Central Otago Fruitgrowers' Association meeting

Thu, Sep. 9, 2021 4:00pm — 5:30pm | Via Zoom

Summerfruit growers are invited to a meeting to discuss labour issues including the latest on attracting, recruiting and retaining staff; communicating with jobseekers; and upcoming workshops. If you missed the last Hawke's Bay grower/Zoom meeting, this will be helpful.

Date: Thursday, 9 September 2021

Time: 4.00pm to 5.30pm

Address: Zoom (if Covid alert levels prevent meeting in person)

Zoom: To join the meeting please click on the link* below:



The agenda includes the following topics:

Grower attraction activities

  • Getting online
  • Creating job adverts
  • Telling your story

 Recruitment activities

  • Seasonal Workers Scheme
  • Opportunity Grows Here and other MPI initiatives
  • Student campaign/activities
  • Grey nomads and backpackers
  • Good news stories

 Retention activities

  • Workplace culture and pastoral care
  • Pay and conditions
  • Incentives, rewards, and other benefits

 On boarding – Picme

 Communicating with jobseekers – managing expectations, email templates

 Grower workshops

For more information, contact Tracey Mansfield on 021 942 165 or by email to tracey.mansfield@summerfruitnz.co.nz


* Additional Zoom access information

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        +64 9 884 6780 New Zealand

        +64 4 886 0026 New Zealand

Meeting ID: 827 1714 6323

Passcode: 896449

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