Dorenberg Orchards is a family owned and operated business. We have been growing award winning fruit in Lake Country since 1949. We have 45 acres of high-density apples including Sunrise, Gala & Ambrosia. We also have a 10 acre vineyard. We pride ourselves on high quality production and search for responsible, good natured, self-motivated individuals with a strong work ethic to join our team. All positions are seasonal with work hours varying depending on the crop and weather. On-farm accommodation is available for seasonal staff between June – October. Applicants residing off-farm must have reliable transportation to and from the farm.
Interested in joining our team? View current postings below and apply online! Please note only online applications are accepted (applications via telephone, fax, email, and in-person are not accepted).
Current Positions Available:
Looking for an outdoor job in the Okanagan this summer and fall?
Carry out tasks such as hand thinning, summer pruning, picking, and vineyard leaf removal. This job is physically demanding requiring the use of a ladder on slopes while carrying up to 35 lbs of apples. Workers must move quickly but also handle fruit very delicately to prevent bruising. The work environment is fast paced; therefore, successful applicants must be able to work hard and stay motivated all day long. Work is carried out in a team environment outdoors in all-weather types.
Like taking a leadership role and working outside?
This position runs from June to mid-November as an orchard & vineyard worker. During the months of June and July this position functions as the Crew Leader for the thinning crew. The Crew Leader reports directly to the Orchard Manager and is the liaison between thinners and the management team.