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Stores Manager

Monday, March 28th, 2022
  • Locally family-owned company
  • Agricultural industry
  • Experienced leader to take ownership
  • Company vehicle + Phone

Do you have previous experience in Warehouse Management? Have you worked in the agricultural sector and are familiar with Irrigation?

We are looking for a professional and customer service-orientated Store Manager to oversee daily operations at our busy new store based in Ashburton. As the Store Manager you will supervise the operational and organisational standards of the store and will be expected to lead, coach, and develop a small team of four. 

The purpose of the role is to ensure the warehouse operates smoothly and customers’ expectations (external and internal) are met within specific deadlines – especially during seasonal peaks.

The ideal candidate must be able to improve customer satisfaction and have comprehensive management of the store and all its day-to-day functions. In addition to being an excellent communicator, you should also demonstrate outstanding leadership and interpersonal skills.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Day to day operations
  • Logistics and invoicing
  • People Management
  • Part of Management Team
  • Health and Safety

To be successful you will need:

  • Strong leadership and customer management ability
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Basic business acumen
  • Customer service orientated
  • Able to adapt to different people and situations
  • Take responsibility for the success of the team
  • Priority Setting and know what is important
  • Attention to Detail and accuracy
  • Motivation and drive

To be successful, you will need previous experience in Management and Customer Service within a stores or warehouse environment, preferably in agriculture and be competent with computer systems. This is a full-time permanent position, Monday to Friday and ½ day Saturdays as required during seasonal peaks.

To be considered for this position please email your current CV and Cover Letter to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone Jo Jamison on 03 308 9675 for a confidential chat.

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Store Person

Thursday, January 20th, 2022
  • Local family-owned company
  • Agricultural industry
  • Time and ½ after 50 hours

An opportunity has arisen to join the team at a leading provider of irrigation solutions servicing Mid Canterbury clients. If you thrive in a role that has a demand for accuracy alongside efficient and effective time management, we currently have a full-time, permanent vacancy for your next challenge.


The purpose of the role is to ensure the warehouse operates smoothly and customers’ expectations (external and internal) are met within specific deadlines – especially during seasonal peaks. This would suit someone who is familiar with agricultural machinery and parts, has knowledge of fittings and irrigation systems and is good at finding solutions and fixing problems.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining stock levels
  • Receiving incoming goods
  • Receipting outgoing goods
  • Dealing with customer enquiries
  • Packing and dispatching phone/fax/email orders
  • Packing/sorting project or service job parts
  • Entering/allocating parts into computer system
  • Ensuring store is kept clean and presentable
  • HT Licence, F Endorsement and OSH forklift preferable

This is a full-time permanent position working Monday to Friday including rostered Saturdays during peak season. Hours during summer are 7am-5pm with overtime as required and winter hours are 8am-5pm dependant on customer demands.

Benefits Include:

  • Time and ½ after 50 hours
  • Quarterly Breakfast
  • Drinks after work each Friday

To be successful, you will need previous experience with stores or warehouse work, be competent with computer systems, physically fit as there will be some heavy lifting, show initiative, be accurate and have excellent communication and customer service skills.

To be considered for this position please email your current CV and Cover Letter to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz or phone Jo Jamison on 03 308 9675 for a confidential chat.