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Finding a good job is central to finding a new lifestyle in Taranaki, so we’ve pulled together all the jobs currently on offer in Taranaki to help you make the move.

New and Used Vehicle Sales Consultant

Full Time | Sales | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Description Due to growth, the team at W.R. Phillips Mitsubishi, Volkswagen and Subaru are looking for an experienced Vehicle Sales Consultant to join our team who has the desire and determination to succeed in the automotive industry. We have a dynamic team and plenty of opportunities for training and growth. ABOUT THE ROLE Perform all facets of selling new and used vehicles Provide high quality levels of pre & post sale customer service Achieve sales targets YOU MUST HAVE Used Car Sales Experience Negotiation and communication skills A sales focus and motivation to win business Professional presentation & reliability Ability to work autonomously & also in a team environment WE CAN OFFER YOU Salary + Commissions + Company Car + Company Phone Great working conditions & NO Sunday trading Coaching and Mentoring Application details Apply online for this role or contact Julia Phillips for more information.

Store Team Leader

Full Time | Agriculture, Farming, Forestry & Fishing | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Description Based at the Ravensdown consignment store, you will be responsible for leading the Okato team, managing store efficiencies and coordinating the daily workload in consultation with the Despatch Manager. Ensuring daily activities are conducted in a safe and efficient manner, adhering to all health and safety procedures. The position will ideally suit a person with previous industry knowledge who is customer service focused and able to support a team of experienced operators. The role involves driving heavy machinery, despatching and housekeeping. You will also need the ability to pick up our cloud based operating systems and administrative processes. Our company is committed to continuous improvement in our health and safety culture and this will be a key focus of the position. If you are like the idea of an enjoyable career with like-minded people, while contributing to the growth of your local community, this is the perfect place to make it happen. To be successful in this role, you will ideally possess the following: Industry experience Excellent communication skills Demonstrate leadership and enjoy working as part of a team Process focused with inventory control and reporting skills Experience in forklift and front-end loader operation with relevant licenses (ideally with WTR) Customer service focused Mobile plant operation experience Positive collaborative attitude with can do attitude Knowledge and experience with cloud based operating systems Health and safety focused Application details Apply online for this role or contact Rod Campbell for more information.

Recovery Facilitator

Part Time | Healthcare & Medical / community services | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Description Bring your skills in mental health and make a difference in the lives of our clients Part time position available, 20hours per week Based in Taranaki Who we are - Ko wai matou? HealthCare NZ provides a wide array of health and human services to people throughout New Zealand. Since 1988 we have been caring, supporting and empowering people in need to live independently, safely and well in their community as well as in specialised services settings. We help people gain access to needed services, ensuring they receive vital services, are safe, well-cared for and live as independently as possible. About the role - He korero whakamarama mo tenei turanga The purpose of the Recovery Facilitator is to empower people to achieve their goals and aspirations through developing a therapeutic, collaborative and respectful relationship, taking a holistic, strengths-based approach. You will deliver a person-centred support service for people living with mental illness in the community. You will provide support in relation to family and whanau, community living, education, employment and self-management of their wellbeing. Additional to this you will manage a caseload of people and work in partnership to support, encourage and facilitate improvement of their health and wellbeing so they can thrive. What you will bring - Nga tohungatanga mo tenei turanga: National Certificate in Mental Health Support Work (level 4) or equivalent (or willingness to undertake within one year of employment) Some experience working with people with mental health and addictions issues Team player with the ability to work autonomously Attention to detail with excellent documentation skills Ability to keep clear boundaries Full NZ drivers licence and clean Police check Why us - He aha ai matou? At Healthcare NZ, we're passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity, reflecting the communities we serve. If you would like a career with us and is looking for a role that is both rewarding and challenging and want to make a difference, then we would like to hear from you! Please apply via our website including a CV and cover letter - Applications close - Te katinga o enei whai turanga: 5pm Sunday, 16 August 2020. All applicants must be a NZ Resident/Citizen or have a valid NZ work permit. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

General Hand - Eltham

Full Time | Manufacturing | Stratford / Central Taranaki District

Description Day shift opportunity Work with an iconic NZ brand Excellent career development The opportunity: We are currently seeking dedicated and motivated General Hands for our Packing and Production Team at our Eltham Bridge Street site. We are looking for people who like to know how things work, and who have a natural inclination for doing what it takes to make sure they stay working. Maintenance, process, knowing what to look for. These are the people who keep our customers smiling. You’ll be working on the factory floor, setting up, operating production machinery, and performing quality checks to ensure that production meets world class standards. Supported by a great team of people who take pride in what they do, you'll get satisfaction from being part of a team who make high-quality dairy nutrition products that are enjoyed globally. Your other responsibilities include: Assisting in the start-up of machines Operating parts of a packing or cheese processing line Quality checking General plant cleaning Following all SOPs and working as a team What you will bring and develop: Whilst previous experience in a similar role is highly regarded we are also looking for: Experience in a physically demanding role Health and Safety aware Food safety and Quality focused Experience with manufacturing machines Able to follow processes and procedures Team player These roles operate on a Monday – Friday, 6.30am- 3pm shift. You will need to provide proof of your eligibility to work in New Zealand. If possible please upload a copy of your eligibility as part of this application. Documents you can use are: Passport - (with residency or work visa if foreign) OR. Birth certificate AND Photo ID – ie. Drivers Licence, Firearms Licence OR NZ Citizen Certificate AND Photo ID If you don’t have this ready yet, please ensure you collect the relevant documents before you attend an Assessment Centre. Our recruitment process will include attendance at an assessment centre, pre-employment checks (including drug and medical, reference check, right to work and a police check). If you are ready to further your career with us, apply online today! Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Application details Apply online for this role or contact Fonterra Recruitment Service for more information.


Contract | Executive & General Management | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Description Welders Location:New Plymouth > Taranaki Worktype:Temporary Salary: $30 to 32 Profession / Role:Engineering > Fitter Welder Employer:OneStaff New Plymouth Ltd Description: Job Description: We are looking for Ticketed Welders to join a leading engineering company based in New Plymouth. Pay rate: $30-32 per hour (skill dependant) Start date: ASAP Requirements: Ticketed Welder with experience using mig and stick. Type of work: Welding - mig and stick, structural steel. Minimum 5 years' experience. Environment: Workshop Hours: 7:30am-5:00pm Requirements to work for OneStaff: Strong & physically fit ID required (one of the following) NZ passport OR NZ Birth Certificate & Driver's License Pass a Pre-Employment Drug & Alcohol test Must have reliable transport CV, Relevant Certificates or License (i.e. forklift or site safe passport) Benefits of OneStaff: Paid weekly A commitment to Health and Safety Full PPE supplied Teamwork: paired up with a OneStaff client manager who will support your employment needs If this role sounds like you, please apply online with your CV to Megan O'Keeffe. Contact:one staff Address: Public Transport: Date Posted:3/08/2020 10:03:00 AM Application details Apply online for this role or contact OneStaff New Plymouth Ltd for more information.

Professional Drivers - Class 5

Contract | Transport & Logistics | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Description Gower Consultancy Services is committed to providing superior services to a wide range of high calibre clients across NZ. All our clients and candidates are well supported by trusted systems and processes along with a team that knows its business and enjoys working in it. We are delighted to be assisting a leading Taranaki businesses with their Class 5 Driver opportunities as they lead into a new phase of work along with their usual workload which is on the increase. We are happy to also hold your details now for future opportunities that are expected to come in and to keep you updated. To be successful applicants will require the following: Class 5 experience, multi-skilled Well presented with an outstanding attitude Focused on Safety & Customer Service Tanker and / or Flat Deck experience Team player willing to exceed expectations We welcome suitable candidates who are looking for a secure position with a supportive team. Please send a CV now to Wayne Gower or feel free to call me for a confidential chat. Application details Apply online for this role or contact Wayne Gower for more information.

IT Service Desk Technician, Fixed Term (12 months)

Contract | IT | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Description Owned by the Taranaki Regional Council, Port Taranaki Ltd is strategically important to the economic development of the Taranaki region. The Port Taranaki team pride themselves on delivering excellent service and ensuring a job well done. Port Taranaki Limited is seeking an energetic person who enjoys variety to take up the role of IT Service Desk Technician. The role will report to the IT Team Leader. If you're looking for a role where you can apply your exceptional customer service track record, then this is the one for you. The role will work alongside other members of the IT team to deliver front line IT support to a diverse workforce, with varying levels of IT ability and confidence! This a hands-on role. In addition to setting up software and hardware solutions and trouble-shooting IT issues, your role will include coaching end users to make the best use of their IT tools. Therefore, you will need to demonstrate patience, empathy and outstanding people skills. In addition to the above, we are looking for someone who has: A relevant IT tertiary level qualification Prior work experience in an IT service technician role, dealing with software and hardware set-up, including trouble shooting. Excellent oral and written communication skills The ability to plan and prioritise work An accurate and methodical approach to work Strong analytical and problem-solving skills Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows 10, Server 2016/19, Apple Ipads and Iphones, Microsoft cloud solutions including Office 365, Teams, and Sharepoint. Advanced knowledge of networks and servers would be an advantage This role has an on-call requirement to cover the service desk out of hours. Applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand and hold a full New Zealand Driver's License. If you are a highly motivated professional who can meet the above key selection criteria and are keen to contribute to the overall success of Port Taranaki, then apply online now. Applications must include a CV and cover letter. Applications for this position close 5pm, Tuesday 18th August 2020. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Application details Applications Close: 18-Aug-2020 05:00 PM Apply online for this role or contact Port Taranaki Limited for more information.

Mechanic required for busy workshop

Full Time | Automotive | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Description Trundles Automotive is a very busy automotive workshop based in central New Plymouth. We are seeking another mechanic to join our team due to excessive workload. We are no ordinary workshop. Aside from WOF, generally servicing and repairs, we also have an onsite dyno and a large portion of our work comes from out of town for performance and suspension modifications such as turbo and clutch upgrades. We design and manufacture our own products. Common day to day jobs include: Turbo upgrades Heavy Duty clutch upgrades Fitting bullbars and winches Suspension upgrades WOF, servicing, general repairs. Tyres Custom builds (decks and boxes) Pre-assembling suspension Fitting stainless snorkels Diagnosing ECU faults Injector testing and much more. We are New Zealand importers / distributors for big brands like HPD, Dobinsons, Profender, Xrox etc. The workload will be greatly varied and will suit someone who has creative flare, can think outside the square and ideally has a knowledge / passion for the motorsport / 4x4 industry, although not necessary. We are looking for a team player who is honest and reliable, you must have a good attitude and be willing to learn. Qualification and / or current WOF authority would be great but not necessary. Unfortunately due to the nature of the work and workload this is NOT a position for an apprentice / entry level position. A good work history will be favorable. Relocation assistance may be available for the right applicant. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Application details Apply online for this role or contact Claire Trundle for more information.

Experienced Painters needed - South Taranaki

Contract | Trades & Services | South Taranaki District

Description Our client is needing qualified and experienced painters or experienced brush hands, you need to be reliable and take pride in the quality of work produced. These positions can lead in to full time role. Main Responsibilities Will Include: Painting of Residential Properties Interior and Exterior Painting Providing a Quality Finish Working Well Within An Existing Team Health & Safety Awareness You will need the following: Relevant & Current qualification and tickets Reliable transport to work Two Work References Be Drug Free Drivers Licence- Minimum of Restricted If this sounds like you, please apply now by sending your CV with colour copies of your license, certificates or tickets. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Application details Applications Close: 2-Sep-2020 05:00 PM Apply online for this role or contact Naki Labour Hire for more information. Advertisement

Experienced Hammer Hands - South Taranaki

Contract | Trades & Services | South Taranaki District

Description We are looking for keen Hammer Hands who take pride in their work for a project commencing next week. To successfully apply for this role you will need: To be able to use a variety of hand & power tools Have your own tools Confidence in boxing, framing, truss work, timber shoring etc. (Not all required but preferred) Previous experience in building MUST be able to pass a drug test Reliable transport to work Candidate must have a minimum of Restricted Licence and their own transport as well as be able to pass a drug test. If this sounds like you please apply now by sending your CV with colour copies of your licence or tickets. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Application details Applications Close: 3-Sep-2020 05:00 PM Apply online for this role or contact Naki Labour Hire for more information. Advertisement


Full Time | Healthcare & Medical / community services | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Hospice Taranaki Incorporated is recruiting to a 0.8 FTE permanent Quality and Systems Manager role. The appointee will hold relevant and demonstrable experience across the fields of quality/audit/health and safety/policy advice. An appropriate tertiary qualification(s) will reflect this range of experiences. Commencement of the position is by mutual agreement, but ideally as soon as possible post appointment. This position is primarily responsible for but not limited to; • Leading delivery of quality/audit/health and safety across our organisation • Ensuring key support systems are fully functioning and implemented • Leading a team of five part time direct reports • Being a contributing member of the Senior Leadership Team • Participating in forming and implementing strategic direction of our services • Management of non-care supply agreements and support services • Undertaking special projects in conjunction with CEO • Providing policy advice as required Taranaki has a population of around 118,000 and is among the most beautiful regions of New Zealand. With just thirty minutes between snow and surf with a strong sporting and arts culture, our province offers a wonderful lifestyle with affordable housing, quality schooling and no commuting issues. The three major cities of NZ are accessible within approximately one hour’s direct flight. For further information regarding this opportunity please contact; Paul Lamb Chief Executive Officer Hospice Taranaki Inc. New Plymouth Phone 027 566 4866, email Applications close on 21 August 2020

Resilience and Group Welfare Manager

Contract | Government & Council | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Come join the team that ensures the safety of our Taranaki communities through emergency management coordination. An internal secondment has created a two year fixed-term, full-time opportunity at the Taranaki Emergency Management Office (TEMO) for a community resilience/welfare professional, employed through the New Plymouth District Council. In this role you will be responsible for leading welfare readiness and capability with stakeholder agencies and increasing community resilience through coordination of community-based planning, community education and engagement across the Taranaki region. This role also undertakes the responsibilities of the Group Welfare Manager to enable the Taranaki CDEM Group to meet its obligations under the CDEM Act (2002) and National Plan. To be successful, you will have excellent engagement and influencing skills, understand resilience, and have proven experience in a community service or programme delivery setting. Full training in civil defence emergency management and coordinated incidence management system (CIMS) will be provided, however it is expected the successful candidate will bring significant previous experience to the role to ensure a rapid capability. New Plymouth District Council provides related services, including employing Group Office staff, on behalf of the Taranaki CDEM Group. At the New Plymouth District Council we aim to create and sustain a truly rewarding workplace environment for our staff. You can expect to start in this role between $80,000-90,000. We have also put together an integrated Total Rewards Framework that spans Wellbeing, Development, Benefits, Culture and Recognition. The NPDC Total Rewards Framework provides a diverse range of opportunities and benefits for our staff. Applications close Friday, 21 August 2020.

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