Qualified Carpenters & Commercial Foremen/persons

Otago, Waitaki

We are on the lookout for Qualified Carpenters and Commercial Foremen/Forepersons to join our Oamaru team.

To learn more about these roles, head to the careers page on our website or to apply please send your CV and cover letter to careers@breen.co.nz.

Full-time Employment Opportunities

Otago, Waitaki

Oamaru Meats Limited is a multi-species Export Processing Plant that currently processes sheep, goats, cattle and bobby calves 12 months of the year. Applications are sought from individuals wishing to be part of a committed and results-driven team.

We are looking for self-motivated candidates for our Boning and Slaughter rooms who are:

  • Organised and have the ability to meet deadlines
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent eye for detail, able to demonstrate a high level of accuracy
  • Self-confident to communicate effectively with both management and staff to drive quality outcomes.

You will have the following attributes:

  • Able to demonstrate compliance and an ability to maintain quality and safety systems
  • A team player, who can contribute to achieve performance outcomes
  • Able to adhere to task instructions and perform tasks to standard
  • Exceptional attendance and time keeping
  • Knife skills would be an advantage
  • Drug Free

Ideally, you will have Meat Industry experience but not essential, as we offer full training and support to the right candidates.

If you are interested in any of these positions, please call into our office at 7 Redcastle Road, Oamaru and complete an application form or email fay.clarke@bxfoods.co.nz

All successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and provide evidence of full vaccination.

SHEPHERD

Otago, Waitaki

Oamaru Meats Limited (BX Foods Ltd) is a multispecies Export Processing Plant that currently processes sheep, goats, cattle and bobby calves.

Applications for the position of Shepherd are sought from interested individuals wishing to join a small but committed team.

We welcome applications for the position of Shepherd with their own dogs.

We are looking for self-motivated candidates who are:

  • Organised and have the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Excellent livestock handling skills.
  • A strong animal welfare focus including familiarity with MAF animal welfare code for commercial operations.
  • Experience in ensuring animals presented for slaughter meet the standards required for hygienic processing
  • Fit, healthy, active and able to carry out physical work.
  • Be fully committed to the plant hygiene and safety programmes.
  • Honest and reliable.

All successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and provide evidence of full vaccination.

If you meet the above criteria, have a positive attitude and enjoy working as part of a team, please collect or phone for an application Form from Main Office:

7 Redcastle Road, Oamaru
Phone (03) 433 0078
Or apply in writing, attaching CV to:
Email: fay.clarke@bxfoods.co.nz

Applications close on Monday 27th September.

Production Manager

Otago, Waitaki

Rainbow Confectionery Limited wants a Production Manager

*Are you a cut above the rest*

*Can you keep your eye on the ball and make a difference*

*Do you want to be recognised for your contributions and
achievements*

Rainbow Confectionery is a leading New Zealand manufacturer of quality confectionery products. Operating out of our factory in Oamaru, the business has developed to be a major supplier of confectionery to New Zealand and abroad.

We are looking for a dedicated Production Manager to take the lead to organise and control the production process in the factory. This is a Senior Management Leadership position and as such is responsible for the delivery of the productivity goal of the business on a daily basis.

Reporting to the General Manager you will lead a team of Shift Managers, process workers and machine operators whilst following and maintaining GMP protocols.

You will have:

  • Proven ability to manage a team.
  • Able to manage production planning requirements.
  • Prioritise the daily workload to meet production targets.
  • Highly organised and be able to make decisions to ensure the smooth running of the shift.
  • Demonstrate your ability to provide solutions to production issues and always be improvement focused.
  • Be highly focused on ensuring health and safety is being adhered to.

What we offer:

  • Highly supportive team and great company culture.
  • Ongoing training and support.
  • Competitive salary and a bonus scheme based around KPI’s

A position description is available on request.

Applications can be sent to:
Production Manager
Rainbow Confectionery
PO Box 258, Oamaru 9400 or
E-mailed to
admin@rainb0w.co.nz (the 0 in rainb0w is a zero)

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

SHEPHERD

Otago, Waitaki

Oamaru Meats Limited (BX Foods Ltd) is a multispecies Export Processing Plant that currently processes sheep, goats, cattle and bobby calves.

Applications for the position of Shepherd are sought from interested individuals wishing to join a small but committed team.

We welcome applications for the position of Shepherd with their own dogs.

We are looking for self-motivated candidates who are:

  • Organised and have the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Excellent livestock handling skills.
  • A strong animal welfare focus including familiarity with MAF animal welfare code for commercial operations.
  • Experience in ensuring animals presented forslaughter  meet the standards required for hygienic processing
  • Fit, healthy, active and able to carry out physical work.
  • Be fully committed to the plant hygiene and safety programmes.
  • Honest and reliable.

All successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and provide evidence of full vaccination.

If you meet the above criteria, have a positive attitude and enjoy working as part of a team, please collect or phone for an application Form from Main Office:

7 Redcastle Road, Oamaru
Phone (03) 433 0078
Or apply in writing, attaching CV to:
Email: fay.clarke@bxfoods.co.nz

Applications close on Monday 27th September.

Looking For Work?

Otago, Waitaki

We have positions available within our factory. Stable and long-term employment opportunities. Good hourly   rate plus shift allowance.

Bagging Machine Operators, 3 different shifts:

  1. Monday to Thursday, 6am to 6pm
  2. Tuesday to Friday,6pm to 6am
  3. Sunday & Monday, 6pm to 6am, Friday & Saturday, 6am to 6pm
    48hr work week (ordinary time & overtime)

Panning Operator:
Monday to Friday, 12am to 8am, 40hr work week

Application forms can be found online at https://rainbowconfectionery.co.nz/working-for-us and emailed to admin@rainb0w.co.nz (note: the 0 in rainb0w is the number zero)

CLASS TWO DANGEROUS GOODS TRUCK DRIVER

Otago, Waitaki

A thriving Oamaru company is looking for a truck driver for local general and Home deliveries.

Full time position: 40hrs + per week
Start: Immediate
Remuneration: Negotiable to the right candidate

Requirements for the position:

  • You will need to be physically fit- some heavy lifting is required
  • Drug Free - must be able to pass random Drug and Alcohol testing
  • Good sense of humour non-negotiable team fit is very important
  • You will need to pass a criminal police check

For the right applicant the following training can be provided:

  • Class Two Heavy Traffic Licence
  • Dangerous Goods Licence
  • F Endorsement

Please send WESTON CONTRACTING a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining why you might be the right candidate to: westoncontracting2019@gmail.com

Technical/Quality Assurance Officer

Otago, Waitaki

This role offers an opportunity to a potential technical and quality assurance career pathway, suitable for new graduates or those with some relevant Quality Assurance or technical experience with a strong work ethic and desire to learn.

We are looking for a dedicated team player with excellent communication skills. The right person will be an enthusiastic person who can demonstrate a high level of computer literacy (proficiency in Word and Excel minimum) and who is keen and quick to learn. Attention to detail and strong organisational skills are essential for this role.

Experience working in a manufacturing environment or in a similar QA/Technical role will be viewed favourably.  Preference will also be given to applicants with relevant qualifications. Full training will be provided.

This is a full-time position with some flexibility required at times.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with product and packing trials including record
    keeping.
  • Timely and accurate data entry and maintenance of spreadsheets.
  • Updating and creation of packing specifications, product information forms and maintenance of document control.
  • Assisting the QA with Raw Material and Finished product release including daily setting up of sensory taste testing panel.
  • Preparation of samples for dispatch both to customers and external laboratories for analysis.
  • Assisting with and Internal Auditing and GMP Auditing functions.

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

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

Applications close on the 24th of September and can be e-mailed to: wendy@rainb0w.co.nz (the 0 in rainb0w is a zero)

Full-time Employment Opportunities

Otago, Waitaki

Oamaru Meats Limited is a multi-species Export Processing Plant that currently processes sheep, goats, cattle and bobby calves 12 months of the year.

Applications are sought from individuals wishing to be part of a committed and results driven team.

We are looking for self-motivated candidates for our Boning and Slaughter rooms who are:

  • Organised and have the ability to meet deadlines
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent eye for detail, able to demonstrate a high level of accuracy
  • Self-confident to communicate effectively with both management and staff to drive quality outcomes.

You will have the following attributes:

  • Able to demonstrate compliance and an ability to maintain quality and safety systems
  • A team player, who can contribute to achieve performance outcomes
  • Able to adhere to task instructions and perform tasks to standard
  • Exceptional attendance and time keeping
  • Knife skills would be an advantage
  • Drug Free

Ideally you will have Meat Industry experience but not essential, as we offer full training and support to the right candidates.

All successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and provide evidence of full vaccination.

If you are interested in any of these positions, please call into our office at 7 Redcastle Road, Oamaru and complete an application form or email fay.clarke@bxfoods.co.nz

Looking For Work?

Otago, Waitaki

Storeperson

We are looking for a dedicated and hardworking individual to join our Warehouse Team. This is a day shift position but may require flexibility.

We require that all candidates meet the below requirements;

  • Full NZ drivers licence (Forklift training will be provided)
  • Basic computer skills
  • Must be physically capable as the position involves heavy lifting
  • Basic understanding and respect for health and safety requirements
  • Work well under pressure
  • Good reading and maths skills
  • An enthusiastic can do attitude

You will be required to undertake a pre-employment health and police check.

This position has a direct impact on our business, applicants who do not meet the above requirements need not apply.

Packing Machine Operators/Assistants, 4 different shifts:

  • Monday to Thursday, 6am to 6pm
  • Tuesday to Friday, 6pm to 6am
  • Sunday & Monday, 6pm to 6am, Friday & Saturday, 6am to 6pm 48hr work week (ordinary time & overtime)
  • Monday to Friday, 6pm to 2am

Application forms are available at our Reception at 459 Thames Highway, Oamaru, or can be found online at https://rainbowconfectionery.co.nz/working-for-us and emailed to admin@rainb0w.co.nz (the 0 in rainb0w is a zero)

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