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Food Technologist

Kaihangarau Kai

Food technologists research, develop and improve food and drink products. They may also be involved in the processing, packaging, storage and safety of food to meet government and industry standards.

Job opportunities
Good
Training usually required
3-5 years

Food technologists with up to five years' experience usually earn
$50K-$75K per year

Senior food technologists with more than five years' experience usually earn
$75K-$100K per year

Hunter/​Trapper

Kaikimi/​Kaihopu Kararehe

Hunters and trappers shoot or trap animals to remove pests and control disease, and for food, fur, or research.

Job opportunities
Average

Pay for hunters and trappers depends on the type of work they do and their experience.

Landscape Architect

Kaihoahoa Whenua

Landscape architects plan, design and advise on the construction of urban, rural, residential and public landscapes. They also manage and conserve natural or heritage landscapes and public open spaces.

Job opportunities
Average
Training usually required
4 years

Graduate landscape architects usually earn
$44K-$60K per year

Landscape architects with two to 10 years' experience usually earn
$45K-$90K per year

Nursery Grower/​Worker

Kaiwhakatipu/​Kaimahi Otaota

Nursery growers/workers grow young plants, flowers, trees and shrubs for sale or for use in parks and gardens.

Job opportunities
Average

Nursery growers/workers usually earn
$21-$25 per hour

Senior nursery growers/workers usually earn
$25-$31 per hour

Packhouse Worker

Kaimahi Whare Putunga

Packhouse workers grade, pack and store fruit, vegetables and other produce in packhouses.

Job opportunities
Good

Packhouse workers usually earn
$21-$22 per hour

Packhouse workers who supervise others usually earn
$22-$25 per hour

Arborist

Kaitiaki Rākau

Arborists plant and remove trees, prune branches and treat disease.

Job opportunities
Good
Training usually required
1-3 years

Arborists with up to five years' experience usually earn
$21-$25 per hour

Arborists with more than five years' experience usually earn
$25-$35 per hour

Crop Farmer/​Manager

Kaiahuwhenua Huangakai/​Kaiwhakahaere Huangakai

Crop farmers/managers plan and manage plant production on farms and in vineyards and hothouses.

Job opportunities
Good

Crop farmers/managers with up to five years' experience usually earn
$55K-$110K per year

Crop farmers/managers working for large organisations usually earn
$120K-$180K per year

Biochemist

Kairarau Matū Koiora

Biochemists study the chemical structure and function of animals, plants and micro-organisms such as bacteria and viruses. They use this research to develop medical, industrial and agricultural products.

Job opportunities
Average
Training usually required
3-9 years

Biochemists usually earn
$42K-$75K per year

Senior biochemists with PhDs usually earn
$76K-$130K per year