least 3-5 years and able to prove it with supporting documents (registration certificate of trade, etc.)
--work for someone with registered beekeeping business in your own country or overseas(reference letter required)
--relevant beekeeping training (beekeeping school, courses, etc.).
--been part of beekeeping club or association and can prove it with relevant paperwork
--good driving skills (prefer to have truck licence but not essential)
--any other farm skills will be beneficial (use tractor, forklift, wood working skills, etc.) – not essential
--healthy (not allergic to bee stings, have no serious injuries, no problem with a back, etc.)
--basic English skills
In New Zealand we can provide you with following training: 4x4 (for off road driving on farms), LUV (use of light farm vehicles), Chainsaw, first aid training, forklift and others.
If you only can prove 3 years of practical beekeeping you will need to have some beekeeping training to show for visa office you are qualified. We have couple of beekeepers in Hungary who can conducted interview on our behalf with potential candidates.
If you are intrested and want to know more about this great opportunity
please prepare you full CV(included: school, college, university study, work history, etc.)
and copy of you driver licence and send to our email: firstname.lastname@example.org
or call Máté at +36 70 454 9371
Hello world,Im Mark Moses Cadiente from the Philippines.Im a Apiary Technician looking for a full time vacant positions on beekeeping.I have been working with bees since 2011 and looking to expand my knowledge and learn more about beekeeping.Im currently working as an Apiary Technician here in Alberta,Canada but its only until the end of october.
+61 428 686700
Beekeeper, Commercial Ireland
•Coordinate Beekeeping, repairs and maintenance, ordering of materials, maintain equipment, handling and breeding of bees , honey extraction/processing and do all bee-related business.
•Manage inventory of Bee supplies, stock and bee equipment /production equipment.
•Handle ad hoc queries concerning bee management, hardware and supplies
•Organize and update IT system
What we look for: Qualifications and Skills
•A minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience commercial Beekeeping.
You must be able to work in an independent manner and have a well-structured way of working
•Excellent time management skills and ability to multitask and prioritize work
•Attention to detail and problem solving skills in Beekeeping
•Very open and outgoing personality with positive attitude
•Valid driving licence
•Interest in improving existing processes
•Capable of handling bee stings
•Hardworking full time beekeeper. Duties will include but are not limited to: caring for and managing beehives, building equipment, extracting honey, bottling honey and physically able to lift bee boxes.Raise honey bees/ queens to produce honey, wax propolis and maintain colony health through the year.
•Experience in commercial Beekeeping is essential.
What we offer you
•Full time bee-keeping role
•Salary €22,000 pa Vehicle/phone/accommodation available
•Hours of work are Monday-Friday 8am-5pm with additional shifts during peak seasonal times. Occasional weekend work may be required several times per year when bees are active.
•Unique opportunity to shape the future of your Beekeeping journey
•Great location along the Wild Atlantic Way, Westport ,Co.Mayo Ireland
We are looking for passionate, driven ,motivated individuals who simply love the art of Bee-keeping.
Thus we are interested in links/information to any projects you have done inside/outside your day job.
Moylurg Honey is a family run Beekeeping Business based in Westport,Co.Mayo Ireland. We are in operation for the past 12 years and growing each year. Primary beekeeper is Ronan Mc Greevy. The position requires experience. applications via email please email@example.com