Situations Vacant

 

Gardener and Mower Operator

Date published: March 23, 2019

Our Open Spaces team manage and maintain 86 parks and reserves through our district. While their work is physically demanding, the results of their effort go on show for the entire community to see, providing much satisfaction.

Performing a range of tasks such as spraying, weed trimming, pruning and daily mower and general maintenance, we are looking for someone who is mechanically minded to join our team.

Our standard working week is Monday to Friday, eight hours each day starting at 7.30am.

To find out more about this vacancy and what the Ashburton District Council has to offer you – go to our website. www.ashburtondc.govt.nz/careers

Applications close Sunday, 31 March 2019.

 

General Maintenance / Mower Operator

Date published: March 23, 2019

Our Open Spaces team proudly manage and maintain 86 parks and reserves through our district. While their work is physically demanding, the results of their effort go on show for the entire community to see, providing much satisfaction.

Performing a range of general maintenance tasks on facilities and playgrounds throughout the district and assisting with mowing during the busy season, this role guarantees variety and would suit a ‘handy’ person.

To find out more about this vacancy and what the Ashburton District Council has to offer you – go to our website. www.ashburtondc.govt.nz/careers

Applications close Sunday, 31 March 2019.

 

Receptionist/Customer Service

Date published: March 23, 2019

Ashburton Clinic – Full Time

Canterbury Vets is a mixed animal veterinary practice, serving the mid Canterbury community for over 20 years with clinics in Ashburton and Methven.

An exciting full time position has become available in our Ashburton Clinic for a Receptionist/Customer Service. This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic person passionate about the industry, with outstanding communication skills to build relationships with our clients.

This is a pivotal role in our practice and involves answering telephones, attending to farming and small animal customers, booking appointments, liaising with our vets, stock ordering, office administration tasks, and some inventory management responsibilities.

If you are highly organised, share our passion for delivering outstanding customer service, with the skill and empathy to positively interact with customers with a high degree of professionalism, we would love to hear from you.

Please apply with a hand written letter and enclose your Curriculum Vitae to:
Practice Manager
Canterbury Vets Ltd
363 West Street, Ashburton
Or email

Applications close Wednesday, March 27, 2019.

 

SENIOR LEGAL SECRETARY

Date published: March 23, 2019

Russell Moon & Fail is one of Ashburton’s long standing founding legal practices.

Our firm has a proud tradition of quality service to the rural and urban communities of Ashburton and the greater Mid Canterbury area. We offer a full range of specialist legal services to our client base both in Mid Canterbury and beyond.

  • SENIOR LEGAL SECRETARY
    We require the services of a senior legal secretary to provide high quality work in our busy estates and property departments.

The ideal candidate for this role will have:
• Strong Microsoft Office skills, with the aptitude to pick up new systems and processes quickly;
• Experience providing administrative support in a legal or professional services environment;
• A high level of attention to detail and accuracy, and the ability to effectively prioritise tasks;
• Excellent written and spoken English;
• The ability to deliver outstanding customer service to clients and thrive on working to deadlines, be conscientious about your own work and offer proactive support to others;
• Flexibility in your approach and a willingness to help other people when needed;
• Enjoy working in a team environment.

In return we offer a competitive remuneration package based on the successful applicant’s skill and experience, as well as a great working environment with our modern office, current technology and our strong focus on staff well-being.

We would be happy to discuss possible job flexibility options with the right candidate.

Please apply in writing with a brief CV by Wednesday, April 3 to:
Nerida Jemmett, Russell Moon & Fail
PO Box 22, Ashburton 7740
Or by email to:

 

Health & Safety Advisor

Date published: March 23, 2019

We are looking for a dynamic person to join the team as an Advisor who has knowledge and experience in applying health and safety.

This role is about coaching and mentoring our clients to enable them to build their health and safety capability, while providing specialist/good practice Health and Safety advice and guidance.

We are looking for an experienced consultant or advisor who knows how to build client relationships with a good ability to translate legislative requirements into everyday language to deliver simple and effective health and safety services.

If this sounds like your next opportunity, then apply with a cover letter and CV today to:

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

 

Teacher Aide Vacancy

Date published: March 23, 2019

15 Hours per week

You will be working on a fixed term contract alongside children in Years 1-8, Monday to Thursdays 9am -12.45pm.

There is a possibility of extra hours.

Applications to:

Applications close Tuesday, April 9, 2019.

 

ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT

Date published: March 23, 2019

Russell Moon & Fail is one of Ashburton’s long standing founding legal practices.

Our firm has a proud tradition of quality service to the rural and urban communities of Ashburton and the greater Mid Canterbury area. We offer a full range of specialist legal services to our client base both in Mid Canterbury and beyond.

  • ADMINISTRATION ASSISTANT
    This entry-level position has been newly created to provide extra support to our reception and administration team. The role will consist of reception and telephone, archiving, database administration, and general administration duties.

The ideal candidate will have:
• Excellent written and spoken English;
• Sound computer skills and a good knowledge of Microsoft Office products;
• Willing and able to learn quickly;
• The ability to remain calm under pressure;
• A friendly personality and willing to help out where required.

This position will give you a great base knowledge of how a legal office operates and provide you with good skills to advance your career with ongoing training and support.

Please apply in writing with a brief CV by Wednesday, April 3 to:
Nerida Jemmett, Russell Moon & Fail
PO Box 22, Ashburton 7740
Or by email to:

 

Practice Nurse

Date published: March 20, 2019

Part-time – Two days per week (days to be agreed)

Sealy Street is an established General Practice in Ashburton with a fantastic team of nurses, GPs and administrative staff. We are entering an exciting time as we prepare to shift into a new building on Tancred Street. We are focused on making continual improvements to our service to ensure we are providing the best possible care for our patients. Our new building will allow us to better serve the people of Ashburton. For these reasons we are looking for an additional nurse to work two days per week.

We are looking for someone who:
• Holds a current Annual Practising Certificate and a current CPR certificate
• Is passionate about pursuing best practice in primary health nursing and is focused on continual improvement
• Wants to join a supportive and enthusiastic team
• Has a genuine interest in progressive models of care

Knowledge of MedTech 32 would be an advantage as would a current vaccinator’s certificate.

We expect to expand our services so there is likely to be opportunities to grow the role and increase hours for those with the availability to do so.

Do not hesitate to contact us for a position description or if you have any other questions:

022 0232 955

To apply, please email a current CV and cover letter to Tony Dann at the above address before Monday, April 1.

 

Construction Staff

Date published: March 20, 2019

  • Site Foreman

What you need
• Experience in running commercial jobs
• Honest and reliable
• High standard of workmanship
• Good computer skills
• A good understanding of workplace health and safety
• Work well with management team and sub contractors

 

  • Building Apprentice

What you need
• A willingness to learn
• Motivation
• Honest and reliable
• A team player
We can offer competitive pay rates, varied work in the commercial sector, full time hours, long term job opportunities and experience in a larger company. All applicants will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test in accordance with the Company’s Drug and Alcohol Policy.

Email applications to:
Alternatively, call into our office at 38 JB Cullen Drive Ashburton and fill in an application form.

Applications to be received no later than 4pm Monday, April 1, 2019.

 

Part time Bar/ Restaurant Staff

Date published: March 16, 2019

We are looking for a confident, bubbly and reliable person who shows initiative to join our Bar/Restaurant Team.

The ideal applicant must have a strong desire to learn and adapt to the requirements of the business, excellent customer service skills and must work well as part of a team, be flexible and able to work weekends and nights.

This position is part time but to the right person could become full time.

Some experience is preferred but not necessary as full training will be given, a full NZ driver’s licence and Duty Manager’s Certificate would be a bonus.

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

Please email your CV to:
Greg King

 

Post Production & Harvest Manager

Date published: March 16, 2019

Scottfresh produces a year-round supply of high quality fresh vegetables which are distributed via our market partners to consumers throughout New Zealand. Please visit www.scottfresh.co.nz for our full company profile.

In this permanent, full-time position, you will report to the Business Manager and work between Spotswood and Conway Flat in North Canterbury. Candidates with either limited or extensive experience will be considered. Modern accommodation will be provided for you if required, whether you are single or have a family.

This position will encompass both administrative and operational areas of responsibility, which will suit a person who wishes to be exposed to all aspects of a vegetable post-production operation. If you have agronomic skills and wish to lead our field trial programmes, there is an option for you to do so.

International travellers form a significant portion of our seasonal workforce, so your ability to successfully recruit and connect with these young people will ensure an ongoing upbeat and enjoyable work environment.

You will lead the business in the following areas:
• Recruitment & in-field leadership of the logistics, harvest and post-harvest teams
• Customer communication, supply planning and forecasting
• On-farm H&S compliance, NZ GAP, HACCP

Your areas of competency will include:
• Either a relevant tertiary qualification or experience in an agri production environment
• Willingness to work both in-field and perform key administrative functions
• Strong attention to detail, leadership and team building skills

To speak about this role in strict confidence or to request a position description, please phone Deb Francis from AgRecruit on 021 224 5000.

Otherwise, send your CV and covering letter via www.agrecruit.co.nz by Sunday 31 March 2019.

 

2 x Fixed Term Teacher Positions

Date published: March 16, 2019

Term 2 start

We are looking for a Full time, fixed term Teacher for Year 1 students. Excellent numbers and wonderful children.

We are also looking for a 0.4 FTTE for our Year 7-8 Room to support Numeracy and Literacy in the senior school.

Please contact:
Mark Ellis 027 347 7982 and email your cover letter and CV to: 

 

GENERAL LABOURER

Date published: March 16, 2019

• Training provided
• Wide variety of work
• Local building company

Are you:
• Energetic, youthful and physically fit?
• Enthusiastic and easy-going?
• Reliable and not afraid of hard work?

You must have a strong work ethic and a full driver’s licence. Apprenticeship opportunity for the right person. Showing up on time is critical.

Please apply or enquire to Matt:
Email:

 

Harvesting and Grading Staff required

Date published: March 16, 2019

Agstaff are looking for seasonal staff across the agriculture sector to start now.

Up to six days per week, working with a great team of staff.

Transport from Ashburton available, so if you have a positive attitude, and enjoy the outdoors, then apply with Agstaff today.

Successful applicants must also undertake a preemployment drug test.

Phone 308 7038
111 Victoria Street, Ashburton
Apply online today at www.agstaff.co.nz

 

Skilled Excavator Operator for 14 ton Wheeled Excavator

Date published: March 13, 2019

Stuart Tarbotton Contractors Ltd is a locally owned and operated company based in Ashburton.

Due to a Staff Member relocating an opportunity has come up for the need to employ an Operator for a 14 ton Wheeled Excavator.

A variety of work shall include but not be limited to:
• General farm maintenance
• Water race / irrigation race cleaning
• Mainline installation
• Culvert installations
• Stock water troughs
• Farm drainage
• Clamshell holes

The preferred applicant should have the following attributes:
• Hold appropriate licences
• Work as a team player
• Be able to work unsupervised and have a good work ethic
• A good attitude towards Health and Safety

A great remuneration package will be offered to the right applicant.

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

 

Receptionist/Administration Clerk

Date published: March 9, 2019

Ready for your next move?
Rooney Earthmoving need an Administrative Superstar!

Rooney Earthmoving is one of New Zealand’s leading privately owned civil contractors specialising in earthworks and civil projects.

The organisation employs over 240 staff and operates a significant fleet of heavy machinery in the central South Island.

We require the support of high performing Receptionist / Administration Clerk, who is willing to take on a variety of duties in a proactive and positive manner for our Ashburton office.

We are looking for someone who is:
• Organised, precise and has great attention to detail
• Positive with a ‘can do attitude’
• Flexible and happy to re-prioritise duties
• Personable, and able to get on well with a small, close knit team
• Proficient in computer skills, has a pleasant communication manner and a good sense of humour
• Able to work under pressure, achieve deadlines and maintain strict confidentiality
• Accurate in general data entry Support for payroll

This is a permanent role based in the Ashburton office and reporting to the Area Manager.

If this sounds like your next move, please apply now!

To apply for this job go to:
http://rooneygroup.recruitmenthub.co.nz/ & enter ref code: 4603621.

Applications close 06 April 2019

 

Herd Manager

Date published: March 9, 2019

Herd manager required for 1300 cow farm in Mayfield.

Task required are milking, fencing, general maintenance, fencing and weed control.

Must have two years dairy experience, be able to pass a drug test, have a driver’s licence and own vehicle and clean criminal record.

We offer a good roster of 6/2 and 7/3 throughout year.

Shared accommodation of three bedroom house.

80 bale rotary with ACR’s.

Pro-active in training.

All enquiries to 0273 805 661

 

Harvesting and Grading Staff required

Date published: March 9, 2019

Agstaff are looking for seasonal staff across the agriculture sector to start now.

Up to six days per week, working with a great team of staff.

Transport from Ashburton available, so if you have a positive attitude, and enjoy the outdoors, then apply with Agstaff today.

Successful applicants must also undertake a pre-employment drug test.

Phone 308 7038
111 Victoria Street, Ashburton
Apply online today at www.agstaff.co.nz

 

Registered Nurse For Ear Wax Removal & Hearing Testing

Date published: March 6, 2019

Part time position, Ashburton

Registered nurse required for audiology company, to perform ear wax removal by microsuction and hearing testing.

• Part time – 24 hours per week.
• The clinic operates Monday to Friday – 8.30am to 5.00pm.
• Previous experience not necessary, as complete training in ear wax removal and hearing testing will be provided to the successful candidate.
• The position is rewarded by a competitive hourly rate, a great work environment and offers the opportunity to make a positive difference in people’s lives.
• We are looking for someone with drive and initiative, to become a valuable member of our team and provide our clients outstanding service.

If this sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for, please forward your CV to:

Applications close Friday, March 29, 2019.

Please note: All applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand.

 

Part-time Cleaner

Date published: March 6, 2019

Ashburton Seniors Centre

  • Part-time Cleaner required

8 hours per week, 2 hours Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday between 2-6pm.

Phone Barry 027 353 7185.

 

BRIEF INTERVENTION CO-ORDINATOR

Date published: March 2, 2019

Rural Canterbury Primary Health Organisation seeks an energetic and proactive individual to fill the role of Mental Health Brief Intervention Coordinator (BIC) in Ashburton

Part-time (0.5 FTE)

Based in Ashburton

The above position is part time and fixed term. The successful applicant will provide brief psychological intervention and service coordination for people with moderate mental health concerns who are referred by their General Practitioner.

Essential attributes:
• Relevant Mental Health qualification (with current practicing certificate)
• Significant mental health experience
• Ability to triage team referrals
• Knowledge of local mental health services, general practice capabilities,
• NGO providers and community support agencies
• Able to engage with general practice teams
• Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills
• Able to work independently and tolerate high demand
• Previous work experience in primary care would be an advantage
• Willingness to embrace a brief intervention model

Rural Canterbury PHO has an enrolled patient population of 47,681 and provides support for primary care services at general practice level in Ashburton, North Canterbury and Banks Peninsula. Rural Canterbury PHO’s philosophy is to provide the maximum range of quality health services to its enrolled population.

For a copy of the position description and application form, please contact:
Dianne Walker
Phone 03 357 4970 or
Email:

Applications to be received no later than close of day, Friday, April 5, 2019.

Emailed applications accepted. All applications will be maintained in strict confidence.

 

SPECIAL NEEDS SCHOOL DRIVERS REQUIRED

Date published: March 2, 2019

Ritchies require people that can relate to younger, special needs passengers that needs your care and attention.

This position requires part time drivers to drive in the mornings and afternoons.

Work locally with local people.

We are looking for applicants that have:
• A clean driving record
• The right to live and work in New Zealand
• Great interpersonal and communication skills
• Class two license and P endorsement

Please APPLY NOW! Send your CV to:

Or phone 03 359 0551
www.ritchies.co.nz

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

 

Management Trainee

Date published: March 2, 2019

Ashburton Meat Processors Limited

We are looking for two capable people who are looking for an opportunity to begin their training towards a career in general management.

As a Management Trainee for Ashburton Meat Processors Limited, you will move around our business to gain a real understanding of our processes. Over time you will be exposed to various supervisory and management tasks and the challenges associated with those, developing your general management skills whilst making a meaningful contribution to our business.

Applicants must be enthusiastic, conscientious and have excellent numerical and organisational skills. Above all, they must be prepared to turn their hand to any task delegated to them and get stuck in!

Our selection of the successful candidate will reflect our belief that Managers are not “imported” from outside, they are grown from within our Company. This is a trainee position so it is the management capability, rather than experience, that we value.

If this is the start you are looking for, then accept our call to action and contact Alexis or Sheryl today on 03-375-1725 or 0274-454-664 for more information.

To apply for this job go to:
https://verkerks.recruitmenthub.co.nz and enter ref code: 4589183.

Applications close 31 March 2019

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