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Orchard 2IC

Thursday, November 26th, 2020

Our client is currently seeking a 2IC for a local orchard. In this position you could be managing and supervising up to 70 staff in the packhouse and field, greeting and serving customers and maintaining the vines. There is potential for this position to extend further than the harvest/pruning season for the right candidate, based on experience and how they fit with the current team.

The position is based just out of Ashburton and is a drive-in position, so reliable transport is essential to fulfil this role. The successful candidate will be offered a competitive hourly rate with the potential to learn more about the business.

The ideal candidate will bring the following experience and attributes:
– Previous experience working in an orchard and packhouse.
– Proven ability to manage and supervise staff.
– Reasonably high fitness level.
– Work productively and efficiently under pressure, completing tasks to a high calibre.
– Have an excellent work ethic and be an all-round team player.
– The ability to drive a tractor and use a chainsaw could place your application at an advantage.

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 role sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for then please email your cover letter and CV to ashleigh@personnelplacements.co.nz

Applicants for this position should have a NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Ministry of Justice and ACC checks apply. Applicants must be drug free and willing to undergo a pre-employment drug test.

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Bottle Store – Back of house superstar

Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

Do you have knowledge of the hospitality industry with beverage?

Are you physically fit with honesty and integrity, enthusiastic and willing to work?

Can you work as an active team member to complete team goals?

Expectations:

  • A passion for organization and operating in a back of house environment
  • Coordinate stock levels with Bottle store manager
  • Restock shelves and fill coolers with new merchandise
  • Pick and Pack items for each order
  • Process inventory for delivery
  • Highly organised and willingness to work and enjoy a variety of people
  • Some understanding of the back of house procedures
  • Flexible
  • Well-developed problem solving with a critical eye for details
  • Follow work safety standards

If you are a reliable positive and experience, we would LOVE to hear from you as we are keen to fill the position with the right candidate as soon as possible so do not delay in applying. 

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 role sounds like the opportunity you have been waiting for then please email your cover letter and CV to donna@personnelplacements.co.nz

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

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Class 5 Drivers – Harvest Season

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

• Guaranteed 40 hours per week
• Variety of bulk cartage work
• Local family owned company

Do you have truck driving experience in the agricultural industry? Are you competent driving a truck and trailer?

We are currently seeking skilled class 5 truck drivers for the up-coming harvest season to cart a range of bulk products such as silage, grain and fertiliser throughout Mid Canterbury.

You must have:
• A Class 5 license with a clean driving record
• Experience driving a truck and trailer unit and backing
• Physically fit, honest and reliable
• Flexible working hours
• Compliant with all health and safety policies and procedures

You will need to be flexible with hours, there will be times when you will need to work longer when the weather is right and you must be able to work well as a part of a team. The roles are to cover the harvest season from October through until March but could be longer for the right person.

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

If this sounds like the role you are looking for then please call Jo today on 03 308 9675 or email your application to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz

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Heavy Machinery Groomer with W, T, R (Casual)

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

• Washing and Grooming Heavy Machinery
• Casual basis with opportunity to become permanent
• Work independently within a small team

Do you have Wheels, Tracks and Rollers (W,T,R) and are competent shifting heavy machinery? Are you physically fit with good attention to detail?
We are seeking a reliable and conscientious worker to groom heavy machinery for a local hire company. You will be required to have your W,T,R so you can shift machinery into the cleaning bay, clean with a high pressure hose on the outside and then groom the inside to make it spick and span before it is re-hired. Part of the process will also include documenting any damage on a checklist.
You will need to by physically fit with good attention to detail and be able to work unsupervised. Initially this role will be on a casual basis as and when required but possibly 2 days each week with a view of more days as business develops.
If you are looking for casual work and take pride in what you do then I want to hear from you!

Apply now for this role or get more information by contacting Jo Jamison – jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz or 03 308 9675

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Delivery Driver – (Part time)

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

• Well established local company in Ashburton
• Work with an experienced friendly team
• Keep fit while you work
• Part time permanent position

Do you have a clean driving record and a full class 1 driver’s licence? Are you customer focused with a bright personality? Are you physically fit with good verbal and written communication?

Our client is looking for a Part Time Delivery Driver to pick-up and deliver laundered client orders to a variety of businesses around Mid Canterbury. This will be a physical role which will involve lifting up to 25 kg so you must be physically fit and reliable.

You must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and have good time management skills to ensure client orders are returned on time. You will be the face of the company so it is imperative that you are well presented and have a friendly and professional approach.

To be a good fit for this role you will need to have the following attributes:
• Physically fit
• Able to follow instructions / procedures
• Adaptable and flexible
• Attention to detail and accuracy
• Good verbal and written communication
• Able to work independently and in a team
• Friendly, helpful, and respectful
• Full Class 1 drivers licence with a clean driving record

The successful applicant will work varied hours, Monday 8.00am-1.00pm, Tuesday 7.00am-3.30pm, Wednesday 7.00am-2.00pm, Thursday 7.00am-1.00pm with Friday’s not rostered unless required to work as cover. There may be opportunity for hours to increase for the right person.

If you are looking for a part time role that offers stability and you enjoy working as part of a friendly and dedicated team then I want to hear from you today!

To be considered for this position you will need to email your CV and cover letter to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone Jo on 03 308 9675 to discuss further.

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Mainline Installer

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

• Variety of outdoor work
• Locally owned and operated
• Keep fit on the job

Do you enjoy working in the agricultural sector and being outdoors? Are you experienced with Mainline installation in the irrigation industry?
We are currently seeking a Mainline Installer for a local Irrigation client based in Ashburton to install PVC and poly pipelines and to lay power cables in trenches. This will be a physical role and would ideally suit someone with previous experience in the industry. You will be required to have W,T,R to operate a small digger on-site and be available to work the occasional weekend when required.
This role is a permanent position and will be based in Ashburton working in the Mid and South Canterbury region.

You will be required to have:
• Previous experience with Mainline Installation in the irrigation sector
• Be able to work in a small team or unsupervised
• High level of communication
• A full driver’s license with W,T,R

The hours are generally 7.30am start through to 5.30pm and can be 10 hour days during the peak season which is normally October through until February.

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.

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QA Assistant – Night Shift

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

On-going training and support
Well established company
Opportunities for personal growth

Do you have previous QA experience in a production environment? Are you computer savvy and have an analytical mind? Have you got a positive attitude and are physically fit?

Due to the high demand of their quality product and continual market and company growth, our client requires a QA Assistant to support their manufacturing process. Our client is currently seeking a QA Assistant to help in the laboratory to test various plastic products to ensure the quality continues to be of a high standard. Previous experience in quality control in the plastics industry is preferential but training will be provided for the right applicant.

Initially training will be on day shift until confident and will then transfer to night shift with hours 10.00pm to 6.00am.

We seek applicants with a positive attitude, a strong work ethic and a motivated team player with a willingness to learn new and exciting skills with an industry leader. This will be a challenging and hands on position involving many areas of the company’s operation.

The successful applicant will possess the following skills: mathematical and analytical, computer literate, excellent attention to detail, physically fit, problem solver and a team player.

You will be required to complete specific testing for all departments ensuring a high quality product, be able to document information and liaise with other members of staff. Some of the testing processes are physically demanding so it will require you to be agile and physically fit. Experience in a production / manufacturing environment would be ideal.

The successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test, be conviction free and prepared to work shifts if required.

This is a great opportunity to join a leading and stable company and benefit from the opportunities offered by a global group.

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

Email your application to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone 03 308 9675 for more information.

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Attention All Mums (Or Dads at home)!!

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

You could be a part of our “school time” roguing crew after these holidays until the summer holidays. This role involves going out to paddocks and removing off types or weeds from various crops.

We can offer you the following opportunities:
• Boost to your confidence and self-worth returning to the work force
• Ability to pick days that fit into your routine
• Chance to meet like minded others in a team environment
• A break from normal routine
• Opportunity to get fit while you work

Transport from the office to the paddock is provided, however it could be beneficial if you have a full, clean drivers licence, are reliable and have common sense.

To apply for this position, you must:
• Have a positive attitude and an easy smile
• Be able to commit to a minimum of 1 day of work per (8:45am to 3pm) week
• Be reliable and have a good work ethic
• Enjoy the outdoors and working in a team, with good attention to detail

If this sounds like you, please apply with a CV (if you have one) to agjobs@personnelplacements.co.nz or contact Ashleigh on 022 424 5627 or 03 308 9675.

Applicants for this position must be drug free and willing to complete ACC claims history and Ministry of Justice Criminal Conviction Checks.

Applicants for this position must also have NZ residency or a valid NZ working visa.

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Relief Milkers / Temp Farm Assistants

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Interested in learning more about the dairy industry? Had experience relief milking and working on farms?
We are looking for people who have had experience in the dairy industry and those who are new to the industry and are wanting to learn more about dairy farming.

The ideal applicants will bring the following attributes:
• The desire to learn and obtain new skills
• good communication
• The ability to work harmoniously in a team environment
• Have a clean driver licence and reliable transport.

The positions available can range from relief milking in the mornings and/or afternoons to living on farm as a temporary assistant working day to day on longer term assignments. Experience isn’t necessary but you must be willing to learn and be reliable.

To register your interest for this position, please apply online, email agjobs@personnelplacements.co.nz or call Ashleigh on 022 424 5627 for more information.

Applicants for this position should have a NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Ministry of Justice and ACC checks apply. Applicants must be drug free and willing to undergo a pre-employment drug test.

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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Looking for temp work?

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Interested in Temp work?
Are you strong and healthy, have a good work ethic and willing to learn new skills?

Temping is a great way to make some money while still being open for more permanent work.

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.

Our clients are always regularly asking us to be on the lookout for hard working temp staff to fill in gaps in their day to day running of their businesses.

Assignments can vary from a few days to a few months. Assignments could include general labouring, factory processing, packing product, working with crops/seeds or general farm work. These roles can often to lead to ongoing or permanent placement positions.

To register your interest send a cover letter and C.V. to: agjobs@personnelplacements.co.nz

Applicants for this position should have a NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Ministry of Justice and ACC checks apply. Applicants must also be drug free and willing to undergo a pre-employment drug test.

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

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Customer Services Representative

Friday, September 25th, 2020

Temporary/Full time role – Based at Tinwald, Ashburton

We are looking for an experienced Customer Services Representative who will temporarily complement our team with their second-to-none interpersonal skills and results driven focus.

About the role:

  • Delivering great customer focused solutions and a high level of customer service
  • Receiving and processing orders by phone and email, accurately and in a timely manner
  • Contributing proactively to the team’s targets

About you:

  • Have a high attention to detail and be known to follow through
  • Be able to quickly build trusted relationships
  • Have a professional manner and fantastic communications skills

About us:

Our factory in Tinwald is comprised of two main areas making plastic pipe and tanks.

Our orders come through our busy customer services contact centre, and we dispatch through our dedicated Warehouse teams.

Whilst we are a local business, we are also part of a large global company and are proud to have strong values.

If you believe you have the relevant skill set and a customer service approach then email your CV and Cover letter to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz by 5pm Friday 2 October, 2020

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Parts Plus

Wednesday, September 16th, 2020

Passionate about agriculture & machinery? Good with people? Competent on a computer?

A rare opportunity has presented itself to work for one of the leading importers of farm machinery and parts to New Zealand. Our client strives to provide NZ farmers and contractors with machines and parts that are top quality. They have pride in what they do and a real focus on providing their customers with a personalised, hands on service, which is their investment towards maintaining long-term relationships with their clients.

A vacancy has become available in the Parts Department, where pride in your workplace, accuracy and organisational skills are going to come to the fore. Your communication skills will allow you to work seamlessly with your co-workers, farmers and suppliers.

The successful applicant can expect to receive:

  • A competitive hourly rate appropriate to your experience and ability
  • A clean and tidy work environment
  • the opportunity to learn and grow in a small team
  • Flexibility to broaden your knowledge and develop your strengths

To apply for this role it is essential you have:

  • A full, clean Drivers Licence
  • Flexibility and a passion for all things agricultural
  • Honesty, reliability and pride in what you do
  • Commitment to providing outstanding service to our customers
  • Drive to succeed and flourish in your role
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to accurately process figures with spreadsheet experience – ideally intermediate level as a minimum

This role requires a unique blend of skills and will bring the successful candidate an opportunity that will integrate them into a small but vital team, enjoying a consistently evolving business.

Please send your CV and cover letter to gaye@personnelplacemements.co.nz

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Pivot Crew Labourers

Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
  • Locally owned Ashburton company
  • Opportunity for growth within the role
  • Outdoor working environment

We are currently seeking full time skilled labourers for an increasingly busy irrigation company based in Ashburton. The role will involve working in a team to help assemble pivot irrigators around Mid Canterbury.

You will need to be mechanically minded, physically fit, enjoy working in a team environment and be familiar with power tools. Ideally you will have a full class 1 drivers licence or be able to sit your full licence. This role requires someone with a willing attitude, is able to follow instruction well and has a proven record of reliability.

If you are looking for a change and enjoy working outdoors, then we would like to hear from you today. Please phone Jo on 03 308 9675 or email your application to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz

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Forklift Operator / Yardman – Casual basis

Wednesday, August 19th, 2020
  • Clean and safe environment
  • Casual basis with opportunity for on-going work
  • Hand’s on role with variety

Do you have proven ability operating a forklift? Are you experienced with inwards goods, picking and dispatching orders? Do you have good communication, literacy, and numerical skills?

This position is a hands-on role, working on a casual basis, to assist distribution and to effectively ensure a smooth flow with inwards goods, picking and dispatching orders, while meeting company customer standards. This role will involve loading and unloading trucks and containers, shifting stock around the yard, inventory control, some computer work and physical labouring. This role is on a casual basis, (as and when required), to cover the seasonal peak from September through to November and will be during weekdays, Monday to Friday.

Experience in warehousing, logistics and forklift operation would be ideal as the environment can be hi-paced during seasonal peaks, you must be able to manage pressure and be able to work extra hours to meet customer demands. You will maintain a high level of H&S and an accurate picking performance.

To be considered for this position you will have:

  • Current OSH Forklift and preferably F Endorsement
  • Competent with forklift operation
  • Working knowledge of NZ Health and Safety
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Have an excellent work ethic and be reliable
  • Flexible with days and hours

If you enjoy being busy and having variety in a role then this may be the position for you. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test and must be conviction free.

For further information contact Jo Jamison on (03)308 9675 or email your application to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz

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Farm Hand / Machinery Operator

Thursday, July 16th, 2020

My client is looking for a Farm Hand with crop and stock experience to work alongside him on his 300ha arable farm that has been farmed by his family for 100 years. They typically grow cereals, peas, radish, carrots and parsnip. The arable part of this business is supported by wintering 3000 store lambs each year. The farm is irrigated with pivots and Roto Rainers and has up to date modern equipment which includes:

• 6m Air Seeder
• New Holland T8 (235hp)
• New Holland 6630 (115hp)
• New Holland TT4 (75hp)
• Claas 670 Combine on tracks
• SAM 24m boom self-propelled sprayer

There is a comfortable, warm 3 – 4 bedroom 80’s style house available on farm that has been double glazed and has a log burner. The house is a 300m walk from the beach and 500m from the Rangitata River Mouth for great fishing and white baiting opportunities.

Outside seasonal peaks, you will be required to work one weekend per month, and this unique opportunity provides a 40 hour work week (on average) which as far as farming goes is a rarity.

In return for this awesome lifestyle, we are looking for a high calibre, honest & reliable candidate who has the following attributes:

• Minimum 2 years arable farming experience
• Patient stock handling skills
• Mechanically minded
• Proven longevity in previous roles
• Able to use a hand piece (crutching/tidy up jobs)

All applicants must be able to provide two work references, have relevant experience and be drug free. Full disclosure of any historical criminal misdemeanors is required and all applicants will complete a Ministry of Justice Criminal history check.

To apply you must have a valid NZ work visa.

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

Please include an up to date CV to support your application – gaye@personnelplacements.co.nz

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Reception / Administrator Temp – Mid Canterbury

Friday, July 3rd, 2020

We are looking for experienced administrators who are available for short and long term temporary assignments in the Mid Canterbury region.

Attributes that are a must to be considered for these roles:

• Friendly and organised
• The ability to multi task with ease and a smile
• A positive attitude and enjoy being the go to person
• Professional presentation

To be successful in these assignments you will need to demonstrate experience and competency in:

• Customer service
• Microsoft office – in particular Word, Excel and Outlook
• General administration support including travel arrangements, email inbox management, typing and filing
• Verbal and written communication must be of a high standard
• Accounts Payable and Receivable (useful but not necessary in all roles)

At this stage we are only looking for candidates who are available to work full days and part time hours on various assignments.
If you possess the above skills and experience please reply today with your CV and Covering Letter in WORD format outlining your current situation and availability to donna@personnelplacements.co.nz

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

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Auto Technician

Friday, July 3rd, 2020

• Motor trade qualification essential
• Variety of work and vehicles
• Remuneration based on skill and qualifications
• Ashburton based

We are seeking NZ Qualified Auto Technicians to work on a wide range of vehicles to complete minor and major mechanical repairs and services along with electronic diagnostics for both passenger and light commercial vehicles.

Your day will consist of normal services, WOF inspections, engine and transmission repair up to major overhauls.

Requirements:

• Trade qualified motor mechanic
• WOF Certificate
• Excellent diagnostic skills
• Communicates well with colleagues and customers
• Clean driver’s license

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

If you meet the above criteria 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.

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

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Spanning Crew Team Leader

Friday, July 3rd, 2020

• Opportunity for career development
• $25 – $30 per hour dependent on skill set
• Enjoy the countryside while you work
• Well regarded company with low staff turnover

Do you enjoy variety, challenge and working outdoors? Do you have a mechanical mind and are good with tools and machinery? Are you experienced in Spanning Irrigators and supervising staff?

An opportunity has arisen for a Spanning Crew Team Leader to be hands on overseeing 3-6 staff with the assembly of Reinke Pivot Irrigators. Previous supervising experience in the irrigation field is ideal but applicants with sound knowledge and proven experience in irrigation should still apply. You will need to have good attention to detail along with exceptional organisational skill and the ability to effectively communicate with your team. HT Class 4 is preferred but training will be provided for the right person.

This role is a permanent position involving the assembly of centre pivot and lateral irrigators throughout the South Island and offers future career development with suppliers in USA. On occasion there will be the requirement to stay away from home but all accommodation, meals and drinks are paid for along with the supply of a vehicle. The days are Monday to Friday 7.30am to 5pm and the occasional Saturday during seasonal peaks.

Skills or experience should include:
• Sound knowledge and experience with pivot irrigators and assembly
• Mechanically mind and good with tools / machinery
• Organisational skills
• High level of communication
• A full driver’s license
• Class 4 Driver’s licence preferred but not essential as training provided

If you are looking for a change, enjoy variety in your work and prefer to work outdoors then call Jo today on 03 308 9675 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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Pump Installer / General Engineer

Friday, July 3rd, 2020

• Well regarded company with low staff turnover
• Enjoy the countryside while you work
• Varied and challenging role

Do you enjoy variety, challenge and working outdoors? Are you an engineer with welding and pump knowledge? Do you have experience and understanding of irrigation?

An opportunity has arisen for someone with general Engineering ability to oversee the installation and removal of irrigation pumps and to repair a variety of pumps including submersible, domestic, “end suction” and stock water pumps. You will need to have good welding ability with ARC and MIG and excellent attention to detail. HT Class 4 is preferred but training will be provided for the right person.

This role is a permanent position working Monday to Friday, 7.30am-5.00pm and some rostered on-call weekends with hours varying during seasonal peaks. The successful applicant will need to have an engineer’s mind set, be mechanically minded and understand irrigation and pump systems.

Skills or experience should include:
• Proven experience with general engineering
• Competent with ARC and MIG welding
• Diagnostic and problem-solving ability
• Pump knowledge or understanding
• High level of communication
• A full driver’s license
• Class 4 Driver’s licence preferred but not essential as training provided

If you are looking for a change, enjoy variety in your work and prefer to work outdoors then call Jo today on 03 308 9675 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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Temporary Dairy Assistant

Thursday, June 25th, 2020

Dairy Assistant with great English is sought to assist with a 1000 cow dairy farm.   This farm is located 10 minutes from Ashburton and shared accommodation is provided at a minimal rate for the successful candidate. 

Your duties will include:

  • Milking & feeding calves
  • Learning about animal health and detecting mastitis
  • Assist with calving and mating
  • Break fencing feed
  • Getting cows in for milking
  • Understand and adhere to all Health and Safety policies on farm           

Our ideal candidate will have clear English, a positive attitude and will not be afraid of working hard alongside the rest of a small team with a willingness to learn, grow, and work to the best of their ability.

All applicants must have NZ Residency or a valid NZ work Visa with a minimum of 6 months before expiry and ideally their own transport.

You must be conviction and drug free.

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

Please send your CV or detailed work history with work references to gaye@personnelplacements.co.nz

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Machine Operator / Labourer

Friday, May 29th, 2020

We are currently seeking an experienced staff member for an IMMEDIATE start that will need to have the following attributes:

  • Physically fit and happy with a variety of machine operation and laboring (including heavy lifting).
  • Work with minimal supervision.
  • Hard working, with great attention to detail and happy with long hours.
  • Punctual, reliable and works well under pressure.
  • Adhere to health and safety procedures in the workplace
  • OSH license is desired

There is labouring required in this type of role so it’s essential that you are not afraid of hard work. You will need to be drug free as you will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test and will be randomly tested throughout your employment .

This role is initially on a temporary basis but for the right candidate a permanent placement is possible.

Are you:
– Able to pass a Pre Employment drug test?
– Willing to complete an ACC and Ministry of Justice check?

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

Please tell me about your experience in your application and attach a cv if you have one – gaye@personnelplacements.co.nz

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Arable Farm Work

Thursday, May 28th, 2020

Do you have broad arable farming experience?
Are your work references excellent?
Has your honesty and reliability been proven?

Personnel Placements specialise 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 chances of long term/permanent work.

Our clients are regularly asking us to find highly motivated staff with broad farming experience and machinery operation.

Assignments can vary from a few months to permanent placements.

To register your interest send your letter and C.V. to: gaye@personnelplacements.co.nz

Applicants for this position should have:
• NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
• MoJ checks apply and you must be drug and alcohol free.

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

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Casual Workers

Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

Interested in casual work?
Are you strong and healthy, have a good work ethic and willing to learn new skills?

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.

Our clients are always regularly asking us to be on the lookout for hard working temp staff to fill in gaps in their day to day running of their businesses.

Assignments can vary from a few days to a few months. Assignments could include general labouring, factory processing, packing product, working with crops/seeds or general farm work. These roles can often to lead to ongoing or permanent placement positions.

To register your interest send a cover letter and C.V. to: agjobs@personnelplacements.co.nz

Applicants for this position should have a NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Ministry of Justice and ACC checks apply. Applicants must also be drug free and willing to undergo a pre-employment drug test.

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

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Experienced Calf Rearers / Relief Milkers

Tuesday, May 19th, 2020

Have a passion for dairy farming? Had experience rearing calves and relief milking?

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.

Our clients are regularly asking us to be on the lookout for hard working experienced relief milkers and calf rearers for the upcoming calving with the potential to carry through into the bulk of the season.

To be successful for this position you must:
• Have had 1+ years’ experience calf rearing or relief milking.
• Have general animal health knowledge
• Have an excellent work ethic
• Have a positive attitude to learn
• Be an all-round team player

To register your interest send a cover letter and C.V. to: agjobs@personnelplacements.co.nz

Applicants for this position should have a NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
Ministry of Justice and ACC checks apply. Applicants must also be drug free and willing to undergo a pre-employment drug test.

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

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Forklift Operator – ASHBURTON

Thursday, April 9th, 2020

OSH Forklift License Required.

A busy, progressive pack house in the Ashburton area is looking for a qualified, experienced Forklift driver to join their team. They are all about their people and are working hard to ensure their team is valued, effective and growing personally.

As the successful Candidate you can expect to receive:
• Opportunity to learn & grow your skills
• Totally smoke free environment
• Be an integral part of a small tight knit team
• Possibility of early, mid or late shift
• Competitive hourly rate

This position is ideally suited to a fit, energetic person with an interest in the “why” and a keen eye for detail. You will be clean cut, quietly confident and willing to learn.

Your mentor is progressing within the company and will expect from you: loyalty, an excellent work ethic and ownership of your role once fully trained.

Produce is packed into crates out in the paddock and bought to the pack house to be unloaded into the processing area for grading/snap chilling etc.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Loading/unloading pallets of produce and distributing it into the processing area
• Preparing product for dispatch (wrapping/labelling etc.)
• Meeting deadlines
• Competent and accurate computer skills for traceability recording

Mechanical knowledge and/or an F license endorsement as well as OSH, would place your application at an advantage, all applicants must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test, complete a Ministry of Justice and ACC checks.

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

For your application to be considered please forward your CV or at the very least a detailed outline of your experience & qualifications to gaye@personnelplacements.co.nz .

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