We are 100% iwi owned.
We are one of Aotearoa’s largest exporters of live Lobster.

We are a busy crayfish depot based in Totara North, Whangaroa. We take great pride in our quality product, relationship with our fishers and operational best practice.
We are currently recruiting for an Apprentice Depot Manager as part of our succession planning.
This role is full time. Work can be through-out the week and can include weekends as well. Start times and finish times can vary, as you can appreciate our catch can be dependent on the weather.
As the Apprentice Depot Manager, you will work closely with the current Depot Manager to learn all aspects of the day to day running of the depot, and how your role plays a part in the success of the entire organisation.

 A typical workday
• Picking up Crayfish from incoming boats at different locations
• Grading (quality check) the Crayfish
• Packing Crayfish to be transported
• Inter-depot transportation (typically Auckland)
• Water quality checks
• Cleaning down of work areas and equipment
• Completion of paperwork as required for compliance
• Liaising with fishers, suppliers, depots & head office on phone and email

What we are looking for
• Eager to learn and develop into a manager
• Strong relationship building skills
• Practical, Punctual and Physically fit
• Intermediate or above reading, writing and math skills
• Intermediate or above computer skills
• A class 2 drivers licence (or intent to achieve) would be an advantage.

All Port Nicholson Fisheries new staff must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19
If you fit the above criteria and can legally work in New Zealand please contact: Jeremy Little on or phone 027 522 3263

Applications close 3.00pm Sunday, 12th June 2022