Situations Vacant

ON-CALL VAN/TRUCK DRIVER

Date published: July 18, 2018

We require an on-call Van/Truck Driver to do a run ex Timaru or Ashburton to Cromwell/Queenstown and Return.

This will be an on-call/as required position during the week leaving Timaru or Ashburton approx. 4.30am, driving to Cromwell/Queenstown and unloading freight and returning to either Timaru or Ashburton.

The applicant will also be required to complete a truck run ex Ashburton to Cromwell every Friday night leaving Ashburton approx. 11pm and also on the first Tuesday and Wednesday of the month.

The applicant must have a truck license and forklift license/DG license we can help with this for the successful applicant.

Please telephone 021 776 645 to discuss.

TOUR GUIDE/EXPERIENCE AMBASSADOR

Date published: July 18, 2018

Part-time/Casual

Do you love telling stories and entertaining people? Would you like to be in the exciting tourism industry?

We need people who exemplify the “3 P’s” – PROFESSIONALISM, PERSONALITY and PASSION!

Our Tour Guide/Experience Ambassadors are:
• Dedicated to delivering 5-star experiences
• Passionate about working with people of all ages and nationalities
• Honest, reliable and punctual with a strong work ethic
• Adaptable, proactive and professional
• Strong communicators/storytellers with a great sense of humour
• Proudly enthusiastic about our region

No experience or licence required. Training will be given.

Part-time and casual staff required.

To apply email

Tanker Driver – Night Shift

Date published: July 18, 2018

Dynes Transport is a major South Island Transport company that provides a broad range of transport services to customers in the dairy and forestry industries across New Zealand.

We are seeking an experienced class 5 driver to join our Night Shift Tanker Team based in Ashburton. This position is for a fixed-term from September to January to cover the peak milk season. The successful applicant can expect a good hourly wage.

The ideal candidate will need the following:
• Proven class 5 experience
• Good solid work ethics
• Road ranger experience
• Ability to work well in a team environment
• Be able to communicate well with others
• Take pride in their work and gear
• Have a high level of Health & Safety focus

The successful applicant will need to pass a driving assessment and pre-employment drug and alcohol test, with ongoing random testing.

Please email your CV and a cover letter to:

Further Processing & Warehouse Assistant

Date published: July 16, 2018

The New Zealand Sock Company is an International leader in the innovation and development of technical, Merino based socks. We are a proud family owned company with years of experience and skills, needless to say our team are passionate about SOCKS! Our wonderful Assistant is heading off for her big OE very soon and will be sadly missed by the NZ Sock Team.

Due to this we are looking for an energetic, hands on, team player to support both our Warehouse and Further Processing Departments.

Core Responsibilities:
• Labeling and packing of socks.
• Running the automated packaging machines.
• Stocktaking and inventory control.
• Monthly reports for stock-takes on barcodes and packaging.
• Scanning of product and updating associated files and systems to reflect current status.
• Updating internal reports relating to these departments.

The ideal candidate would have a combination of the following skills and experience:
• Prior experience working in a factory environment and warehousing.
• Good level of understanding and ability to use MS Office Excel.
• Good understanding of internal systems and standard operating procedures.
• The ability to multi-task and prioritise effectively to achieve department and company targets

Please Note: Due to this position being a permanent full time role you must be a NZ Resident to apply for this.

Applications for this position close on Friday 4th August 2018.

Please email your full CV, 2 employment references and 1 referee to

Seasonal Positions Now Available for 2018/2019 season

Date published: July 16, 2018

Staff required starting mid September 2018 through to April 2019.

Please contact:  to apply now.

Applications close July 30, 2018.

SLURRY TANK DRIVER

Date published: July 16, 2018

Our Ashburton based slurry and muck spreading business requires an experienced tractor driver.

Applicants must have experience in the following:
• A minimum class 2 licence (class 5 an advantage)
• Be able to work unsupervised and in a team environment
• Good attention to detail
• Be mechanically minded
• Be able to follow instructions and communicate with farmers and others staff

The successful applicant with the right experience will be offered a competitive hourly rate.

If you are interested please email your CV and references to:

A Grade Slaughter person/s

Date published: July 16, 2018

Are you interested in doing a FIFO (Fly in Fly out) from NZ/Eastern states to Western Australia? Explore different areas within Western Australia, beaches, the outback or attractions in Perth and surrounding areas. Perhaps you want to catch up with family or friends, or simply just do something different.

Are you experienced in either y-cut, flay knife, pelting, ringing or all. Perhaps you currently work seasonally and want to do something else in your lay-off time, or interested in something more permanent.

If you answered to YES to all of the above, take this opportunity to make contact NOW, we are very interested to hear from you for immediate starts. Flight and accommodation assistance will be provided for the right candidates.

Ongoing opportunities for individuals looking for consistent work or seasonal to suit with a great locally operated business.

All individuals, including those in NZ or over east, eligible to work in regional Western Australia and meet the criteria above are encouraged to apply.


Ph +61 8 9881 1016
www.hillsidemeats.com.au

Junior Performing Arts Theatre Technician
Junior Theatre Technician

Date published: July 16, 2018

This role would be ideally suited to a school leaver who has a passion for the performing arts and venue operations. You will preferably have had some experience in audio visual, sound and lighting at your school or have had theatre experience with a theatre company and show a genuine passion for the industry. You will learn all facets of operating a multi-purpose performing arts and conference venue, specialising in the installation and operation of sound, lighting and audio visual equipment, as well as learning all aspects of the day to day operation of a busy 500 seat auditorium and function rooms, ticketing systems and bar and catering operations.

This is a full time position with hours that can vary week to week and involve working some weekends. Working in a small, friendly, supportive team environment, you will need to be able to work as a part of a committed group or on your own, demonstrating an ability to think for yourself and be self motivated towards achieving 100% satisfaction for our clients.

This is an opportunity to gain NZQA recognised qualifications and develop a life-long career in the theatre industry.

Key Attributes:
• Some experience or understanding of Theatre industry technology.
• Co-operative team player.
• Self Starter and motivated to learn.
• Client focused, friendly attitude.

If you would like to apply, please email requesting a job application form or call at the Ashburton Trust Event Centre Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm.

CVs can be sent –
Email –
Post – Ashburton Trust Event Centre,
PO Box 482, Ashburton 7740
Dropped off – Ashburton Trust Event Centre, 211 Wills Street, Ashburton

PA/OFFICE MANAGER

Date published: July 16, 2018

Dairy Business Centre (NZ) Ltd has an exciting opportunity available for a versatile and dedicated PA/Office Manager. If you have a keen eye for detail and experience in a busy office we would like to hear from you.

We are a hard working team focused on providing quality animal feed products that can deliver measurable results, while also maintaining optimum herd health.

Duties of the role includes but is not limited to:
• PA to CEO
• Accounts experience including Debtors/Creditors/Accruals
• Sales reporting
• Marketing
• Company secretary duties (minuting meetings)
• Administration support to Joint Venture companies
• Management of Company events

What you will bring to the role:
• Proven experience in PA/Office Management position
• A high level of attention to detail
• Strong experience with MYOB
• Ability to self-manage and prioritise workload
• High level of experience in the Microsoft suite
• Excellent command of the written word

We offer a supportive environment and you will have the opportunity to make the role your own and become a key player in a small team. This is a great opportunity for the right applicant.

If you see this as your next career move and you have the required experience. Then apply by emailing your CV and cover letter to:

Applications close Friday, July 20, 2018.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Community Mental Health Support Worker – Selwyn Region

Date published: July 16, 2018

Comcare is a well-regarded provider of a range of mental health and addictions support services and social housing.

The following vacancy is available in the Community Support Service:
• 1-year fixed term position providing support within the Selwyn area.
• 40 hour week Monday to Friday, 8.30am-5pm

Responsibilities include:
• Working with a defined caseload of individuals to enhance their community living skills and to develop self-management of their lives.
• Assisting clients make connections with appropriate services/agencies and ensure required services are received
• Active participation in shared planning with the client, their family, other clinical and non-clinical providers.
• Communication and liaison with health and community agencies
• Maintaining accurate health records and statistical data

Comcare provides a supportive and positive team culture that is committed to the ongoing development of its workforce.

Experience in the mental health or related fields is essential with preference given to applicants holding the National Certificate in Mental Health Community Support Work or equivalent qualification. Comcare seeks staff who are positive, mature in attitude, reliable and who have an understanding of recovery principles and the application of a strengths approach to community support work. Applicants must hold a current full, clean driver’s license.

Applications close 5pm Friday, July 27, 2018.

The job description can be downloaded from Comcare’s website.

If you have any questions, please contact:
Jenny Townshend,

or (03) 377 7020 Ext 700

Ko te whakaora, he hikoi whakamarama. Mana ano tona ake ara
whakaora e whakarau.

Design Consultant/Sales Consultant

Date published: July 16, 2018

Colourplus Ashburton is an innovative decorating business based in the heart of Ashburton.

They specialise in paint, wallpaper, curtains, blinds, flooring and interior design.

An opportunity exists for a Design Consultant/Sales Consultant to join the Colourplus team. The position involves selling all aspects of decor in-store and consulting with clients in their own home. The position is 40 hours per week including rostered Saturdays until 1pm every 3 weeks.

A qualification and experience would be an advantage, but is not a pre-requisite as full training will be given to the right person. Ideally this position would suit a dynamic friendly, customer driven person, who is keen to learn and develop the necessary skills needed in this exciting industry. Enthusiasm is essential, as is a natural flair for colour and design.

If you are looking for a genuine career opportunity within an award winning company then please post or email your CV and covering letter to:
The Manager, Colourplus Ashburton
Email:

Applications close Friday, July 27, 2018.

All applications will be treated in strict confidence.

MOTOR MECHANIC

Date published: July 11, 2018

A fully qualified mechanic is required for a busy workshop to work on a wide range of cars, light commercials and boats.

• Must have a current driver’s licence
• Work well with others
• Maintain a high standard of workmanship
• Able to work with minimum supervision

Apply to:
Triangle Garage
Phone 308-6772

Learning Support Assistant – Mainstream classes 1.1 support

Date published: July 11, 2018

ASHBURTON COLLEGE
‘Individual Excellence in a Supportive Learning Environment’

  • Learning Support Assistant – Mainstream classes 1.1 support

To support 3 students with their learning needs.

This is a fixed-term, term-time only position for commencement as soon as is practicable (during Term 3 2018), for 14 school weeks.

Hours: 16 hours per week, to be confirmed with successful applicant.

Employment is under the Support Staff in School’s Collective Agreement, Grade B.

Initial payment step commensurate with experience.

Applications close noon, Friday 20 July 2018.

Information package enquiries and applications please contact:
Jodee Ross, Principal’s Secretary
Phone (03) 308 4193 ext 809
Email: rj@ashcoll.school.nz
Ashburton College, PO Box 204, Ashburton 7740

Teacher of Art and Graphics – One Position

Date published: July 11, 2018

ASHBURTON COLLEGE
‘Individual Excellence in a Supportive Learning Environment’

  • Teacher of Art and Graphics – One Position

This is a Fixed-Term, Part-Time (.36) position to commence as soon as is practicable in Term 3 2018 until 12 December 2018.

Ashburton College is a participating member of the Hakatere Community of Learning.

Applications close noon, Tuesday 24 July 2018

Information package enquiries and applications please contact:
Jodee Ross, Principal’s Secretary
Phone (03) 308 4193 ext 809
Email: rj@ashcoll.school.nz
Ashburton College, PO Box 204, Ashburton 7740

Workshop Fleet Service Man

Date published: July 7, 2018

Stuart Tarbotton Contractors is looking for a Workshop Fleet Service Man with a minimum of 5 years experience to work alongside our existing workshop staff in a new established workshop with up to date technology which includes at 20mtr truck lifter and brake roller set up. Duties will also include maintaining and servicing our fleet of heavy machinery and trucks in the field.

The Successful applicant must have
• Experience with Heavy Earthmoving Machinery
• Have good time management and be punctual
• Have the ability to work unsupervised
• Full car licence
• HT licence

Good remuneration package will be offered to the right applicant.

If this sounds like you please contact:
Stuart on 0274 350 963 or email your interest to

Applicant for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Applicant confidentiality is assured.

Multi Skilled Grader Operator with Experience

Date published: July 7, 2018

Stuart Tarbotton Contractors Ltd is a locally owned and operated company based in Ashburton District. Due to an increase in the work load we are looking to employ a Multi Skilled Grader Operator to operate a range of machinery including Graders, Scrapers, Dozers, and Rollers. This is a good opportunity to work for a well-established company that has been operating for 28 years.

Suitable applicant must have:
• Minimum class 4 drivers licence
• Self-motivation and be able to work unsupervised
• Be a team player and have good communication skills
• Ability to complete a job to a high standard
• A good attitude towards Health and Safety

Good remuneration package will be offered to the right applicant.

If this sounds like you please contact:
Stuart on 0274 350 963 or email your interest to

Applicant for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Applicant confidentiality is assured.

Qualified Heavy Diesel Mechanic

Date published: July 7, 2018

Stuart Tarbotton Contractors is looking for a fully qualified Heavy Diesel Mechanic to work in a new established workshop with up to date technology which includes at 20mtr truck lifter and brake roller set up alongside our existing workshop staff.

The successful applicant must have
• Experience with Heavy Earthmoving Machinery
• Have good time management and be punctual
• Have the ability to work unsupervised
• Full car licence
• HT licence

Good remuneration package will be offered to the right applicant.

If this sounds like you please contact:
Stuart on 0274 350 963 or email your interest to

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Applicant confidentiality is assured.

Electrician/Refrigeration/Heat Pump lnstaller Vacancy

Date published: July 7, 2018

Stewart & Holland Ltd are locally owned, proudly servicing Mid Canterbury for over 80 years.

We are a small team, looking for an additional Electrician/Appliance Serviceman and a Refrigeration/Electrician/Heat Pump lnstaller.

Electrician /Appliance Serviceman
• NZ Registered and Current Practising License.
• Commercial/domestic servicing, installation appliance servicing an advantage.

Refrigeration Engineer/Electrician/Heat pump lnstaller
• NZ registered, interested in a second trade.
• Commercial/domestic servicing and installation.
• Heat pump, ventilation, refrigeration and dairy work”
• Minimum requirement from EWRB – Electrical Service Technician with practicing license.

All applicants need to:
• Be good communicators and have excellent customer skills.
• Be flexible with ability to take responsibility.
• Have current NZ driver license.

Remuneration package will depend on experience and qualifications.

Future training can be provided.

lf this sounds like you – call today or pop in and see us.

Email your CV to or call 308 7182.

Applicants for this position will need to have authority to work in NZ either NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Contract Calf Rearers Wanted

Date published: July 7, 2018

Owner will own and provide up to 700 calves from own farms.

Fixed price contract for calves at weaning.

Enquiries to Dave Marsh on 027 492 0875

Retail Supervisor Four Square, Methven

Date published: July 7, 2018

We are seeking a Retail Supervisor to join our dynamic team.

Essential Requirements include and are not limited to:
• Excellent Customer Service
• At least 2-3 years of Retail Supervisory Experience
• Duty Managers Certificate and Lotto Certificate
• Experience of POS tills, Knowledge of SAP and excellent computer skills
• Amongst other high level management duties

Some candidate expectations and competencies consist of:
• Capacity to manage logistics and IT to maintain inventory
• Assist the manager with managing stock levels and making key decisions about stock
• Ability to discern email and print instructions regarding merchandise layout and standard operating procedures
• Maintain a safe working environment for our customers and team by following our Food and Safety Guidelines

We run a 7 day a week business which is open from 6am to 9pm so the candidate needs to be flexible
with hours and days available and these will be discussed at interview.

Please include a covering letter and full curriculum vitae.

Applications close Wednesday, July 25, 2018.

How do I apply?
Email:

Overseas applicants must hold New Zealand citizenship, New Zealand Permanent Residency or a Valid New Zealand Work Permit.

One Permanent Senior Healthcare Assistant

Date published: July 7, 2018

Full Time

Who can work night shift and can work over weekends is required at Cameron Court Rest Home.

Contact the office on 03 308 8534 between 9am and 3pm Mon-Fri.

Applications close on July 21, 2018.