Director of Sport

Otago, Waitaki

Waitaki Boys’ High School is looking to employ an energetic and
motivated individual to become our Director of Sport. Waitaki Boys’ has a proud heritage of providing a wide range of sporting opportunities and of sporting excellence

Our successful applicant must be energetic, have excellent
administrative, management and interpersonal skills, be a great
communicator and passion for encouraging students to play
sport. Previous experience in sports administration is preferable.

This is a permanent full-time position of 40 hours per week during term time only.

An appropriate remuneration package will be negotiated with the
successful applicant.

If this sounds like you and you are ready to take up a new
challenge. Apply now! Please include a cover letter with your CV
and two referees, a job description is available upon request.

Send applications to rector@waitakibhs.school.nz

Applications close at 5pm Friday 5th February.

Employment Opportunities 2020 Season

Otago, Waitaki

Oamaru Meats Limited (BX Foods Ltd) is a multi-species Export Processing Plant that currently processes sheep, goats, cattle and bobby calves. 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 achieving 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 preemployment drug test.

Repair and Maintenance Worker

Otago, Waitaki

We are looking for a permanent R & M Worker that can work for 8 hours, one day per week.

Duties will include minor repair tasks, and maintenance to the interior and exterior of the premises. If you are handy with tools and in the garden, we want to hear from you.

To apply, send your CV to hr@whitestonecheese.co.nz or drop it to our office at 55 Humber St, Oamaru.

Chief Executive

Otago, Waitaki

  • Play a leading role in delivering the Waitaki District's future
  • Relationship focused, collaborative and empowering leader
  • Rewarding and challenging career opportunity, enjoying a highly desirable lifestyle

Waitaki, a district growing in diversity and opportunity, is also a place of great beauty: mountains and lakes, coastline and valleys. Life's good in Waitaki. It's an outdoor recreation fan's heaven, a place where traf?c congestion is a myth. Here, people take their gumboots off before entering the store, lest they have muddy feet, and there's always time for a natter. Like any small district, there are challenges, a future to build and safeguard but Waitakians are hard-working and big-hearted and they'll get behind a good idea.

The Waitaki District Council is looking for an exceptional Chief Executive; you will work closely with the Mayor, elected members, and your executive team to develop and implement initiatives that support the community's and Council's future aspirations.

Council is looking for a collaborative and inspirational leader with a strategic vision who thrives on leading an engaged team while balancing and delivering multiple priorities.

You are an empowering leader who is experienced in developing high performing and aligned teams, you work hard to motivate your people and you take ownership and responsibility for the organisation. The successful candidate will be astute, inclusive, responsive, and innovative with the capacity to drive positive change.

You will proactively lead your team, developing a culture of service, accountability, and continuous improvement in a supportive team environment while nurturing positive, productive, and sensitive relationships with elected members, staff and stakeholders.

You value community service and are an excellent communicator who is comfortable engaging with a diverse group of people with an af?nity and passion for building strong communities. Excellent relationship skills and an understanding of Tikanga Maori and cultural intelligence are essential. And, it goes without saying, you will enjoy the occasional natter!

This is an outstanding opportunity for you to build upon your already impressive credentials. Help Council maximise Waitaki's potential and play a critical role in developing and delivering the district's future.

For a con?dential discussion please contact Scott Necklen at EQUIP 029 924 1210.

Applications close 5pm 15 February 2021.

For more information and to download the Job Description please go to www.lgnz.co.nz.To apply, please email your CV and a covering letter highlighting your motivation for applying to applications@lgnz.co.nz

Reporter

Otago, Waitaki

Allied Press has an exciting opportunity for an experienced reporter to join its busy Oamaru newsroom.

The successful candidate will deliver news from across the Waitaki district for the daily Otago Daily Times, the weekly Oamaru Mail, and online.

The successful candidate will have:

  • At least ?ve years’ experience as a journalist
  • An understanding of local and regional issues, and national matters as they affect the region
  • The ability to develop and deliver important stories
  • A keen news sense and have the initiative to break stories
  • A strong work ethic
  • Photography experience
  • The ability to meet deadlines while maintaining excellence in accuracy, balance and credibility
  • Council and court reporting experience and a shorthand quali?cation
  • The ability to work autonomously

This is a full-time, permanent position based in Oamaru and includes evening and weekend work. It also requires regular travel within the Waitaki district, so a full New Zealand driver’s licence is essential.

If you think this role is for you, please click “apply for this job” and apply by way of CV and a covering letter. A copy of the position description can be requested from HR at recruitment@alliedpress.co.nz and informal inquiries should be directed to North Otago Bureau Chief Rebecca Ryan at rebecca.ryan@alliedpress.co.nz.

Applications will close on Monday 15 February 2021.

All applications will be treated in the strictest con?dence.

Please note you must have the right to work in New Zealand to apply for this role. Allied Press is unable to provide sponsorship or visa support at this time.

Disclaimer: Allied Press does not accept unsolicited agency résumés. Allied Press is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited résumés.

Sales Consultant

Otago, Waitaki

Drummond & Etheridge are a leading supplier of John Deere equipment throughout the South Island, with an extensive network of 8 branches.

Supplying a range of quality brands to the agricultural, golf, construction, and forestry markets.We are a company that is passionate about supporting our customers and their businesses.

Drummond & Etheridge Oamaru have an exciting opportunity for a motivated Sales Consultant who will focus primarily on supporting the vibrant North Otago agricultural customer base, but will be expected to work across our diverse portfolio of products and customer segments.

To be successful in the role of Sales Consultant you must be/have:

  • Experience and or knowledge of modern Agricultural field practices.
  • Experience with modern machinery guidance and management technology systems
  • Experience in Construction & Forestry equipment would also be advantageous but is not a prerequisite
  • Organised, with the ability to plan and schedule work.
  • Ensure a high level of customer satisfaction and professionalism at all times.
  • Have the right attitude and take ownership of your workload.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work as part of a team.
  • Comfortable with the use of IT solutions in your daily activities.
  • Two plus years of equipment sales experience.

This is a busy and varied role that will cover our customer base across the North Otago area.

In return D&E will offer you in-house training and development, a competitive salary and commission structure, and the opportunity to work with an awesome team!

For more information, including expected day-to-day responsibilities, please visit the Employment page on our website - www.dne.co.nz/about/employment

If you believe you have what it takes to be successful in this role then please email your cover letter and CV to charitee.adams@dne.co.nz or for an informal chat, call 027 486 7773.

JOBS AT TE PARI

Otago, Waitaki

Te Pari Products is a leading manufacturer of innovative livestock equipment.

Are you looking for an opportunity to work for a global company in a fast paced engineering environment? Our busy factory is seeking dedicated team members.

LIGHT ELECTRICAL ASSEMBLER

This role will involve following procedures to assemble our electrical componentry and electrotonic products, studying drawings and speci?cations, moderate lifting and using a
range of hand tools and equipment. Previous Electrical Experience preferred but not required.

FABRICATION APPRENTICE

We are looking to start and support a new fabrication apprentice. This role will involve production welding and working with jigs and robots. Duties will also include studying drawings and speci?cations, cutting metal using hand tools and shaping and bending metal and pipe sections.

To be successful in these roles you will have a basic mechanical understanding and an engineering aptitude. You will have good
attention to detail and accuracy, with strong time management skills.

Both roles are ?ve days a week for approx. 47.5 hours. If you are looking for a role you can make your own with an attractive remuneration package, register your interest by sending your
CV and a covering letter to:

Jonas Holt
Te Pari Products Ltd
PO Box 25, Oamaru, 9444
Ph: 03 433 0077
Email: jonas.holt@tepari.com

You can also go to www.tepari.com/careers and apply online or drop in and pick up an application form.

Trainee Utility Arborist

Otago, Waitaki

Based in the vibrant coastal town of Oamaru with a team of 70 passionate and dedicated staff, our core business is bringing electricity from the national grid to over 13,000 connected customers in North Otago and parts of South Canterbury, providing innovative energy solutions to our customers, as well as providing electrical construction and maintenance services across New Zealand.

We have recently launched an ambitious new strategy and are very excited about the future. We are transforming our business into a modern, customer centric service provider and are strongly committed to supporting our people and providing a flexible environment where you can succeed and grow.

As part of this strategy, we are re-stablishing in-house vegetation services and as such we need new Arborists to join our team. This role is responsible for assisting the

Arborists with a wide range of vegetation and arborist maintenance activities on and around the network and customer lines.

How do you line up? We need

  • Full NZ Driver’s License Class 1 required
  • Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • High standard of written communications.
  • Familiar with common software applications (Outlook,
    Word, Excel) and mobile technology.
  • Due to the nature of work you need to be physically fit and strong to complete your duties safely, including compliance with our Drug and Alcohol policy.
  • Our operation is also 24/7 therefore this role will be required to be available for after hours and emergency situations as part of the role.

And we are looking for someone who:

Has a great attitude to life, loves engaging people, collaborative and aligns with our Values:

  • We care about our People
  • We are one Team
  • We love our Region
  • We are Future Thinking

The Application Process:
Candidates must legally be able to work in New Zealand. For
confidential enquires and/or a position description please
email careers@networkwaitaki.co.nz.

Applications close February 5, 2021.

Morning Care Giver

Otago, Waitaki

Sandringham House Rest Home is a small 21 bed rest home offering rest home level care to our 21 wonderful residents.

We provide a home away from home facility, our team pride themselves on delivering quality resident focused care, within a warm friendly atmosphere.

We are seeking an experienced Morning Care Giver who believes it’s the little things that matter, to join our dedicated team of experienced Care Givers.

You will have the following:

  • Experience/knowledge in the aged care sector
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Sense of humor a must
  • Must be a team player
  • A genuine love for our elderly folk is essential

If you think this would suit you, please phone Shelley on 034370344 or 0275644186 or email Sandringham.resthome@xtra.co.nz in the ?rst instance for a job description and application form.

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

This is a permanent position, 6.50am to 1pm, on a 4 week rolling roster.

Director of Sport

Otago, Waitaki

Waitaki Boys’High School is looking to employ an energetic and
motivated individual to become our Director of Sport. Waitaki
Boys’ has a proud heritage of providing a wide range of sporting opportunities and of sporting excellence

Our successful applicant must be energetic, have excellent administrative, management and interpersonal skills, be a great communicator and passion for encouraging students to play sport. Previous experience in sports administration is preferable.

This is a permanent full-time position of 40 hours per week during term time only.

An appropriate remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful applicant.

If this sounds like you and you are ready to take up a new challenge. Apply now! Please include a cover letter with your CV and two referees, a job description is available upon request.

Send applications to rector@waitakibhs.school.nz

Applications close at 5pm Friday 5th February.

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