Situations Vacant

Baker Assistant/Cafe worker

Date published: April 26, 2017

We are require a worker who can be a Baker Assistant/Cafe worker. The worker must be able to work full time.

• Must be able to work efficiently under pressure during lunchtimes as it gets very busy
• Previous experience in this job is needed
• We would like a hardworking and enthusiastic worker
• It would be an advantage to have an understanding and knowledge of Cambodian cooking but not required.

If you meet this criteria please email your C.V to:

Applications close Monday, May 15, 2017.

DO YOU WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN A YOUNG PERSON’S LIFE?

Date published: April 22, 2017

The Ministry of Vulnerable Children Oranga Tamariki are looking for a family in either Ashburton or Timaru who are interested in making a difference to the life of a vulnerable young person.

A home is needed for a teenage girl who enjoys reading, skateboarding and swimming and is currently learning to play the piano.

Our team will support you to understand and manage the challenges of fostering a young person, and we will be there with you to celebrate the successes.

If you want to find out more, or know of someone who may be interested, or you might be able to help in some other way, then we would love to hear from you!

Please call us to discuss fostering a young person and the support package we can offer you.

For more information, please contact:
Nic O’Driscoll 03 956 4484, email
Tanya McAuley 03 956 4482, email

Or call toll free on 0508 FAMILY (0508 326 459).
mvcot.govt.nz

Dairy Farm Assistant Herd Manager

Date published: April 22, 2017

We require an assistant herd manager on our 400 cow dairy farm, 5kms from Methven.

3-4 years experience on dairy farms within the last 5 years is needed.

Competency with all farm machinery, good stockperson and people skills is a must.

Enthusiasm for the dairy industry along with punctuality, a clean full drivers licence, drug free, a valid work visa and a good understanding of the English language plus being in NZ to attend interviews is an advantage.

Single shared accommodation is available on farm.

Please apply in writing to:

or post to Suyker Farms Ltd
100 Dip Road, R D 6
Ashburton 7776

Stating experience and 2 employer references.

Dairy Farm Assistant

Date published: April 22, 2017

We have a position available on our 400 cow dairy farm situated 5kms from Methven.

We require a person with at least 2 years continuous dairy farm experience within the last 5 years.

Must like animals and people, be competent on 2 wheel motorbikes, quads and have tractor/machinery experience.

A full clean drivers licence is needed, along with enthusiasm, punctuality and to be drug free.

Must have a valid work visa, be in NZ to attend interviews and be competent with the English language.

Single shared accommodation is available on farm.

Please apply in writing to:

or post to Suyker Farms Ltd
100 Dip Road, R D 6
Ashburton 7776

Stating experience and 2 employer references.

Customer Service/Dispatch Admin Assistant – Part-Time

Date published: April 22, 2017

We are seeking a bright enthusiastic personality to join our friendly team based in our Tinwald office, which is Head Office for our three branches and handles all incoming calls and orders nationwide.

This is a part-time position of 24 hours per week that requires someone with excellent communication and people skills and a real understanding of customer service.

We are looking for someone who has the following attributes:
• A positive friendly personality and a sense of humour
• Ability to work under pressure, highly organised and able to multitask
• Able to work in a team environment and share the workload
• Excellent telephone and customer service skills
• High accuracy with computer data entry
• Have a good mathematical brain, and able to think outside the square

If this sounds like you please email your application letter along with a copy of your CV or alternatively post to the address below no later than Monday, May 01, 2017.

Anne Cain
Customer Service Manager
Email:
RX Plastics Ltd
PO Box 360, Ashburton 7740

Part Time Rural Mail Delivery Driver

Date published: April 22, 2017

We are seeking a casual or part time Rural Mail Delivery Driver who can offer the following:
• Well organised.
• Friendly and approachable with a willing to work attitude.
• Able to work as part of a team.
• Early morning starts and the odd Saturday morning.
• Must have a full clean NZ Drivers Licence and be able to pass police check and drug test.

Please phone 027 229 9797.

Dental Assistant/Receptionist

Date published: April 22, 2017

Dental Assistant/Receptionist required for Ashburton dental practice.

Please send CV and covering letter to:

Ashburton Warehouse Opportunities

Date published: April 22, 2017

  • Team Member Goods Inward [Retail]
    Reference # 45723

To ensure we’re delivering excellent customer service and stock is in the right place at the right time, an inward goods team operate behind the scene. If you’re driven by putting a smile on a customers face and enjoy helping others, you would like working as part of the Bunnings team.

As a team member at Bunnings, you will work in an informal environment that has retained a family feel. You will have the autonomy to make decisions and have some fun along the way.

Relevant experience is helpful, but it’s your attitude and values that are the most important.

What you can expect to do:
Receive stock.
Load & unload trucks.
Check incoming stock.
Housekeeping.
Stock takes & stock checks.
Liaise with team members to distribute stock.
Obtain freight quotes.
Data input & management.

What we need from you:
A current forklift license is preferred, but not critical.
Excellent communication skills.
Organisational and planning skills.
A passion for customer service.
Intermediate computer skills.
An ability to work in and contribute to a team.
An ability to work a seven day roster.
You may also be required to work in other departments when required.

Position available in our busy GIR – Monday to Friday – involves some heavy lifting, data entry and other duties.

  • Team Member Kitchen [Retail]
    Reference # 45727

Product specialists play a key role in delivering a high level of product knowledge and service to our customers. If you’re driven by putting a smile on a customers face and enjoy helping others, you would like working as part of the Bunnings team. As a team member at Bunnings, you will work in an informal environment that has retained a family feel. You will have the autonomy to make decisions and have some fun along the way.

Customer service team members are the face of Bunnings. They are the first point of contact with our customers and play a critical role in representing the Bunnings brand and providing customers with a great shopping experience.

Relevant experience is helpful, but it’s your attitude and values that are the most important.

What you can expect to do:
Provide advice to customers in the kitchen department.
Present the range of kitchen and laundry products to customers.
Work with customers to identify solutions that address their needs.
Merchandise stock.
Liaise with team members to distribute stock.
Housekeeping.

What we need from you:
Prior experience working for a kitchen retailer, wholesaler or manufacturer.
Provide specialist product advice to customers about kitchen options.
An ability to establish customer needs and assist in meeting their needs.
Willingness to share knowledge with the team.
Excellent communication skills.
A passion for customer service.
An ability to work in and contribute to a team.
An ability to work a seven day roster.
Strong verbal communication skills.
You may also be required to work in other departments when required.

Predominately working with our Kaboodle kitchen range, you will also be working in our deco department with paint, electrical and storage, plus other duties.

  • Team Member Trade Yard
    Reference # 45558

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and knowledgeable Team Member to join the Builders Trade team. You will advise customers on the selection, how-to, price, delivery and use of our product range and assist in the merchandising of stock.

Ideally you will have worked in the DIY/Trade industry before and have a commitment to customer service and the willingness to work in a team as well. Knowledge of the Timber industry is essential.

Heavy lifting is a large part of this role so applicants should consider this before applying.

What you can expect to do:
Customer service.
Pull customer orders.
Manage, maintain & order stock.

What we need from you:
A passion for customer service.
An ability to work in and contribute to a team.
An ability to work a seven day roster.
Strong verbal communication skills.

Position available in our busy trade yard, involves heavy lifting, working with forklift, combi, saw, dealing with wide variety of customers from the home handyman to busy builders. You will be serving customers, ordering stock, putting away stock and anything else that is needed. You will be working with computers and ipods and this technology is always changing. Training provided but some experience would be an advantage.

What’s in it for you:
Flexibility
Opportunity to actively support the local community
Team member and spouse discount
Training
Career opportunities
Benefits

To apply for any of these positions, please visit www.bunningscareers.co.nz

Applications close Friday, 28 April 2017

Assistant Herd Manager

Date published: April 19, 2017

Required for 303 Ha dairy farm. The farm is well set up with a 60 bail rotary shed, milking 1000 cows, we are located at the base of Mt Hutt.

Applicants must have some experience in NZ dairy farming but we will consider someone who has the right attitude and enthusiasm.

We require someone that is hardworking, able to communicate clearly, self motivated and work as part of a team.

Tractors skills are required.

Ag ITO is encouraged.

Must be eligible to work in NZ.

Must have a NZ driver’s licence and be able to pass police and drug checks.

On farm accommodation available.

Applications close 02/05/2017.

Please send CV to:

Positions Available Now

Date published: April 19, 2017

Our business continues to grow so we are looking for more great people to join our teams.

1. HARVEST TECHNICIAN – SPFH / Combine (qualified or experienced, great rates and rosters)

2. FIELD SERVICE TECHNICIAN – TRACTORS – John Deere (qualified, great rates and rosters)

3. PARTS SALES PERSON – John Deere (agricultural machinery or parts/stores background, computer skills)

4. JET BOAT MECHANIC – D & E outdoors (jet units, outboards, fleet vehicles)

5. SMALL ENGINE TECHNICIAN – part time – (Polaris, lawncare, fleet vehicles)

Send an up to date CV to
or call Courtney Hyde,
HR Manager on 027 486 7773 for a confidential discussion.

Assistant Manager

Date published: April 15, 2017

Norwest Seed Processing Ltd
Methven

  • Assistant Manager

Career opportunity – join our team

• Work alongside current manager
• Bulk seed inward – machine operating – despatch – record keeping
• Forklift licence would be an advantage, but not essential
• Seed Sampling and Phytosanitary

Inspection qualification would also be an advantage

• Supervision and training will be given to successful applicant.
• Some shift work will be required.

All replies treated in the strictest confidence.

Please contact:
Wendy on 302 1724
http://www.norwestseed.co.nz/norwestseed-processing

Further Processing Staff Required

Date published: April 8, 2017

Casual Staff:
It is that time of year again and we have a number of casual positions in our further processing department available for an estimated period of 10 -12 weeks – then on an as required basis.

The shift for these positions will be starting at 12.00 noon daily Monday through Friday and finishes at 8.00pm daily.
These positions are varied with you needing to be flexible and work within any area of Further Processing:

Key Tasks:
• Examining of product requires having a good eye and strong attention to detail
• Linking Socks for further finishing – similar to overlocking
• Pressing of socks – using our steam press
• Pairing and packaging of product after examining

To be a successful applicant in either role you will possess some or all of the following
Teamwork attitude

A quick leaner with great attention to detail

Any factory work would be considered an advantage however full training would be provided.

Please apply in writing including your CV and 2 references and 2 referees.
Att: Tina Moore
The New Zealand Sock Company Ltd
P O Box 179
ASHBURTON
Or email:

Applications close Friday 28th April, 2017

Learning Support Assistant – Alternative Education Programme (Community Entry Programme)

Date published: April 8, 2017

ASHBURTON COLLEGE
‘Individual Excellence in a Supportive Learning Environment’

  • Learning Support Assistant – Alternative Education Programme (Community Entry Programme)

We are looking for an additional staff member to work within this programme.

Commencement from 22 May 2017 preferred but can be negotiated with successful applicant.

Employment is under the Support Staff in Schools’ Collective Agreement, Associate Scale, Grade B.

Initial payment step commensurate with experience.

The Programme meets the needs of specific students who, for a range of reasons, are alienated from mainstream education.

It operates off-site, under the auspices of Ashburton College, for the benefit of Ashburton and Mt Hutt College students.

Applications close noon, Monday 01 May 2017.

Enquiries/applications to:
Sheena Tyrrell
Management Administrator
Ashburton College, P O Box 204, Ashburton 7740
Email:
Phone: 308 4193, ext 812

Ashburton Meat Processors Limited

Date published: April 1, 2017

Ashburton Meat Processors Limited operates year-round from its premises in Bridge Street, producing a range of meat cuts on-time and to specification for a number of significant local and national clients.

We are seeking applications from suitably experienced (at least 3 years) applicants for the following full-time Leading Hand positions.

Day-Shift Chiller Leading Hand (Hours of work are between 7am-5pm)

You will be responsible for the day-to-day organisation and allocation of chillers, and marking-up of products to specific customer requirements and standards. Strong customer service and communication skills are essential.

Key tasks may include (but are not limited to):
• communication with customers, including generating reports
• ensuring communication with transport companies is up-to-date and stock is accurately dispatched
• maintaining a high standard of quality by completing process control checks
• producing weekly and monthly reports as required

Night-Shift Load Out Leading Hand (Hours of work are between 7pm-5am)

Our multi-species carcass allocation and load-out operation requires a Leading Hand responsible for the day-to-day organisation of chillers during the night, loading of trucks for customer delivery and communicating with various transport companies. In addition, you will oversee the Night Shift Cleaners to ensure their cleaning meets our high QA standards.

Key tasks may include (but are not limited to):
• liaising with other Leading Hands to organise load out times and to ensure stock is available for pickup when required
• overseeing night shift staff to ensure stock is dispatched and loaded onto the correct carrier
• maintaining a high standard of quality by completing process control checks

Both positions will be responsible for providing direction to a small team which requires you to be organised, numerate, possess strong attention to detail and lead by example. You must additionally be physically fit (as the positions are physically demanding) and have a reliable mode of transport.

These roles offer competitive remuneration, year-round job security and a busy work environment. Applicants may be required to undergo a pre-employment medical assessment, including a drug and alcohol test.

To apply for either position, email your details to .

If you would like further details, contact Barbara Adam on (03) 308 2019.

Applications close Friday 28 April 2017.