Waitaki wine opportunity

$200,000

Otago, Waitaki

Buyer enquiry over $200,000 (plus GST if any). This 5.5260 hectares of land planted in 10 year old vines which includes an irrigation system requires a new owner and some tender loving care. The block has a hill portion with the flat planted in Riesling and Pinot Noir. Being sold as is, the vendor welcomes all offers. Whilst being surrounded by a region rapidly growing and attracting tourism this property provides a calming location for those holiday home owners. Having notoriety for links to historic fossil trails, the Hobbit film location at Elephant Rocks, and three hydro lakes within 20 minutes and still maintaining its beauty. There are regional attractions of salmon fishing, trout fishing, hiking and skiing (both water and snow). Oamaru is 50 kilometres to the east, Duntroon and Kurow villages are a 10 minute drive away. Agency Reference : 555924

Dairy Farm Assistant

Otago, Waitaki

1100 cows, 60-bail rotary cowshed, pivot irrigation. Two-bedroom cottage, 5-on/2-off roster. Experience not essential but a good work ethic is! Start date negotiable. Random drug testing will be performed during the year. Please phone Steve: 027 541 6536

Environmental Services Manager

Otago, Waitaki

Oamaru-basedWe are looking for a motivated and energetic team player who thrives on developing teams to deliver a great customer experience whilst providing assurance that our regulatory obligations are achieved. You’ll be responsible for a team of hard-working employees in environmental health (including food safety), alcohol licensing, water monitoring, animal control, and parking. It’s a diverse portfolio and could suit a leader with technical expertise, and/or someone who has worked in the compliance or local/central government sector. Whatever your background, you’ll need to tick these boxes: • You’ll have proven credibility and influence through relationships with key customers and stakeholders • You can foster a high performance culture • Be solutions focused with a high customer ethos • You’ll have proven change leadership experience Sound like you? Apply today! Applications close 5pm Tuesday 12 December. For further information including a position description please go to www.waitaki.govt.nz Please complete an Applicant Declaration form (www.waitaki.govt.nz) and include your CV and letter, specifying the vacancy. Email vacancies@waitaki.govt.nz or post to: HR Administrator Waitaki District Council Private Bag 50058, Oamaru To find out more contact: Lichelle Guyan 03 433 0300 lguyan@waitaki.govt.nz

Relax, it's Waitaki Wine Time

$600,000

Otago, Waitaki

Buyer enquiry over $600,000 (plus GST if any). An absolutely delightful setting in a highly desirable location is where you find this 1.7475 hectare property with views, sun, privacy plus full of character and an established vineyard. The Waitaki Valley boasts this unique home built of Oamaru stone and renovated tastefully throughout. Five double bedrooms, ensuites, a beautiful elevated vintage bath, separate office, laundry, three toilets plus an additional room attached to double garage which can double as tourism accommodation. Options are only bound by your imagination here - Alps 2 Ocean BnB, Airbnb or simply make your own boutique wine. The kitchen hub delivers with large benches, bi-folding windows to the entertainment courtyard plus is spacious and flows beyond the living space to decks and private landscaped lawn area. An entertainers delight for family and friends is the large courtyard with large stone slab table, open fire - highly functional all seasons including the divine night sky landscape in evenings. The property is embraced by bespoke river stone fences blending with the landscaped easy care grounds providing privacy, yet presenting elegance and a vintage style. This is a lock and leave property. The external sheds, good water supply, solid fencing and good soils provide scope for self sufficiency or become that destination place with the Alps 2 Ocean trail only minutes away plus you are in the Waitaki playground of water skiing, boating, fishing (salmon and trout), skiing or simply relaxing and enjoying your slice of kiwi paradise. Oamaru to the East is 56 kilometres away, Central Otago a two hour drive, Dunedin to the South two hours with Christchurch three hours North. This really is a lifestyle to suit everyone. Open Homes will feature throughout the deadline with appointment viewing also welcome. Here lies a change to really enjoy life. Come discover this property. Agency Reference : 553306

Digital Multimedia Specialist

Otago, Waitaki

Oamaru - North OtagoIf you have energy to burn, are a creative multimedia specialist who enjoys developing engaging promotional videos, product photography, graphic design, infographics, presentations and other multimedia applications (including social media) then we want to hear from you! This is what you’ll do: You’ll be responsible for the ongoing development, management and promotion of our website as well as designing and developing multilingual digital and print media campaigns. You’ll have: • A degree or diploma specialising in multimedia, digital media technologies, digital design, graphic design or other relevant discipline • Proven contribution to strategic organisational outcomes (eg economic development) • Expert knowledge and experience in the use of Apple systems/software, integrated software systems, Microsoft Office and Google applications • Skills to design, project manage and implement software, mobile and web applications for Council’s advertising communications and marketing campaigns • Excellent multilingual written and verbal communication skills and strong interpersonal skills • Strong customer service and be a team player Applications close 5pm Tuesday 2 January 2018 You can find out more about fabulous Oamaru and the Waitaki district at www.visitoamaru.co.nz. Please complete an Applicant Declaration form (www.waitaki.govt.nz) and include your CV and letter, specifying the vacancy. Email vacancies@waitaki.govt.nz or post to: HR Administrator Waitaki District Council Private Bag 50058, Oamaru To find out more contact: Lisa Baillie Customer Services Group Manager 03 433 0300 lbaillie@waitaki.govt.nz

Bulk Driver Required

Otago, Waitaki

Ideally for this role you will: • Be physically fit • Have a good manner with clients and colleagues • Be a careful, considerate, professional driver • Hold a full Class 5 licence • Have experience with backing, tipping and jackknifing • Keep a clean and well-presented unit • Be flexible with hours and variety of work • Need to pass regular drug screening We offer: • Competitive hourly rate • A late-model unit • Immediate start for the right person Please telephone (03) 432 6803 for an interview.

Qualified Hairdresser

Otago, Waitaki

Unique OpportunityFor the first time in 10 years, the Harbour View Salon is available to the right person. Very established clientele. Currently operating 4 full days and 2 evenings, but hours can be flexible to suit. Start date would be mid-January. Please apply in writing to: Hairdresser, PO Box 305, Oamaru. Closing date 15.12.17

2 Executive Assistant Positions

Otago, Waitaki

Full-Time Permanent and Fixed TermWith exciting challenges ahead we have not one but two fantastic opportunities to join the Waitaki Team in an Executive Assistant position. Executive Assistant to the Chief Executive You’ll be on the go supporting our very busy Chief Executive so you’ll need to be highly organised, self-managing and flexible. On top of that you’ll have a creative and personable nature. It’s essential you understand the importance of confidentiality and be highly professional. Executive Assistant to Group Manager One permanent and one fixed term (12 months) role Very similar to the role above, you’ll have previous experience supporting senior managers, be well organised, and work well within a team. It’s also essential you maintain confidentiality. The people we’re looking for will have: • Effective communication skills, with an eye for detail • Excellent Microsoft Office skills with a high level of computer literacy and competence in office technology systems • Exceptional email and diary management, with great organisational and time management skills • The ability to prioritise work, juggle demands and, above all, a can-do attitude • Initiative to find better ways of doing things because process improvement is key • A good sense of humour • An ability to co-ordinate projects and keep things on track In return you can expect to be part of a friendly and committed team who are passionate about doing their bit for the community as well as having a rewarding job that offers plenty of variety. Applications close Tuesday 2 January 2018 Please complete an Applicant Declaration form (www.waitaki.govt.nz) and include your CV and letter, specifying the vacancy. Email vacancies@waitaki.govt.nz or post to: HR Administrator Waitaki District Council Private Bag 50058, Oamaru To find out more contact: Lisa Baillie People and Culture Group Manager 03 433 0300 lbaillie@waitaki.govt.nz

Part-time Retail Shop Assistant

Otago, Waitaki

Brackens Office Products Depot, located at 36-40 Thames Street, Oamaru, is a well-established and locally owned business in Stationery and Printing. We are looking for a Part-time/On-call Retail Shop Assistant who will thrive in a fast paced environment and is focused on customer service. This position will be set hours Monday to Friday, but must be available to work extra hours when required. The successful applicant will need to possess experience in sales, be highly motivated, have competent computer skills, have an excellent phone manner, be methodical and organised, conscientious, with the ability to pay attention to detail, the ability to work fast and under pressure at busy times, the ability to work individually and also work well within a team environment, and have their driver’s licence. The position available will be mainly selling stationery, technology and furniture. Placing customer orders and dispatching of goods. photocopying, binding and laminating for customers. Some assembly of furniture and chairs will be required and also delivering items to customers. Please send your written application, including your full CV, so we can contact you personally, to: PO Box 18, Oamaru and attention: Johanne Applications close on the 15th of December 2017.

Multi-skilled Machinery Operator

Otago, Waitaki

Foreman/Leading Hand Our client is an established local excavation and landscaping business. Due to expansion, a vacancy has arisen for an experienced on-the-job Foreman. You will work alongside existing staff on a wide range of jobs, including landscaping, site works and general excavations. As this is a senior position, previous experience in managing staff and the ability to conduct client/site visits and plan, price and carry out work in a timely manner are very important. Experience with operating machinery is essential and a landscaping background is preferred. Minimum Class 2 licence required. Must be able to pass pre-employment drug/alcohol testing. Please submit your application in confidence to hr@mckenzieca.co.nz Multi-skilled Machinery Operator Our client is an established local excavation and landscaping business. Due to continued growth of the business and a steady portfolio of projects on the horizon, they require an experienced Machinery Operator to join their team. You will have experience with all types of machinery, including excavators, tractors and trucks. Preference will be given to applicants with landscaping experience, so small plant operation and maintenance experience would be an advantage. You must work well as part of a team as well as autonomously and have outstanding problem solving skills. Minimum Class 4 licence with WRT required. Must be able to pass pre-employment drug/alcohol testing. Please submit your application in confidence to hr@mckenzieca.co.nz