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ARE YOU PHYSICALLY STRONG WITH A GOOD WORK ETHIC?

Thursday, November 26th, 2020

We are currently looking for fit, strong and reliable candidates who enjoy physical work. Think about it – why spend money going to the gym when we can pay you for getting fit instead!

We have some amazing opportunities 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
  • 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 consistently 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 consistently.

  • Not afraid to work night shift if required
  • Have a high level of reliability and absolute commitment to the role that we provide you with.

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

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. Many of your clients enjoy our temps so much that they get offered permanent roles – what a great way to get a job!

To register your interest, please send your CV and a Cover Letter to hannah@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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COMMUNITY SUPPORT COORDINATOR

Thursday, November 19th, 2020

Timaru Senior Citizens Association are losing their fabulous coordinator, who is retiring after 26 years in the job!  Big boots to fill – you bet they are!   

Timaru Senior Citizens Association’s mission is to provide advocacy, information, friendship and support at different levels to Senior Citizens and their families within the greater Aoraki area.  With their present coordinator leaving we need to assist them to find an all round superstar, who needs to present with a wide suite of skills as follows:

  • An affinity with, and enjoyment of the elderly and their families
  • Well above average administration skills and good knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Good mid-level accounting skills and preferably Xero knowledge, however if you are using other packages, you will still be considered.
  • Confidence with social media platforms and digital technology.
  • Confident and competent in the promotion and marketing of the association’s services
  • An ability to network with outside agencies and actively promote membership.
  • Able to focus and actively work alone when required.

Working in modern offices within Community House you will be able to enjoy and appreciate the lovely culture that exists, all within a supportive atmosphere.

We see the right person for this role as coming from a Community focused background with practical skills to run their own office and be capable of the requirements in order to do so.  They are however open to a kind, empathetic and capable individual who might also enjoy this opportunity.  The role is for 25 hours per week, however depending on your skill set, an extra 5 hours could be considered, however not guaranteed.

A copy of the Job Description will only be sent to those who may be considered for shortlisting for an interview.

This role will close to all applicants by 5.00 pm Friday 27 November.  No late applicants will be considered.

If you are the special person that my client is seeking, please apply with a suitable Cover Letter and an up to date CV jo@personnelplacements.co.nz

You must have a current, legal right to work within New Zealand and be confident that you will pass an alcohol and drug test.

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OPERATIONS COORDINATOR INCLUDING ADMIN/FINANCE

Thursday, November 19th, 2020

Our amazing client, Community Trust of Mid and South Canterbury are seeking a very experienced “Jack of all Trades”, and experience in them all is preferred but not essential!

Community Trust leave a big footprint wherever they go in the Community as they are the main source of funding for so many well deserved organisations, many of whom would be struggling to operate without their support.

Given their small team and busy workload, a new restructured role of Operations Coordinator has evolved.

Not only will you be the “Window into the business” on reception, but you will also support the operational activities of the organisation.  This role is an ideal lifestyle role – 25 hours per week, Monday through to Friday and based in the Timaru CBD.

Primary Objectives:

  • Providing reception and customer services
  • Providing clerical, administration and accounting support
  • Providing assistance to the Community Relations Manager and Chief Executive in analysing and processing grant applications
  • Administering the Community Trust website

Functional Relationships:

  • Trustees
  • Community House tenants
  • Funding applicants
  • Suppliers and tradespeople
  • Government and community funding agencies
  • Visitors/general public

Key Responsibilities and Tasks

1. Reception and Customer Service

2. Administration

3. Accounting Services/Payroll to Trial Balance (Xero)

4. Grants Management Support

5. Public Relations and Promotional Visit Support

7. Property Management Support

We see the right person for this role as coming from an Accounting/Administration/Marketing support background, but with the value add skills of website administration and the maturity and commonsense of an individual confident in their vocational offering.  There may be the odd time that you will need to step up and fill in for the Community Relations Manager or the CEO!

A copy of the Job Description will only be sent to those who may be considered for shortlisting for an interview.

Any previous applicants for any Community Trust roles will be reconsidered, as long as the above skill set aligns with your experience.

This role will close to all applicants by 5.00 pm Tuesday  24 November.  No late applicants will be considered.

If you are the special person that my client is seeking, please apply with a suitable Cover Letter and an up to date CV jo@personnelplacements.co.nz

You must have a current, legal right to work within New Zealand and be confident that you will pass an alcohol and drug test.

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LEGAL EXECUTIVE – FABULOUS OPPORTUNITY AND TOP PAY RATE

Thursday, November 19th, 2020

Are you an experienced Legal Executive looking to move into a great position central Timaru within a small team that will look after you and supply further mentoring and job related training? Work and lifestyle balance is a priority with our client – family come first so no silly hours here!

Ideally you will have at least 2+ years of experience, however an experienced Legal Executive who is self managing will be well paid for his or her trouble!  

You will ideally be confident and conversant in the following areas:

  • Property transactions
  • Easements
  • Estates/Probate/Estate transactions
  • Trust Maintenance and transactions
  • Contracting out agreements
  • Enduring Power of Attorney
  • An exposure to the Protection of Personal Property Rights Act
  • Wills
  • Provision of general assistance to Lawyers.

If you are an unqualified Legal Executive but have at least 2 years experience, we would also welcome your application.

NEW ZEALAND LEGAL EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY!

No applications will be considered from those applying who do not have a current legal right to work in NZ.

Please apply with a Cover Letter and CV addressed to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz.

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Sales Support/Customer Service

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

Our client is a fast growing local business with national outreach based in Washdyke. They pride themselves in surpassing expectations and continue to grow due to an unwavering commitment to fast and attentive customer service, ensuring that “one off” customers become customers for life!

They are seeking a locally based Customer Success Team Member/Sales Support person to join a small team of exceptional individuals. You will demonstrate previous success and longevity in your previous roles, and you won’t object to being “Hands On” and working in harmony with your fellow Team Members

Key attributes required:

•    Proven experience within a customer care focused role 
•    Resilience and ability to work at pace while retaining strong attention to detail
•    Technically and digitally competent, being proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and various CRM systems
•    Demonstrated experience of meeting/exceeding sales targets
•    Proven loyalty and longevity in previous roles
•    The ability to support the Sales Manager in a PA nature role
•    Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
•    Have a commitment and understanding of Health and Safety in the workplace
•    Have an unwavering commitment to serve the business in good faith, promoting and protecting the business’s best interests.

We are keen to fill this position with the right candidate as soon as possible so don’t delay in applying, together with a Cover Letter and your CV, along with copies of any relevant qualifications or transcripts to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz.

You must have at least a clean Restricted Driver’s Licence and your own reliable transport.

You will also need to have a Current Legal Right to work within New Zealand.

All applications will be subject to ACC, Ministry of Justice checks along with possible drug testing.

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MARKETING TEAM LEADER – SENIOR ROLE

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

Our client is a fast growing Timaru business with national outreach based in Washdyke, serving the accommodation and hospitality sectors.  They pride themselves on surpassing customer expectations and continue to grow due to an unwavering commitment to their loyal national client base.  The very root of this success is their in-depth and effective marketing strategies, highlighting their quality offering, and recognisable brand awareness.

They are seeking an experienced Marketing Team Leader to join their high performing team of exceptional individuals.  Previously working at a senior level, you will demonstrate success and longevity in your previous roles, and you won’t object to being “Hands On” and working in harmony with your fellow Team Members.  

The successful candidate will:

  • Conduct market research including customer research, current market conditions and competitor information to determine market requirements for the company brand and product opportunities
  • Research and analyse market trends, demographics, pricing schedules, competitor products, and other relevant information to form marketing strategies.
  • Investigate new channels to market the company
  • Work within the department budget to develop cost effective marketing plans for each product or service
  • Work with marketing staff and advisors to develop detailed marketing plans for all media channels and sales teams
  • Coordinate the development of new marketing focused initiatives, processes and procedures
  • Establish marketing goals based on past performance and market forecasts
  • Set up tracking systems for marketing campaigns and online activities
  • Track all marketing and sales data – create detailed written reports and verbal presentations for the education of senior executives
  • Adjust marketing campaigns and strategies as needed in response to collected data and feedback
  • Oversee current offerings and come up with initiatives for new products or services
  • Coordinate all promotional and advertising material, ensuring all marketing material is up to date
  • Approve and oversee the creative development of promotional materials, website content, advertisements, and other marketing related projects
  • Communicate with various media buyers, advertising agencies, printers, and other services to help marketing projects come to fruition
  • Work alongside the marketing team to coordinate day to day activities that lead to the completion of projects and tasks
  • Maintenance and updating of the company website, improving user experience and generating an increase in new customer enquiries
  • Coordination of internal and external events
  • Ongoing upskilling and education of marketing staff members
  • Identify and build relationships with suppliers and key working partners
  • Provides in depth information to interested clients, and acts as a representative for the marketing department in important buyer meetings
  • Foster strong internal understanding of our products, including key features, and differentiated value propositions

We are keen to fill this position with the right candidate as soon as possible so don’t delay in applying, together with a Cover Letter and your CV, along with copies of any relevant qualifications or transcripts.

You must have a clean Driver’s Licence and your own reliable transport.

You will also need to have a Current Legal Right to work within New Zealand.

All applications will be subject to ACC, Ministry of Justice checks along with possible drug testing.

Please apply with a Cover Letter and CV, along with any qualification copies and transcripts to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz

You must have a current, legal right to work within NZ in order to be considered for this role.

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STORES/OPERATIONS MANAGER

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

Our client is a fast growing Timaru business with national outreach based in Washdyke, serving the accommodation and hospitality sectors.  They pride themselves on surpassing customer expectations and continue to grow due to an unwavering commitment to their loyal national client base.  The very root of this success is their well oiled warehouse operation, based on quality team members always performing at 110%.  Getting the right product out on time straight from order, means that this organisation’s client base returns every time!

Our client is seeking an experienced Stores/Operations Manager to join their high performing team of exceptional individuals.  Previously working at a senior level, you will demonstrate success and longevity in your previous roles, and you won’t object to being “Hands On” and working in harmony with your fellow Team Members.  

The successful candidate will undertake the following duties:

WAREHOUSE MANAGEMENT

  • Maintains receiving, warehousing and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating and enforcing program, operational, and personnel policies and procedures.
  • Establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols.
  • Controls inventory level by conducting physical counts; reconciling with company systems.
  • Maintains physical condition of warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts; inspecting equipment; issuing work orders for repair and requisition for replacement.
  • Scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
  • Maintains warehouse staff by orienting and training employees; and results by coaching, counselling and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring results.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Warehouse managerial duties

  • Maintains receiving, warehousing and distribution operations by initiating, coordinating and enforcing program, operational, and personnel policies and procedures.
  • Establishing and monitoring security procedures and protocols.
  • Controls inventory level by conducting physical counts; reconciling with system.
  • Maintains physical condition of warehouse by planning and implementing new design layouts; inspecting equipment; issuing work orders for repair and requisition for replacement.
  • Scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
  • Maintains warehouse staff by orienting and training employees; and results by coaching, counselling and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring results.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Operational job duties

  • Achieves warehouse actions operationally by contributing warehouse operations information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality and customer service standards resolving problems; completing audits; identifying trends
  • Develops warehouse operations system by determining product handling and storage requirements; developing, enforcing, implementing and evaluating policies and procedures developing processes for receiving product, equipment utilization, inventory management and shipping
  • Develops warehouse design by planning layout, product flow and product handling
  • Develops warehouse operations system improvement by analysing work process, manning and space requirements, and equipment layout; implementing changes
  • Maintains safe and healthy work environment by establishing, following and enforcing standards and procedures
  • Secures property by developing protection and access policies and procedures; coordinating patrols with security department
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities
  • Accomplishes warehouse operations and organizations missing by completing related results as needed
  • Execute inventory control measures to ensure the company minimizes stock holding and maximizes stock system and paperwork accuracy
  • The role carries responsibility for working with purchasing, goods inward, and dispatch to ensure necessary functions are carried out correctly
  • The job role may include other reasonable duties/tasks from time to time
  • Achieves warehouse actions operationally by contributing warehouse operations information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality and customer service standards resolving problems; completing audits; identifying trends
  • Develops warehouse operations system by determining product handling and storage requirements; developing, enforcing, implementing and evaluating policies and procedures developing processes for receiving product, equipment utilization, inventory management and shipping
  • Develops warehouse design by planning layout, product flow and product handling
  • Develops warehouse operations system improvement by analysing work process, manning and space requirements, and equipment layout; implementing changes
  • Maintains safe and healthy work environment by establishing, following and enforcing standards and procedures
  • Secures property by developing protection and access policies and procedures; coordinating patrols with security department
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities
  • Accomplishes warehouse operations and organizations missing by completing related results as needed
  • Execute inventory control measures to ensure the company minimizes stock holding and maximizes stock system and paperwork accuracy
  • The role carries responsibility for working with purchasing, goods inward, and dispatch to ensure necessary functions are carried out correctly
  • The job role may include other reasonable duties/tasks from time to time

We are keen to fill this position with the right candidate as soon as possible so don’t delay in applying, together with a Cover Letter and your CV, along with copies of any relevant qualifications or transcripts.

You must have a clean Driver’s Licence and your own reliable transport.

You will also need to have a Current Legal Right to work within New Zealand.

All applications will be subject to ACC, Ministry of Justice checks along with possible drug testing.

Please apply with a Cover Letter and CV, along with any qualification copies and transcripts to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz

You must have a current, legal right to work within NZ in order to be considered for this role.

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ARE YOU A NIGHT OWL ……

Wednesday, November 11th, 2020

Want to work nights and be well compensated? Shift work pays that little bit extra and works if you are an early bird or a night owl! We have clients offering well paid short and longer term roles.

We are currently seeking hard working, fit individuals who enjoy working night shift and are available for a range of long term temporary/permanent assignments with an immediate start.

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

  • Factory Labouring
  • General Labouring
  • Port work

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. If you have your Forklift licence or at least have experience then all the better!

Successful applicants will need to:

  • Have a commitment to Health & Safety in the workplace
  • Be physically fit and happy to do middle level labouring
  • Ability to pass a Drug test if required
  • Complete ACC and MOJ forms

Whilst most of these roles are based in South Canterbury, it would be beneficial to have your own transport and at least your Restricted Licence. As some of these roles are on the city fringe, and if you do not have your own transport you must be able to reliably get to your assignments on time every day.

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.

To register your interest, please send your details through to: hannah@personnelplacements.co.nz stating your availability and the type of work you are looking for.

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

 

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AWESOME PURCHASING/INVENTORY OPPORTUNITY

Monday, November 9th, 2020

My Client is a leading supplier to the hospitality industry and is currently seeking a superstar Purchasing/Inventory Assistant to join their high performing team.
This organisation is filled with dynamic staff whose high level values and work ethic set them apart from their competitors, resulting in the ability to deliver a service that goes above and beyond client expectations.

Responsibilities:

  • Raise purchase orders with National and International suppliers
  • Track orders and ensure timely delivery of of purchased products
  • Quality review of purchased products
  • Entry of order details into internal databases
  • Maintain updated records of purchases, delivery, ETA’s and invoices
  • Prepare reports on purchases, includes costs analyses
  • Monitor stock levels and place orders as needed
  • Coordinate with Warehouse staff to ensure proper storage
  • Coordinate with people in different company locations
  • Attention to detail with regard to checking inventory, tracking inventory usage and adjusting purchasing habits in line with apparent trends
  • Monitor back orders
  • Driving a culture of continuous improvement

Requirements:

  • Highly organized, excellent written and oral communication skills, and a willingness to work with, and enjoy a variety of people
  • A strong desire to learn and adapt with a fast growing company
  • Some knowledge of sourcing practices including researching and evaluation trends and reports
  • Technologically proficient in Microsoft office use and purchasing software however those with an ability to quickly pick up technology will be considered
  • Some understanding of, or exposure to supply chain procedures
  • Solid analytical skills, with the ability to create financial reports and conduct cost analyses
  • Well-developed problem solving with a critical eye for details
  • Advanced Excel skills and proficiency for analysing data

To fit in well with this team, you will be striving for excellence at all times. You will be well presented, dynamic and very much “on the ball”. You will be rewarded well for your efforts. A competitive remuneration package is on offer as well as an outstanding team culture.

Integrity#passion#generosity#gratitude#family#respect.

ALL CANDIDATES WILL BE SUBJECT TO MOJ AND ACC CHECKS

You must have a current, legal right to work within NZ in order to be considered for this role.

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

All applications must be submitted with an up to date CV as well as a note of any qualifications gained. A Covering Letter must also accompany this application. Please send to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz

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CUSTOMER CARE AND SALES

Friday, November 6th, 2020

Our client is a fast growing local business with national outreach based in Washdyke, Timaru. They pride themselves in surpassing expectations and continue to grow due to an unwavering commitment to fast and attentive customer service, ensuring that “one off” customers become customers for life!

They are seeking a locally based Customer Success Team Member/Sales Support person to join a small team of exceptional individuals. You will demonstrate previous success and longevity in your former roles, and you won’t object to being “Hands On” and working in harmony with your fellow Team Members

Key attributes required:

  • Experienced Customer Care Individual
  • Resilience and ability to work at pace while maintaining attention to detail
  • Technically and digitally competent, being proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and various CRM systems
  • Proven loyalty and longevity in previous roles
  • Ability to strive for, and maintain KPI’s relating to operational objectives
  • The ability to further support and develop a positive workplace culture by supporting the Sales Manager in a PA type role.
  • Have a commitment and understanding of Health and Safety in the workplace
  • Have an unwavering commitment to serve the business in good faith, promoting and protecting the business’ best interests.

We are keen to fill this position with the right candidate as soon as possible so don’t delay in applying, together with a Cover Letter and your CV, along with copies of any relevant qualifications or transcripts.

You must have at least a clean Restricted Driver’s Licence and your own reliable transport.

You will also need to have a Current Legal Right to work within New Zealand.

All applications will be subject to ACC, Ministry of Justice checks along with possible drug testing.

Apply now for this role or get more information by contacting Jo Anderson Branch Manager – jo@personnelplacements.co.nz

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PAYROLL SPECIALIST OPPORTUNITY

Friday, November 6th, 2020

Our client is a well known and highly respected local Accountancy firm who work with a variety of businesses, Corporates, Government organisations, SME’s and rural clients.

THE ROLE:

Full time Payroll Specialist (37.5 hours per week), with an extensive and up to date knowledge of NZ law relating to this particular discipline. You will be working with a large variety of clients and organisations running their payroll on weekly, fortnightly and sometimes a monthly basis.  This role is largely self managing and you will need to be confident that your knowledge is up to speed!

This role covers approximately 3 full days per week, although there is opportunity to undertake miscellaneous accounting/admin work for the remaining two days if desired.

KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Extensive and up to date knowledge of NZ law including taxation and payday filing.
  • Demonstrated experience running large or multi organisation payrolls is a must.
  • Confident and Competent on MYOB/Xero and other similar payroll systems.
  • With your knowledge of payroll law and systems, you should be able to “pick out” any anomalies in any payroll information forwarded to you, so that you can discuss with your Manager and take appropriate action.

ATTRIBUTES:

  • You will be self managing and confident in your ability to do so.
  • Thrive under pressure and enjoy a busy day.
  • You will be an integrative team player who enjoys your work mates.
  • You will possess an excellent phone manner
  • Payroll should be in your DNA!

All applicants must have a clean criminal record and be prepared to undertake an MoJ and ACC check, as well as being drug and alcohol free.

IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS ROLE, YOU MUST HAVE DEMONSTRATED EXPERIENCE, AND HAVE A CURRENT, LEGAL RIGHT TO WORK IN NEW ZEALAND.

Please send a Cover Letter and up to date CV in WORD format to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz. Also include copies of any work related qualifications that you might have.

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STUDENT HOLIDAY WORK OPPORTUNITES

Friday, November 6th, 2020

Personnel Placements need to increase our core Labour force to cater for our many Clients in the Canterbury district leading up to the Xmas/New Years period. We are currently looking for hard working students aged 16+ who are available for a range of Temporary Assignments during holidays.

We have a variety of assignments available including:

  • Factory Labour
  • Machine Operation
  • Forklift Operation
  • Agricultural Labour
  • Port Labour
  • Furniture Removal
  • So many more!!!

We require our candidates to possess the following attributes:

  • Good level of fitness (lifting could be involved)
  • Dependable and honest
  • Reliable form of transport
  • Available at short notice
  • Drug free

Although we have numerous amounts of temporary assignments, many of these are on an ongoing basis and are a great way to gain work experience and earn a steady weekly income whist on holidays.

To apply – email your up to date CV as well as a cover letter outlining your availability to mailto: ruby@personnelplacements.co.nz

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

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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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Strong & Diligent Labourers Needed ASAP

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

Looking to gain work experience? Needing a new job? Or just needing some extra cash for Christmas which is rapidly approaching?

We are currently seeking fit, reliable and eager Labourers, whether you are entry level, skilled or qualified labourer we have a variety of assignments available now!

Personnel Placements specialise in temporary and permanent placements in a wide 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 or better yet, a permanent position.

We have positions available in many industries such as:
– Factory Labouring
– Port Labouring
– Furniture Removal
– Forklift Operation
– Civil Services
AND MANY MORE!!!

Skills and attributes required:
– Physically fit and able to lift 15kg – 25kg
– Ability to work at short notice occasionally
– Reliable transport to and from work
– Health and safety conscious
– Ability to work as a team as well as an individual
– You must be drug free

If you’re interested in the above or you want to hear about the other work opportunities we have available, send your updated CV in word format to ruby@personnelplacements.co.nz

Often our roles aren’t advertised as we fill them with existing candidates so if you’re not registered with us yet – Contact us ASAP!!

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

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TRAINEE ABRASIVE BLASTER TIMARU

Thursday, September 17th, 2020

Are you …

  • Drug free and able to pass a drug test?
  • Hard working and eager to learn?
  • Physically fit with good upper body strength?
  • Conscientious, punctual and respectful?
  • Able to work long hours, and away from home for occasional periods of time?
  • No long term illnesses or injuries

Do you …

  • Have an old fashioned work ethic
  • Have a bit of work and life experience under your belt
  • Have your own reliable transport,

preferably with a full Class 1 Licence, however those with an R licence may be considered.

We have an excellent opportunity for someone who is ready to make the move from a ‘job’ to a ‘career’, and along with that, the opportunity to gain trade related qualifications and earn really good money! The role is a longer term temporary role, however if after time you are demonstrating a good work ethic, it may become permanent

My 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 working away from home from time to time (up to two weeks away) and regular maintenance on fishing boats.

This is a family 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

If you have the attitude and aptitude, please send your CV and a Covering Letter to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz

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PAYROLL SPECIALIST OPPORTUNITY

Wednesday, August 19th, 2020

Our client is a well known and highly respected local Accountancy firm who work with a variety of businesses, Corporates, Government organisations, SME’s and rural clients.

THE ROLE:

Full time Payroll Specialist (37.5 hours per week), with an extensive and up to date knowledge of NZ law relating to this particular discipline. You will be working with a large variety of clients and organisations running their payroll on weekly, fortnightly and sometimes a monthly basis.  This role is largely self managing and you will need to be confident that your knowledge is up to speed!

This role covers approximately 3 full days per week, although there is opportunity to undertake miscellaneous accounting/admin work for the remaining two days if desired.

KEY SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • Extensive and up to date knowledge of NZ law including taxation and payday filing.
  • Demonstrated experience running large or multi organisation payrolls is a must.
  • Confident and Competent on MYOB/Xero and other similar payroll systems.
  • With your knowledge of payroll law and systems, you should be able to “pick out” any anomalies in any payroll information forwarded to you, so that you can discuss with your Manager and take appropriate action.

ATTRIBUTES:

  • You will be self managing and confident in your ability to do so.
  • Thrive under pressure and enjoy a busy day.
  • You will be an integrative team player who enjoys your work mates.
  • You will possess an excellent phone manner
  • Payroll should be in your DNA!

All applicants must have a clean criminal record and be prepared to undertake an MoJ and ACC check, as well as being drug and alcohol free.

IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS ROLE, YOU MUST HAVE DEMONSTRATED EXPERIENCE, AND HAVE A CURRENT, LEGAL RIGHT TO WORK IN NEW ZEALAND.

Please send a Cover Letter and up to date CV in WORD format to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz. Also include copies of any work related qualifications that you might have.

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STRONG, RESILIENT LABOURERS WITH A GOOD WORK ETHIC

Monday, August 3rd, 2020

We are currently looking for fit, strong and reliable candidates who enjoy physical work. Think about it – why spend money going to the gym when we can pay you for getting fit instead!

We have some amazing opportunities 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
  • 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 consistently 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 consistently.
-Have a high level of reliability and absolute commitment to the role that we provide you with.

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 CV and a Cover Letter 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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STRONG LABOURERS WITH A GOOD WORK ETHIC

Friday, July 3rd, 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
  • 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 ruby@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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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 ruby@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 ruby@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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W.T.R. Endorsement C2 – C5 LICENCES

Friday, May 1st, 2020

Do you hold WTR and C2 – C5 licence? are you seeking driving roles or … if so we have a number of short and longer term contract roles!

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 candidate with the right clients to increase your chance of long term work.

Our clients are regularly asking us to find highly motivated staff with experience in HT driving and loader operation.

Assignments can vary from a few days to a few months and often these roles result in permanent placements.

To register your interest send your cover letter and C.V. to: ruby@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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INTERMEDIATE/SENIOR BAS ACCOUNTANT – EXCITING CAREER OPPORTUNITY IN TIMARU

Wednesday, April 15th, 2020

Our client is a long established and respected Timaru accounting firm with a stellar reputation who has offered full accounting services and advisory to South Canterbury business both large and small, for many years.    They pride themselves on their ability to partner with their clients and give them the financial advice, support and vision that they need to succeed.

Due to continued growth they are on the lookout for a New Zealand experienced Chartered Accountant who is able to complete a range of general processing work for their valued clients.  Applicants will need to be a NZ qualified CA or very close to completing  this qualification. You will most likely currently be working in a CA environment, and have an affinity for and understanding of this work. You will enjoy liaising with your strong business portfolio. This would be an ideal opportunity for an individual who has a passion for accounting and wishes to advance their career in a team environment with a great culture.. Rural Accounting experience even better!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business advisory and related solutions
  • GST preparation & filing
  • Payroll processing
  • Annual accounts preparation
  • Income tax return preparation

Applications are invited from individuals who thrive in a deadline driven environment, who have great time management skills and who enjoy working with a range of people, businesses and cultures.  Experience using Xero, Cash Manager, MYOB and other Financial Accounting Software would be an advantage.  Our client is offering WELL ABOVE MARKET RATES to the successful candidate.

You must currently be legally able to work in New Zealand permanently on an ongoing basis and you must have New Zealand experience in accounting.  Any applicants who do not fit this criteria will not be considered. 

All applications will be treated in the utmost of confidence.

To register your interest in this position, please email your CV to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz with a Cover Letter, a copy of your degree and relevant transcripts if your experience level is intermediate. 

 

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EXPERIENCED RURAL ACCOUNTANT

Wednesday, April 8th, 2020

MARTIN WAKEFIELD is a Timaru, South Canterbury accounting firm with a stellar reputation and has been offering full accounting services and advisory to South Canterbury farmers for many years.    They pride themselves on their ability to partner with their clients and give them the financial advice, support and vision that they need to succeed.

Due to continued growth they are on the lookout for an experienced Farm Accountant who is able to complete a range of general processing work for their rural clients.  Applicants will either have a background in a Chartered Accountancy office, or will have processed accounts to Accountant level in a commercial business environment that is rurally based.   You will have an affinity and understanding for this lifestyle and will enjoy liasing with your strong farming portfolio. This would be an ideal opportunity for an individual who has a passion for farming or horticulture and wishes to continue and advance their career in this branch of accounting. Ongoing study assistance may be on offer for the right applicant.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Farm advisory and business solutions
  • GST preparation & filing
  • Payroll processing
  • Annual accounts preparation
  • Income tax return preparation

Timaru is a picturesque town close to lakes, mountains and various alpine sports.  It provides high quality economical housing and a relaxed way of life, along with quality education for your family.  Free up your assets and move to Timaru for an amazing lifestyle and abundant opportunity.

Applications are invited from individuals who thrive in a deadline driven environment, who have great time management skills and who enjoy working with a range of people, businesses and cultures.  Experience using Xero, Cash Manager, MYOB and other Financial Accounting Software would be an advantage.  Attractive compensation is available to the successful candidate.

You may be an expat wanting to return home, however you must currently be legally able to work in New Zealand permanently on an ongoing basis and you must have experience in FARM accounting.  Any applicants who do not fit this criteria will not be considered. 

To register your interest in this position, please email your CV to jo@personnelplacements.co.nz with a Cover Letter.

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