Premier Beehive

Premier Beehive

Manufacturing & Primary Industries

Premier Beehive has been crafting its family of bacon and hams for over 21 years, staying true to the authentic process and traditions of our founding pioneers.

Premier Beehive employs over 150 staff, 120 of which are busy crafting bacons and deli meats in our Carterton factory in the heart of the Wairarapa.

We have always prided ourselves on combining the talent of our truly skilled and dedicated team with the best available meat cuts, ingredients and processing technology.

Engagement Level 1

Business Visit

Visit a business and take a tour of their premises

Career Discussion

Host and engage 1 or more youth in a discussion around job opportunities and career progressions in your business

Engagement Level 2


Youth Mentoring

Provide another young person with mentoring regarding becoming work ready and developing life long employability skills

Engagement Level 3

Currently not available

Engagement Level 4

Please note: volunteer/work placements designated with an asterix * tend to lend themselves well to the License 2 Work (L2W) programme. This is encouraged by YETE. For further information about L2W is available here.

* Gateway/Dual Pathways 3+2

Talk to your school/tertiary provider about spending part of each week (from 1-4 days) in the workplace learning industry related skills and qualifications (which are often assessed in the workplace)

Part Time Employment

This could be after school, in the holiday period, or during the school day (school and whānau approval required)

Premier Beehive – Opportunities Application Form

If you’d like to take advantage of any of the opportunities seen above, please contact Premier Beehive directly, or use the Contact Form below!


Laurence Kent
Phone: 06 370 6701 or  021 832 966
Location: Moreton Rd, Carterton



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