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General Labouring Roles

Wednesday, January 17th, 2024

We are on the hunt for strong & fit labourers who are looking for opportunities to learn new skills and gain experience in variety of industries! If you are reliable, a team player and have good work ethics, this is for you! We have a wide range of roles to fill, including civil work, warehousing, factory work and manufacturing to name a few. Rates vary depending on skills and experience.

Along with a positive attitude and commitment to safe workplace practices, we will need you to be:

  • Strong and Fit
  • Reliable and willing to learn
  • Good communicators
  • Able to follow instructions
  • having a drivers licence and your own vehicle is ideal but not required, so long as you can get yourself to work each day is fine.

Send in your CV to christa@personnelplacements.co.nz or call me at 027 6888300 to know more about the roles! All applicants will be subject to a Ministry of Justice background check and will need to provide 2 recent references.

** Please note, we do not offer sponsorship, Ministry of Justice background checks apply and you may be required to undergo a Pre-Employment Drug test. Only those who are a NZ resident or have the relevant work visa may apply. Overseas applicants will not be responded to***

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Traffic Control Staff

Thursday, December 21st, 2023

We are on the lookout for motivated people who can take initiative and are keen to progress up through the ranks in the business.

With Traffic Control, no day is the same. You will need to be ok with working outdoors in all weathers. Good communication skills and the ability to remain calm under pressure is key.

Relevant TM qualifications required. Our client is willing to commit the time and resources to your training and up skilling provided you show loyalty and commitment to their business.

In order to be considered you will need to be a NZ resident or hold a relevant visa. MOJ checks apply and you will need to supply two references from your most recent employers where possible.

Please contact me ASAP to learn more by sending your CV through to christa@personnelplacements.co.nz . If you do not have a CV don’t be put off – phone me for a confidential chat on 027 6888300.

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Administration Coordinator

Thursday, December 21st, 2023

We are looking for an administration coordinator to work in our Timaru branch. The position is full time, working 45 hours per week Monday to Friday 8:00am to 5.30pm. It would suit someone who has a positive and proactive approach, and who enjoys taking responsibility for achieving great results within a varied and busy role.

To be successful in this role you need to be reliable, conscientious, and a willingness to be flexible in order to support other administration duties.

The position requires applicants to have:

  • Microsoft Office skills, including skills in using Excel
  • Excellent spoken English
  • A mature and professional attitude
  • Excellent time management
  • A current clean driver’s license

Duties include:

  • Customer service
  • Data entry and record keeping
  • Maintaining administration processes and systems
  • Providing administrative support in other area’s of the business
  • Scheduling advance bookings
  • Reception duties

This position will initially begin as a temporary role with the intention for it to become permanent if mutually agreed.

You will need to undergo a pre-employment drug test, complete a Ministry of Justice check and provide two recent references.

To be considered you must live locally or intend to be living in the region at the beginning of 2024. Overseas applicants or those requiring sponsorship will not be considered.

Please contact me ASAP to learn more by sending your CV through to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone me for a confidential chat on 027 366 0621.

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Furniture Removal Staff – Casual / Ongoing Roles!

Thursday, December 14th, 2023

We are on the lookout for people who can assist in furniture removal over the busy holiday period! If you are someone who is reliable and keen to earn some cash over the Christmas break then get in touch to register with us.

You must be:

  • Physically fit and capable of lifting heavy objects.
  • Willing to work outdoors in various weather conditions.
  • Able to follow instructions and work effectively as part of a team.
  • Class 2 drivers licence is an advantage.

All applicants will be subject to a Ministry of Justice background check and will need to provide 2 recent references.

** Please note, we do not offer sponsorship, only those who are a NZ resident or have the relevant work visa will be considered. Overseas applicants will not be responded to. ***

Send your CV to christa@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone me 027 688 8300 to enquire further.

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Office Admin – Full time

Monday, December 11th, 2023

Our client is seeking an Office Administrator/Customer Service person to join their small but hardworking office. Ideally you will proficient in excel and MS WORD as well as a high skill level of data entry . You will be an organised person who takes initiative and has strong multitasking skills. Excellent communication skills and a confident phone manner will be key in this role, you will be the first point of contact for the various clients, taking bookings and scheduling the Service Technicians daily jobs.

Hours of work will be Monday to Friday from 8.00am – 5.30pm

You will need to be able to pass a Pre-employment drug test and will be subject to a Ministry of Justice background check.

Please send your CV and Cover letter to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone me on 027 3660621 to discuss further.

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Ground and Garden Maintenance / Class 2 Driver

Friday, December 1st, 2023

We are looking for a motivated individual who takes pride in their work, strong and fit team player who likes to have a laugh while getting the job done! No day is the same, as well as the added benefit of working outdoors with a variety of gardening and lawn mowing each day. Our client pride themselves on ongoing training and support to enable you to thrive in the role.

You must be:

  • A skilled minimum Class 2 driver who can confidently operate a mower as well as maintain the equipment and machines
  • Flexible and adaptable to change within the working day
  • Reliable and have a good work ethic
  • Able to work in a team environment and alone if needed
  • Mechanically minded with great attention to detail
  • Physically fit, self-motivated and willing to be trained


All applicants will be subject to a Ministry of Justice background check, pre-employment drug test and will need to provide 2 recent references.

** Please note, we do not offer sponsorship, only those who are a NZ resident or have the relevant work visa will be considered. Overseas applicants will not be responded to. ***

Send your CV to christa@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone me 027 688 8300 to enquire further.

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Abrasive Blaster

Friday, December 1st, 2023

A full time contract opportunity has arisen in Timaru for an Abrasive Blaster/Painter to join a small dedicated team working in a highly specialised area of the industry.

Are you…

• Hard working and eager to learn?
• Conscientious, punctual and respectful?
• Fit and strong?
• Able to work long hours, away from home for periods of time?

We have an excellent opportunity for someone who is ready to make the move from a ‘job’ to a ‘career’! The role is a longer term temporary role, however if after time you are demonstrating a good work ethic, you may be offered a permanent position.

Our client is looking for someone to join their team of Abrasive Blasters/Painters. The successful candidate will be working across a number of industries, including sand blasting, spray painting and rust proofing fishing boats. You will be working away from home at times (up to two weeks away) at the Hydro Stations. This is a physical role and you will need to be free from any neck/back injuries.

This is a business with a great commitment to their staff. They are willing to take someone under their wing and give them the training and guidance to make them a success in this role. Prove yourself as an asset to this team, and you will be rewarded very well.

All applicants must be willing to undergo pre-employment drug testing and a Ministry of Justice Check.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Overseas applicants will not be responded to.

Please send your cv to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone me 027 366 0621 to enquire further.

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Opportunity for Trades Assistant/Labourers

Friday, November 10th, 2023

We have a new contract for the coming New Year, some exciting roles to fill in for a potential 3-month contract in 2024!

You will be:
• Assisting in the installation and maintenance of drainage systems.
• Digging trenches and excavating areas for drainage pipes.
• Carrying and handling materials and tools.
• Assisting in the assembly and placement of drainage components.
• Supporting the team with various tasks related to the project.

To excel in this role, you should possess the following attributes:
• Physically fit and capable of lifting heavy objects.
• Willingness to work outdoors in various weather conditions.
• Ability to follow instructions and work effectively as part of a team.
• Previous experience in construction, drainage, or labourer roles is a plus but not required.
• You must have a full clean drivers’ licence – highly beneficial is Class 2!

We Offer:
• Valuable experience in drainage and construction.
• Opportunity to work alongside experienced professionals.
• Potential for future employment opportunities within the company

All applicants will be subject to a Ministry of Justice background check and will need to provide 2 recent references.

** Please note, we do not offer sponsorship, only those who are a NZ resident or have the relevant work visa will be considered. Overseas applicants will not be responded to.***

Send your CV to christa@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone me 027 6888367 to enquire further.

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Reliable Labourers

Wednesday, November 1st, 2023

• Variety of work
• Mid Canterbury area
• Opportunity to grow

If you are reliable, fit, and healthy and are looking for temporary or permanent work, we would like to hear from you!

We have multiple positions throughout Mid Canterbury with various clients in the industrial and agricultural sectors and are needing good reliable people help meet our client needs.

Full Class 1 drivers licence is preferred but not essential so long as you are able get yourself to work. If you like variety and are open to different work options this can be a good opportunity to improve your skill set and meet new people.

If you are serious about working and are ready to start work now please contact Jo on 03 308 9675 to discuss further or email your application to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz

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

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Recruitment Consultant – Ashburton

Wednesday, November 1st, 2023

• Salary + commission with uncapped earning potential
• Friendly and supportive team environment
• Rewarding and challenging role with daily variety
• Opportunity for personal growth and development

Join a motivated, positive and driven team, who’s success is focused on providing professional employment solutions to Clients and Job Seekers alike. Ashburton based.

This golden opportunity is best suited to someone who enjoys working in a high paced environment, is naturally resourceful and independent and enjoys problem solving to achieve Client outcomes.
This is an exciting and challenging role, where everyday will be diverse and fulfilling running your own established desk. You will enjoy networking and building your knowledge to form successful business relationships, with a wide variety of Clients and Job Seekers, for a multitude of different roles and industries from General Labourer’s, Trades people, Office administrators etc. Whether its Temporary or Permanent roles you are filling, you will enjoy the adrenalin rush of successfully matching the right person to the right job! Full training and support will be given to ensure you meet and exceed our company expectations and reputation for finding the very best fit for Job Seekers and Clients every time.
This exciting opportunity requires:

• Thinking outside of the square and using your initiative
• High level of self-confidence and belief
• Great sense of humor
• Natural problem solver
• Strong verbal and written communication skills
• Confidence networking and establishing new relationships
• Proficient with computers and Microsoft programmes
• Full Drivers License

Personnel Placements are seeking a diverse individual to work as an integral part of a small, experienced and highly performing team, who are invested and driven to grow and become their own personal best in the industry.
If you want a great working environment and have a positive can-do attitude, with the diverse skill set as described above, you may be the person we are looking for to complement our existing team and celebrate our future success. Standard hours are 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday – additional hours will be required from time to time to ensure you meet your goals.

Personnel Placements Ltd pride ourselves on being employment specialists who have an excellent reputation for providing high caliber recruitment services in Mid and South Canterbury and have done so for over 22 years. If you are looking for a career with a company that is supportive, and dedicated to personal growth as well as business success then this is your opportunity to join our dedicated and committed team, who are looking forward to meeting you and helping ensure you succeed in this exciting industry.
Apply in the strictest confidence with Cover Letter and Resume to wendy@personnelplacements.co.nz or call Wendy on 03 308 9675.

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Class 5 Driver/Store person

Tuesday, October 31st, 2023

Our client is looking for a Class 5 driver to join their team. They run their own fleet to service the logistics of the their Third Party Warehouses around Timaru. There will be a lot of variety within the role, some days may see you back and forth to Christchurch or doing local pickups to return freight back to the warehouse. Other days you may be on the Forklift or helping out in the store where required.

They have a culture that they proudly stand behind, their employees are valued and are rewarded with a healthy work/life balance – this is rare in the transport industry!

Required attributes:
• Reliable with good work ethic
• Flexible and able to adapt to varied duties
• Exceptional team player
• Happy to pitch in where required in the store

Hours of work will vary base on your schedule for the day, averaging between 40-50. There will be the occasional weekend where you will be required to work to unload vessels.

All applicants will need to undergo a Pre-employment drug test and subject to a Ministry of Justice background check.

You will need to have the legal right to work in NZ, Overseas applicants will not be considered or responded to.

If you’re interested in this role or you would like to hear about the other work opportunities we have available please send your CV to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or call me on 027 3660621.

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Childcare Assistant – Casual Role

Wednesday, October 25th, 2023

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic casual after school childcare assistant to work within 2 sites, Timaru and Temuka. If you have a full driver’s license and confident to do the pickups when required and are passionate about providing quality care for children, we invite you to apply!

Our programme hours operate as below:

  • After school care Monday to Friday 2.30pm – 6.00pm (you will be paid for a 4 hour minimum)

You must be:

  • Reliable
  • Free from any criminal convictions
  • Motivated
  • Have a genuine interest in the care of children & enjoy working with them
  • Laughter & fun is essential

A current full driver’s license is required to apply for this position. Send in your CV to christa@personnelplacements.co.nz or call me at 027 6888300 to know more about the role!

** Please note, this role does not offer sponsorship, only those who are a NZ resident or have the relevant work visa will be considered. Overseas applicants will not be responded to. All applicants will be subject to a Ministry of Justice background check and will need to provide 2 recent references. **

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Office Administrator / Data Entry

Wednesday, October 18th, 2023

We have an exciting opportunity to join a supportive team as an Office Administrator! This is a part-time position working 15 hours per week.

Our client is on the lookout for their newest team member to come on board. You will be joining a well-known, respected and high performing local team. They have range of agents in both the North and South Island that you will have daily dealings with alongside client contact where required.
The proposed hours are 9.00am -2.30pm Monday/Wednesday/Friday however they are very open to changing these hours/days to suit the right person. This may be 3 hours per day/5 days per week if that is more appealing. There will also be the opportunity to set up an office from home at least one day per week however this will not be until fully trained and able to work autonomously and without supervision.

Attributes that are a must to be considered for this role:
• Friendly and a strong team player
• A positive attitude and have the ability to problem solve
• Professional presentation
• Excellent attention to detail – this is key in this role
• Flexible and adaptable with hours worked as there will be times where you are required to work extra hours/days.

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate experience and competency in the following areas:
• General administration support, including a high level of data entry
• Microsoft Office – in particular Word, Excel and Outlook
• Verbal and written communication must be of a high standard
• Computer savvy as you would need to perform some website maintenance, updates and posting advertisements
• Outstanding customer service skills to deal with both internal and external stakeholders.

Benefits:
• Fun and friendly team environment
• Flexibility to work from home at least once a week when established in the position, company phone and desktop computer supplied for home use

Send in your CV to christa@personnelplacements.co.nz or call me at 027 6888300 to know more about the role!

** Please note, this role does not offer sponsorship, only those who are a NZ resident or have the relevant work visa will be considered. Overseas applicants will not be responded to. All applicants will be subject to a Ministry of Justice background check and will need to provide 2 recent references. **

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Labourer/Forklift Operator required for Cool Store

Wednesday, October 4th, 2023

Our client is now winding into the busy season and needing staff to help in the warehouse. They have multiple warehouse sites and you will be working between them all. This is a physical role that will include hand stacking containers for export product amongst other general warehouse tasks. You could be a school leaver or just looking to make a change from your current job to join a great team.

Hours of work are 6.00am to 2.30pm Monday to Friday. Forklift licence preferred but not essential.

They pride themselves on having an amazing team culture and as such it is vital that the people who join their team bring the same enthusiasm and above all must have a good attitude and willing to pitch in where needed.

You will need to have a clean driver’s licence and be free from criminal convictions.

Please contact me ASAP to register your interest 027 3660621 or send your CV to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz

Overseas applicants will not be considered, you must hold a current work visa and be eligible to work in NZ

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Class 2, 4, 5 with WTR drivers required

Tuesday, September 19th, 2023

We have a range of clients on the look out for skilled Class 2/4/5 drivers – additional bonus if you have your Wheels/Tracks/Rollers.

In order to be considered you will need to meet the following criteria:

• Physically fit and capable of manual labour
• Excellent work ethic
• Proven NZ driving experience
• Be willing to work overtime as required
• Be able to pass a Pre-employment drug test

Personnel Placements offers you a good opportunity to get your foot in the door with a wide range of clients across the region. These roles are often not advertised – being registered with us means we will contact you in the first instance before appearing on Trade Me/Seek.

All applicants will be subject to a Ministry of Justice background check and will need to provide 2 recent references .

In order to qualify you must be a NZ Citizen/Resident or hold a valid working visa. We do not offer sponsorship and therefore will not be responding to overseas applicants.

Please send your CV to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz to register your interest. Alternatively you can phone me on 027 3660621 for a confidential chat.

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Hybrid Crop Staff

Thursday, September 7th, 2023

• Do you have a keen eye for detail?
• Are you healthy and injury free?
• Want to get fit?

We are starting early to build our local team of staff, work will begin in early September and hit its peak in mid October. The role entails walking through hybrid crops all over Mid Canterbury, removing the rogue male/female plants to help our growers gain perfection in their export crops.

We take pride in the fact that every hybrid crop our crews’ tended last season were all certified first time round.

The ideal applicants will bring the following attributes:
• The desire to learn and obtain new skills
• The ability to work harmoniously in a team environment
• Excellent attention to detail
No drivers licence is required as you only need to get yourself to our Moore Street office each morning, however, a full, clean Driver Licence could place your application at an advantage.

If you are looking for other work, we do have other roles that might suit you.
To register your interest for this position, please apply now including your CV. (If you don’t have a CV please email a bit about yourself and your work experience) agjobs@personnelplacements.co.nz .

Personnel Placements specialises in temporary and permanent placements in a range of industries within the Mid Canterbury region, but more than that we look to place the right candidate with the right clients to increase your chance of long-term work.

If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Loader operator

Thursday, September 7th, 2023

We have a role become available for 6 week period, ideal if you have relocated to the region and looking to get the foot in the door with a well-known and respected company. Initially this is a temp role however there is always the option for the right person to become a permanent employee.

You will need to have recent and relevant experience operating a loader. A full class 1 license with WTR is essential, you will be given preference if you have your Class 2.

There is a fair amount of repetition in this role and you must be ok with working longer hours.

Please send your CV to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or call me on 0273660621 to discuss further.

We can only accept applications from NZ residents/citizens or people that hold a valid working visa. You must be currently residing in the Timaru region to be considered. Applications outside the region or those requiring sponsorship will not be responded to or considered for this role.

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Diesel Mechanic – Timaru

Thursday, September 7th, 2023

We are seeking an experienced Diesel Mechanic to work on a wide range of heavy machinery. Bonus if you have engineering experience. You will be working with one of the big players in the industry, your days will be varied and busy!

Requirements

• Heavy or light vehicle Mechanic with relevant qualifications
• Strong communication and be a resilient team player
• Good attention to detail
• Full class 1 driver’s license minimum,

You will need to be hardworking, have a good sense of humour, enjoy your work, and be able to work efficiently and productively in a busy fast paced environment.

If you have the relevant skills please email your CV to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone 0273660621 for a chat.

To be considered for this role, you need to be a New Zealand Citizen, a permanent resident or hold a valid working visa to apply. Sponsorship is not being offered and overseas applicants will not be responded to.

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Automotive Technician – Ashburton

Thursday, September 7th, 2023

• Latest Technology
• Small friendly team
• Well established Ashburton company

Are you a qualified automotive technician or have a proven background in mechanics? Do you enjoy working on a diverse range of Vehicles?

Our client is looking for their next automotive technician to join their specialised team in Ashburton. They are well known for their servicing of elite motor vehicles and no two jobs will be the same. You will hold either a current qualification or have a proven background in mechanics, with experience in electronic systems, diagnostic scanning equipment and be able to carry out all mechanical repairs unsupervised. The latest in diagnostic and re-coding equipment is used and up to date training is supplied.

The successful applicants will require:
• Qualification in automotive mechanics or a background in mechanics
• Diagnostic, mechanical, electric and hydraulic knowledge
• Passion for vehicles all shapes and sizes
• Good customer service skills
• A broad skill base across servicing and repairing
• Excellent work ethic
• Quality workmanship, neat and tidy
• Leadership and management skills an advantage but not essential

This role is a full-time position offering huge opportunity to be working in a modern and clean environment in the Ashburton area. Full ongoing training will be provided for the successful applicant.

Please note, only those who are NZ residents or have an open work visa may apply, overseas applicants will not be responded to.

If you are looking for a varied role or needing a change, please send your CV and Cover Letter to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone 03 308 9675 for a confidential chat.

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Diesel Mechanic – Ashburton Based

Thursday, September 7th, 2023

• Variety of machinery
• Heavy or light vehicle Mechanic
• Remuneration based on skill and qualifications
• Small friendly team
• Ashburton based

We are seeking an experienced Diesel Mechanic to work on a wide range of heavy machinery to support rural clients with mechanical repairs, servicing, engineering and preventative maintenance. This is a full time, permanent position based in Ashburton, Mid Canterbury where you will be working in a small productive team.

Requirements

• Heavy or light vehicle Mechanic with relevant qualifications (or close to completing)
• Strong communication and customer service skills
• Good attention to detail
• Full class 1 driver’s license minimum

You will need to be hardworking, have a good sense of humour, enjoy your work, and be able to work efficiently and productively in a busy fast paced environment.

If you have the relevant skills and qualification and are looking for a change, please email your CV and Cover letter to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone 03 308 9675 for a confidential chat.

To be considered for this role, you need to be a New Zealand Citizen, a permanent resident or hold a valid working visa to apply. Sponsorship is not being offered and overseas applicants will not be responded to.

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Irrigation Service Technician

Thursday, September 7th, 2023

• Variety of outdoor work
• Vehicle plus phone
• Competitive hourly rate

Do you enjoy working in the agricultural sector and being outdoors? Are you mechanically minded and enjoy fixing things? Do you have experience as a Service Technician in the Irrigation Sector?

We are currently seeking a Service Technician for an Irrigation client based in Ashburton. This role is a permanent position and has plenty of room for growth within the company. You will be required to service pivot irrigators in the Mid and South Canterbury region which will include maintenance, repairs, servicing and fault finding. Ideally, the successful applicant will have previous experience as a Service Technician in the Irrigation sector, but those who are mechanically minded, have some electrical knowledge and have a maintenance background should still apply.

You will be required to have:
• A proven service/maintenance, mechanical or engineering background
• Be able to work autonomously
• MIG and Stick welding skills
• Diagnostic and problem solving ability
• Pump knowledge or understanding
• High level of communication
• A full driver’s license

The hours are generally 7.30am start and can be 10 hour days during the peak season which is normally October through until February. During the main irrigation season there will also be rostered weekend work with overtime rates and allowances.

If you are looking for a change and want to be part of a successful and growing company then please send your CV and cover letter to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz or call 03 308 9675 for a confidential chat.

Applications will only be accepted from NZ Residents or those with the relevant work visa, sponsorship is not being offered and overseas applicants will not be responded to.

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Mechanics/Engineers needed!

Thursday, August 31st, 2023

We have a range of clients who are looking for people with experience in a Diesel workshop or have experience in the Engineering field.

You will have a proven background in mechanics, engineering and preferably someone with exceptional welding skills. We are looking for someone who knows their stuff and can take initiative where needed – you will be a practical thinker and have a mature approach to every situation.

This is a full-time role with extra hours as required

This vacancy is open to NZ citizens, residents, and those with the relevant Open Work Visas. Please note we will not consider or respond to anyone that does not have the legal right to work in NZ

Please email your CV to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone 027 3660621 for a chat

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Traffic Control staff

Thursday, August 31st, 2023

We are on the look out for motivated people who can take initiative and are keen to progress up through the ranks in the business.

With Traffic Control, no day is the same. You will need to be ok with working outdoors in all weathers. Good communication skills and the ability to remain calm under pressure is key.

Our preference is that hold a current qualification however our client is willing to commit the time and resources to your training and upskilling provided you show loyalty and commitment to their business. Traffic Control is emerging as a much needed area of expertise that is hugely rewarding financially in the long term once you are qualified.

In order to be considered you will need to be a NZ resident or hold a relevant visa. MOJ checks apply and you will need to supply 2 references from your most recent employers where possible.

Please contact me ASAP to learn more by sending your CV through to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz
If you do not have a CV don’t be put off – phone me for a confidential chat on 027 3660621

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Class 4 and Class 5 Driver

Thursday, August 31st, 2023

We have 2 unique opportunities for both a Class 4 and a Class 5 driver

Role #1 – Reference #TIMSAL
Class 4 role will require you to operate a sweeper, vacuum truck also undertake water blasting as well as service farm septic tanks. There is an element of labour however technique is key. You are guaranteed a very good pay rate alongside full time (plus if you wish) hours, coupled with the fact your colleagues all know how to have a laugh and make work enjoyable. This is not a role where you are seated from point A to B – every day is different.

Role #2 – Reference #TIMRON
Class 5 Driver – we require a driver with no less than 1 years experience, ideally in bulk cartage however all applicants with relevant experience will be considered. The industries we specialise in are earthmoving, civil construction, pipe and cable laying, drilling, cartage and transportation.

Please contact me on 027 3660621 or send me your CV – lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz

All applicants will need to have a valid right to work in NZ and complete a Ministry of Justice background check

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Water Service Technician

Thursday, August 31st, 2023

Our client plays a crucial role in repairing and maintaining water reticulation networks around South Canterbury. They are the leaders when it comes to infrastructure construction and maintenance. They pride themselves on being an employer that goes the extra mile for their staff. Culture and work/life balance are equally as important as having the person with the necessary skills.

Day to day tasks will have you installing new or completing maintenance of existing water mains with our established water crews throughout the region. Ideally you will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in the industry and a full clean Class 1 Drivers’ licence.

What is offered in return:

  • They care about their employees – you are not just a number!
  • They are a progressive forward thinking company
  • They have an extremely good reputation within the civil sector
  • They work with the best clients
  • They are Health & Safety champions
  • They have a great team culture, with supportive colleagues and regular social activities throughout the year


If you have a good attitude, the ability to take initiative and possess good old fashioned common sense, please send in your CV to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or call me on 027 3660621 to learn more about this role.

You will need to undergo Pre-employment drug testing and will be subject to Ministry of Justice checks.

***We do not offer sponsorship – you must have a valid legal right to work in New Zealand***
***Overseas applicants and sponsorship candidates will not be responded to***

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