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Trainee Miller Opportunity

Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

Our client is a small family owned company who are looking for someone who is hardworking, practical, detailed and loyal to join their team and become a vital part of the day to day running of the business.

This is a very fast-paced role that requires a great amount of attention to detail, ability to read and follow instructions precisely and a sense of practicality.

This role involves:

  • Manufacturing goods using formulas
  • Operating and maintaining machinery
  • Monitoring product quality to ensure final product meets the requirements

This role requires:

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Physically fit
  • Ability to manage and act in a fast-paced environment
  • Good attitude towards health and safety
  • Forklift licence is an advantage

This role is a great opportunity for someone who is interested in the industry and wants to grow within the company. Full training is provided for the right individual.

If this role sounds like you then apply now by sending your CV and cover letter in word format to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz

Applicants for this position must 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.

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F & OSH ENDORSED WITH GOOD ACCURACY AND PRECISION

Friday, February 19th, 2021

Our client is seeking an experienced and motivated forklift operator with F & OSH to join their team.

The successful applicant will be an active player within the factory, if you have a background in logistics this will be an advantage as from time to time you may be overseeing the warehousing and inventory side of the business along with supervising a small team.

ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:

  • Forklift licence and experience – must have F&OSH!!
  • An awareness of logistics and Warehousing with mathematical skills – not necessary but would be an advantage.
  • Dependability, flexibility and a “can do” attitude.
  • A Team player who supports and respects others in the organisation.
  • You will be someone who is quick on their feet and thinks outside of the box – no mediocre people here!
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug test

*All applications will be subject to Ministry of Justice and ACC Check.

Our client cares deeply for their staff and clients, fuelled by strong core values and a commitment to personal and business excellence. Maintaining a work life balance is really important to our client.

You will need to have reliable transport and a clean driver’s licence. Ministry of Justice checks will apply. Likewise, you must possess a current, legal right to work in New Zealand. We will not sponsor VISAs.

If you want to work for a great company, think no further and send your updated CV and Cover Letter to hannah@personnelplacements.co.nz

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

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EXPERIENCED STORE PERSON? F&OSH REQUIRED

Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021

Our client, based in Temuka, South Canterbury, is seeking an experienced Store Person to lead a small team of skilled operators to assist with their drive towards manufacturing excellence.

  • Permanent – Full Time opportunity – 40 hours per week with occasional flexibility
  • Leading day to day warehousing and forklift operations
  • Diverse, collaborative, family centered and supportive working environment in Temuka.

About the Company:

Temuka based, our client is a leader within their chosen industry and has a large presence throughout NZ and Australia, with growth into Asia, employing over 6000 staff. Their success is attributable to world-class manufacturing standards and competencies, commercial pragmatism and a culture that has a passionate customer focus. We expect your mindset will be the same! They have a reputation for being innovative, customer focused and progressive. Working towards the development and improvement of quality, safety and environmental standards within their two NZ plants, this is a great opportunity to contribute to the company’s success whilst enhancing your career.

About the Role: Workings as part of the Operations team, this is a hands on supervisory role, paramount to the role is providing strong initiative and operational leadership to the wider site. Key responsibilities include: *Maintaining uncompromising health, safety and quality standards *Supervising and fostering a team environment where ‘get it done’ is paramount amongst all members *Owning all warehousing, inventory and forklift functions to a best practice standard

  • Support the Production Supervisor to ensure all inventory items are managed in line with 5S, FIFO and to a best practise standard.
  • Demonstration of understanding and commitment to continuous improvement. To be successful in this role you will have:
  • A forklift licence & OSH, must be experienced in all aspects of forklift operation
  • Proven experience leading a small autonomous team
  • Attention to detail and highly motivated
  • Proven knowledge of Health and Safety in a factory environment
  • Strong decision making and problem solving skills
  • Adaptable initiative and be a quick adapter of necessary change
  • A sense of humour along with a ‘can do’ attitude that will support all team members
  • Must pass a pre-employment medical/drug/alcohol test
  • Candidates subject to Ministry of Justice and ACC Check

If you want to work for a great reputable company and take up this fantastic opportunity then look no further.

Applicants for this position must have a current LEGAL right to work in New Zealand. Please apply with your Cover letter, CV in WORD format to hannah@personnelplacements.co.nz

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Tertiary Students & School Leavers Holiday Work

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

We are seeking willing and reliable tertiary students or young people 17+ to fill various temporary assignments as we approach our busiest months of the year.

Positions include but are not limited to:

  • General Labouring
  • Factory work
  • Farm work
  • Furniture Removal
  • Port work

Successful candidates must be:

  • Hard working and reliable
  • Physically fit (able to lift up to 25kg’s on a regular basis)
  • Available at short notice and for some weekend work
  • Able to pass a drug test
  • Willing to complete an ACC and Ministry of Justice check

When applying, please include an up to date CV and a covering letter outlining your availability.

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

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter outlining your availability to hannah@personnelplacements.co.nz

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FORKLIFT EXTRAORDINAIRE WITH ACCURACY & PRECISION

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Personnel Placements Timaru specialise in temporary and permanent placements in a range of industries within the South Canterbury region. With our temporary roles, we look to place the right candidates with the right client to increase your chances of long term work.

We have a range of clients seeking experienced forklift drivers that are competent in both long and short forks along with loading at heights and must be able to demonstrate good accuracy and precision in previous roles. There may also be a small component of labour involved too.

You must have the below:

  • Current F & OSH Endorsement
  • Good experience operating a Forklift (long and short forks)
  • Operate a Forklift at speed with good accuracy and precision
  • Outstanding work ethic
  • You will be fit and strong and able to follow instructions
  • Ability to be part of a hardworking, tight knit team
  • Must be prepared to commit to any length of assignment that we may send you on

We are finding more and more that a good temporary worker is often considered for a full time role if you can prove yourself.

To apply for this role please send your CV and cover letter in word format to hannah@personnelplacements.co.nz

All applicants must be willing to complete a Ministry of Justice check and able to pass a pre-employment drug test.
YOU MUST BE LEGALLY ABLE TO WORK IN NEW ZEALAND ON A LONG TERM BASIS IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED.

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LONG TERM CAREER OPPORTUNITIES – FACTORY

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Our client specialises in the primary industries and are seeking hardworking motivated staff who are dedicated and willing to start at the bottom and progress through the company if you prove yourself.

You will possess the following:

  • Outstanding work ethic
  • Ability to be part of a hardworking, tight knit team
  • Fit and strong – there is a degree of heavy lifting involved
  • F & OSH certificate – experience in cat claws would be an advantage
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills
  • Quick leaner and willingness to learn
  • Able to take and follow instruction well
  • Good hand/eye co-ordination

We are finding more and more that a good temporary worker is often considered for a full time role if you can prove yourself.

Personnel Placements Timaru specialise in temporary and permanent placements in a range of industries within the South Canterbury regions. With our temporary roles, we look to place the right candidates with the right client to increase your chances of long term work.

To apply for this role please send your CV and cover letter in word format to hannah@personnelplacements.co.nz

All applicants must be willing to complete a Ministry of Justice check and able to pass a pre-employment drug test.
YOU MUST BE LEGALLY ABLE TO WORK IN NEW ZEALAND ON A LONG TERM BASIS IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED

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FORKLIFT EXTRAORDINAIRE – F AND OSH QUALIFIED

Wednesday, June 17th, 2020

We have a number of clients seeking a hardworking, reliable Forklift Operator, with experience, who is willing to labour as well.

You will possess the following:

  • Current F & Osh Endorsement
  • Good experience operating a Forklift
  • Outstanding work ethic
  • You will be fit and strong and able to follow instructions
  • Ability to be part of a hardworking, tight knit team

All applicants must be willing to complete a Ministry of Justice check and able to pass a pre-employment drug test.
YOU MUST BE LEGALLY ABLE TO WORK IN NEW ZEALAND ON A LONG TERM BASIS IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED.

Please send your cover letter and CV in word format to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz

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LABOURERS – PORT, SCAFFOLDING, FACTORY WORK

Wednesday, June 17th, 2020

Personnel Placements specialise in temporary and permanent placements in a range of industries within the South Canterbury region, but more than that, we look to place the right candidates with the right client to increase your chances of long term work.

We are currently looking for hard working individuals who are available for a range of temporary / permanent assignments with immediate start.

The work will be in a range of industries such as:

  • Factory Labouring
  • Port work
  • Scaffold labouring
  • General Labouring
  • Process Operators
  • Osh and F Endorsed

In order to succeed in many of our assignments, you will have strong communication skills, and you will be physically fit and able to complete manual handling and heavy lifting duties. The ability to work autonomously and as part of a team is very important.

Successful applicants will need to:
-Pass a pre-employment drug test
-Have a commitment to Health & Safety in the workplace
-Be physically fit and able to do heavy, manual labouring

Whilst most of these roles are based in South Canterbury, it would be beneficial to have your own transport, and a current, clean licence.

To register your interest, please send your details through to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz stating your availability and the type of work you are looking for. YOU MUST BE LEGALLY ALLOWED TO WORK IN NEW ZEALAND

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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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 .