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Canterbury, Ashburton

We are looking for a part time sales assistant to join our team at the Ashford Craft shop in Ashburton.

We are looking for someone passionate about all things wool craft and exceptional customer service.

You will need to have excellent communication skills, a good level of computer literacy, be flexible and self-motivated.

Retail and wool craft experience preferred, but all training will be provided.

10 - 15 hours per week including a weekend day.

Please submit your CV to:
Nicola Bota
Ashford Craft Shop
427 West Street


Canterbury, Ashburton

32 hours - negotiable

The Counsellor role is focused on supporting children and their family/whanau who are facing complex challenges. The aim is to enable positive strategies and practical support for children and
parents, who will benefit from strengths based intervention; to improve their well-being and contribute to long term positive outcomes. This role will require collaborative and/or partnered
responses in order to facilitate good outcomes with our clients; while working in the community or based at our Ashburton office.

We wish to appoint a caring and compassionate staff member who holds a relevant professional qualification/registration; or is working towards registration. At Presbyterian Support we offer a safe and supportive working team environment. The role offers stimulating, challenging, rewarding work, an opportunity to contribute to strengthening families and the community.

The job description and application form are available on the PSUSI website or confidential enquiries welcomed by phoning Suz Hutchinson at 03 2616907.

Applications close on 13th Aug at 5pm, please email your application form, cover letter and CV to

Small Motor & Lawn Care Mechanic

Canterbury, Ashburton

CLAAS Harvest Centre based in Tinwald are seeking to employ a full-time mechanic to service its range of Husqvarna and Walker products being ride on mowers, push mowers, chainsaws and other hand held products.

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate the following:

  • Sound practical mechanical experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills for both internal and external customers
  • The ability to work to deadlines regarding customers expectations

If you feel you have the capability to fill this role an immediate start is available. CLAAS Harvest Centre offer excellent working conditions, modern plant including a mower lifter along with a good hourly rate.

Please apply in the first instance to our Group Service Manager;
Matt Petrie
027 412 5879


Canterbury, Ashburton

Luisetti Seeds is a significant provider of grain and seed both nationally and internationally.

Opportunity has arisen for a Casual Store Person at our Ashburton site.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with the intake and dispatch functions including general yard duties
  • Operating modern seed cleaning, treating and mixing plants
  • Opportunity to progress into a peramanent position for the right applicant

You will have a proven history of: reliability and punctuality, efficient time management skills, working solo and in a team environment, being a self-starter, able to work to a deadline, attention to detail, working well under pressure and an
enthusiastic manner.

A willingness to work extended hours when required and a friendly customer focused personality would be desirable. Seed cleaning experience, knowledge of agriculture and forklift licence would be an advantage but is not essential.

On site training will be provided.

Remuneration to reflect the applicants experience and ability.

Applications should detail recent relevant experience, qualifications and references.

Applications will be treated and viewed in confidence. Please apply to:

Luisetti Seeds Ltd
PO Box 77
Rangiora 7440
Attention: Karen Van Staden


Canterbury, Ashburton

Hunting and Fishing stores throughout the country have been market leaders in their field for many years now. Ashburton Hunting and Fishing is no exception.

We have a full time position available for the right candidate in our busy sports store.

The successful applicant will have a broad base knowledge of our products including of course, hunting and fishing, camping, tramping, diving and clothing and be active in these outdoor
pursuits. They will have excellent people skills and be able to communicate with a wide variety of age groups. A retail background would be an advantage and full training will be given. A willingness to satisfy our customers needs is essential as we pride ourselves on our service.

If you are interested in joining a great team and working environment, we invite you to send your handwritten application outlining past experience and current CV to;

The Manager
Ashburton Hunting and Fishing
PO Box 181
Ashburton 7740

Applications close on 14 August 2020.


Canterbury, Ashburton

Under New Ownership Capelli Hair Design has been delivering the best in Hair Styling service in Ashburton for over 20 years
and we are looking to grow our team in the new
The stylist we are looking for will . . .
be Fully qualified with a Trade Certificate
be passionate, talented and focused on customer
satisfaction. Take pride in offering the highest quality of service
be driven and self-motivated be prepared to further education
be a team player We will offer you a fabulous work environment a supportive team support to achieve your goals
excellent terms and conditions Ideally this position is a full-time position, however hours and salary are negotiable and we would
consider a part-time option for the right person depending on skill experience and personal requirements.

This position starts 20th January 2020.
Applicants for this position should have NZ
residency or a valid work visa.
Please send a cover letter and CV to Jo at


Canterbury, Ashburton

A full time position has become available in our Panel and Paint shop for a Qualified Spray Painter.

The position requires:

  • Good work ethics
  • Have a high standard in detail and finish
  • To be reliable
  • The ability to work unsupervised
    To work in a team and meet production deadlines

Please send resume and cover letter to:

The General Manager
Bus and Truck Body Work Ltd
PO Box 51, Ashburton 7740
Phone Keith on 0274 274 007 or 307 0378

Looking For New Staff

Canterbury, Ashburton

  • Front of House
  • Kitchen Assistant
  • Chef/Cook

Required in Ashburton

The Somerset Grocer and Millhouse Kitchen are looking for new staff to join the teams in their busy and bustling local cafes. On offer are up to seven days a week full and part time positions. A community based lifestyle you can truly embrace.

At the Somerset Grocer and Millhouse Kitchen they take a huge amount of pride in bringing the best in staff.

For these roles you will need to:

  • Be energetic and enthusiatic
  • Have a friendly and approachable personality
  • Be a total team player
  • Be hard working, reliable and honest

Applicants for these positions should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Call in and collect an application form today or phone Nicky 0275449524 or Mark 0276449008

Warehouse Coordinator

Canterbury, Ashburton

We are seeking someone to join our team in the Warehouse and Dispatch area. Our ideal person is comfortable with variety, can prioritise and con?dently work autonomously
with a positive attitude. Immediate start available!

It’s a friendly team environment, with all our staff taking a hands-on approach to jump in where necessary, so ?exibility is a must.

The role centres around our warehouse store, so key responsibilities will include:

  • Responsibility for on hand raw materials for our manufacturing process, including stock control and ensuring the store is maintained in a tidy manner.
  • Oversee the receipting of Inwards and dispatch of Outwards goods deliveries, including liaising with freight companies regarding deliveries.

This role is one with scope for growth, so there are some attributes we consider key for the role:

  • Experience with Logistics and Supply Chain Management is preferred.
  • Good communication and organisational skills with the ability to work well both in a team environment and alone as required.
  • A high level of self-motivation, with good initiative and a positive ‘hands on’ attitude.
  • Comfortable with learning computerised systems and good working knowledge of MS Office suite – Excel, is required for reporting.
  • An understanding of the textile manufacturing sector would be an advantage.
  • Clean full driver’s license, and a forklift license are a must.
  • Physically ?t – some lifting is required and your general day to day work will keep you busy!

Applications for this position close on Friday 14th August 2020.

Please email your full CV, 2 employment references and 1 referee to

Please Note: Due to this position being a permanent full time role you must be a NZ Resident to apply for this.

Tractor Driver Required

Canterbury, Ashburton

B & W Lowe Contracting Ltd are currently seeking experienced machinery operators for the 2020-2021 silage season.

Applicants must:
• Be honest, reliable and conscientious
• Have relevant machinery experience
• Be capable of working unsupervised

Please email us for an application form: