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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.

Administrator / Receptionist

Part Time | Healthcare & Medical / community services | South Taranaki District

We are looking for a permanent part time 20 hours per week Administrator based in our Hawera Office. Our Administrator work is varied, and it’s key focus is to provide quality customer service and Administrative support to our South Taranaki Branch. We would love to hear from you if; • You have an understanding of and are committed to our vision of inclusion for all people • Want to work for a community organisation with a clear purpose and vision • Strong Administrative abilities and are able to identify what needs to be done and are able to organise and motivate yourself to do it. • Having experience with networking and connecting communities • Are friendly, and able to provide efficient and proactive customer service. This person will: • Be experienced in administration and front desk roles • Have strong IT skills, including databases • Have excellent people skills and be a great team player CCS Disability Action builds our work around three core documents; UN Convention of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the NZ Disability Strategy. We work within a Human Rights framework and are an EEO employer meaning we make accommodation and openly encourage people with lived experience of disability to apply. To apply for this role please email Margaret.phillips@ccsDisabilityAction.org.nz to request a copy of the CCS application form and return the completed CCS application form along with a copy of your CV and covering letter to: Margaret.phillips@ccsDisabilityAction.org.nz or posted to, CCS Disability Action Central Region, PO Box 35-156, Naenae, Lower Hutt 5011. We are committed to ensuring our application process is accessible to everyone. Should you require an alternative method of application please contact our HR Administrator Margaret Phillips on (04) 801 0213 or email Margaret.phillips@ccsDisabilityAction.org.nz Applications close Monday 2nd September 2019 @ 5pm Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Diversional Therapist

Full Time | Healthcare & Medical / community services | Stratford / Central Taranaki District

Age Care Central Ltd manages two resthomes in Stratford., Maryann Resthome and Marire Resthome. We are seeking a qualified Diversional Therapist to work over both homes. This may require some weekend work. Please see attached job description for more information. Applications can be sent to nursemanager@agecarecentral.co.nz

Registered Nurse

Full Time | Healthcare & Medical / community services | Stratford / Central Taranaki District

An exciting opportunity to join our dedicated team as a Permanent full-time Registered Nurse has arisen at Elizabeth R Lifecare, Stratford, Taranaki. We are Heritage At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people. As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home – promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built. Why work anywhere else Elizabeth R Lifecare is a 36-bed care home and hospital with a 9-unit village, located in the Taranaki town of Stratford. The region has stunning scenery, picturesque parks, beaches, coastal walkways, and the majestic Mount Taranaki – making it a great place to work, live and raise a family. Have a great pace of life, with few traffic woes, affordable housing, and many great amenities - including cafes and schools. Why would you want to work anywhere else? The Opportunity Our Registered Nurses are responsible for providing individualised care to our residents at Elizabeth R Lifecare. We only want the best for our clients, which is why we are seeking an empathetic, caring professional. This is an opportunity to work in an environment where we value career pathways and positive work ethics. Applicants should have the following: A proven record of high quality registered nursing, preferably in the aged-care sector A current New Zealand practising certificate (APC) Experience providing InterRAI assessments A current First Aid Certificate Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (fluent in written and spoken English) Availability for AM, PM, Night and Weekend shift-work Eligibility to work in New Zealand If you want to work for one of New Zealand’s largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you. We review applications once received. Hence, interviews could take place before the closing date of this advertisement. If this role appeals to you, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chance of an interview.

Systems Engineer (Business Systems)

Full Time | IT | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

New Plymouth Who are you? We’re looking for an exceptional IT professional to join our Technology Services team as a Systems Engineer on a permanent full-time basis. If you have a proven track record for problem solving in a customer centric environment and are looking for the opportunity to join a forward-thinking, dynamic and innovative organisation, then this could be the role for you! As Systems Engineer, you’ll work closely with the Business Systems Manager to support the efficient operation of IT service delivery by providing IT engineering support services to the internal business. In this role, your availability and integrity are paramount, as you’ll take responsibility to ensure the delivery of day to day Business Systems operational support and service levels are met in a timely and professional manner. Your contribution to the strategic direction of the TSB’s systems and services will be highly valued! To succeed in this role, you will need: A minimum of 5 years’ engineering experience The ability to collaborate and work successfully as part of a technical team Proven expertise including installation, administration, configuration, troubleshooting, preventative maintenance, monitoring, and security procedures Proven administration experience in a virtualised Microsoft ecosystem Familiarity with multiple operating system environments A solid understanding of database administration (Microsoft SQL Server, JADE, MySQL) A determination to up-skill in relevant knowledge, process and policy and to obtain professional development growth Experience working within the banking or financial services industry would be of significant advantage Who are we? We’re a real New Zealand bank on a mission – to help New Zealanders get ahead and to make their banking experience as easy as possible. Like our customers, our people are at the heart of everything we do, and we’re committed to developing and encouraging our people to achieve their goals both inside, and outside of our four walls. We promote inclusion and innovative thinking, and pride ourselves on the positive working environment we’ve created. So if you’re passionate about helping New Zealanders and ready to get stuck in as part of a team where you’re supported to be your best self…Apply now! Applications close: 5pm Friday 6th September 2019 For a copy of the Job Description visit https://www.qjumpers.co.nz/56880/desc/ So join us - a real New Zealand Bank, and together let's help New Zealander's get ahead. Right to live and work You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.

Curry And Tandoor Chef

Full Time | Hospitality & Tourism | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Pankawalla ltd trading as Koi- Spice, Craft & Whiskey lounge since 15 years in new Plymouth. We serving Indo-Malaysian cuisine since more than 2 years. Applicant must have leadership quality to take charge of kitchen responsibility. Maintain food standards, guest satisfaction level. Trained kitchen staff, prepare special function menu and helps restaurant manager in costing and ordering. Applicant must have minimum 4 years experience in same role from star hotels and restaurant. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Caregiver

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

An exciting opportunity to join our dedicated team as a casual Caregiver at Telford Lifecare, New Plymouth. We are Heritage At Heritage Lifecare, we provide residential aged care services and facilities throughout New Zealand to over 2,500 people. As a trusted aged care provider, our successful growth has stemmed from the ability to nurture and grow environments that feel like home - promoting inclusion, interaction and strong community values. Respecting individuals, both residents and staff, is the foundation stone on which Heritage Lifecare has been built. We pride ourselves on creating a better everyday for our residents. Why work anywhere else Telford Lifecare is a 53-bed care home and hospital with a 16-unit village, located in the Taranaki city of New Plymouth. The region has stunning scenery, picturesque parks, coastal walkways, and the majestic Mount Taranaki - making it a popular place to work, live and raise a family. It is an attractive lifestyle with beaches close by, few traffic woes, affordable housing, the beautiful Pukekura Park, and many great amenities -including cafes and schools. Why would you want to work anywhere else? The Opportunity Our Caregivers are responsible for helping our residents at Telford Lifecare enjoy a better everyday. We only want the best for our clients and are seeking a caring, empathetic professional. This is an opportunity to work in an environment where career pathways and positive work ethics are important. Applicants should have the following: Aged care experience Eligibility to work in NZ Understanding the needs of our Elders and delivering service excellence A fun-loving personality with a positive attitude Empathetic and caring nature Demonstrates accepted documentation standards and actively contributes to care planning Participates in the orientation and preceptorship of care/support staff Participates in Internal Compliance Audits Demonstrates positive and effective leadership in their role Must be available for AM, PM, weekend and night shifts If you want to work for one of New Zealand's largest and most progressive aged care employers, we would like to hear from you. We review applications once received. Hence, interviews could take place before the closing date of this advertisement. If this role appeals to you, we would like to hear from you as soon as possible to increase your chance of an interview. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Rotating Mechanical Fitters - Fitter Welders

Full Time | Trades & Services | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Pace Engineering is a leading privately owned Taranaki based engineering contracting company based in New Plymouth. Due to forthcoming projects, we require the services of skilled and experienced tradesmen fitter turner machinists and rotating plant technicians with an excellent understanding of precision fitting and plant maintenence . We also require Fitter Welders. Applicants who are drug free with excellent skills and attitude are asked to apply. Assistance with seeking accomodation may be offered. Fitter Turners Fitter Welders Machinists Mechanical Fitters Rotating plant Fitters All applications treated with confidentiality. www.paceengineering.co.nz www.power-air.co.nz Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Chief Executive

Full Time | Executive & General Management | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

CAREfirst is the largest medical practice in Taranaki with 18,599 patients under its care, providing clinical services to approximately 25% of the New Plymouth community. The goal is to continue to provide quality primary health care services to the community, while also offering a range of other complimentary health care services. Currently we manage 3 GP practices in New Plymouth, with the original practice in Westown co-located with a pharmacy, physiotherapist, podiatry, X-ray and specialist cardiac service. CAREfirst also has a Skin Cancer Centre, a Travel Clinic and Aural Microsuction as well as a shareholding in Skin Centre Taranaki. Consistent with the core values of caring for staff, caring for patients and making a positive impact in our community, Carefirst is committed to continuously improving the standard of healthcare delivery, and we are looking for a Chief Executive to help us achieve this. As General Practice in New Zealand changes and evolves, we are actively embracing the opportunity to meet the challenges this brings, by further improving the way we run our organisation. With an established Board focused on empowerment, investing in people and great ideas, you will join a committed team with ambitious goals and the ability to shape a bright healthcare future for New Plymouth and the larger Taranaki community The role: The Chief Executive will be responsible for implementing CAREfirst’s vision and lead a dynamic team to deliver on the organisation’s goals and aspirations. The role will require strong leadership and a passion for inspiring people and bringing them together to achieve a common goal. As the face of the organisation, exceptional communication skills will be critical to success in this role, as will be a demonstrable ability to be comfortable with managing the expectations of a very diverse range of stakeholders. There are some exciting strategic initiatives that will need direction, including the coordination of the digital transformation strategy, which includes an associated change management program leading to a fit for purpose Healthcare Home operational business model. This will also include the implementation of a new practice management system and integrated financial management capability. This role should interest individuals who are up for the next challenge, who have strong commercial acumen but understand that healthcare is still a patient focused sector. Previous healthcare experience would be beneficial but not essential, and we would be excited to see applications from individuals who have previous experience stepping into a new sector or industry and making it a success for them and for the organisation they worked for. You will be well supported by a board of four elected Executive Doctor Directors and an appointed Independent Chair, plus ten Doctor shareholders who have a mix of intermediate and senior experience in General Practice. All of the Board are approachable and will go the extra mile to assist this role from a medical knowledge standpoint. About You With the ability to apply a commercial mindset to healthcare business issues, you will demonstrate: Significant experience in leading people from a range of backgrounds and titles, probably within a successful SME business environment. A passion for driving commercial success, but also appreciating that in this case it would not be at the cost of patient well-being. A proven record of leading people through positive, transformative change. An ability to exercise sound business acumen and show enterprise and resilience when contributing to the governance areas of the organisation. Simple common sense when identifying and managing corporate risk. Success in managing internal and external relationships by demonstrating executive level communication, consultation, negotiation and interpersonal skills. A relevant tertiary and/or business qualification will be desirable and highly regarded. There has never been a more exciting time to join Carefirst and this is a unique opportunity to be part of a General Practice that continues to lead significant transformation and growth in the health care sector. If you have the skills, energy and passion to take on this role, believe you have what it takes to work with us, and you would like to find out more about this role, please contact: Tim Carrington at tim@carringtonrecruitment.com or 0274970810

Applications and Portfolio Manager

Full Time | IT | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Taranaki Base Hospital 1 FTE available (80 hours per fortnight) Permanent position We are currently seeking an Applications and Portfolio Manager. Do you have drive and passion for applications and delivering business change projects enabled by technology? The Applications and Portfolio Manager provides strategic and operational leadership to TDHB’s Application and Portfolio Team. This position has responsibility for the delivery and support of software applications, including application roadmaps and lifecycle management plans. The role ensures that business and systems analysis and IT project and portfolio management is provided to deliver key projects and provide support and enablement for TDHB. As Applications and Portfolio Manager you will be responsible for but not limited to the following: Development of Application Roadmaps and plans Manage requirements definition and solution identification and build Manage the application, program and projects portfolio, Lead change and transition relating to technology enabled business processes Lead the Applications and Portfolio team In Taranaki, it is easy to achieve an enviable lifestyle without having to compromise your career path. The region’s amazing mountain, rivers, lakes, fantastic coastline and outstanding surfing and tramping opportunities, masses of parks and gardens, as well as a major events calendar, make it a great place to live and work. The Taranaki District Health Board is a large organisation operating in the exciting, changing Health sector. If you are interested in the position please "apply online" from this page. Click here to view job description. To discuss this vacancy further you are welcome to contact Steven Parrish, Chief Information Officer, Email: steven.parrish@tdhb.org.nz Applications close Wednesday 4th September 2019.

Social Worker

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

We support people in their communities to optimise health and live their best life. Why should you work for us? Our proven career pathways develop competent and passionate clinicians who genuinely make a difference to their client’s lives. High job satisfaction ensures we retain the best people, passing on their knowledge to the leaders of the future. This is a part-time role, working 16 hours per week, or could be more for the right person. Days and times are flexible at this stage. What can we do for you? We are an employer of choice and proud of it. Our employees feel valued, supported to develop their careers and stimulated by the challenge to provide the best level of care across all services. Interesting and varied client work Opportunity to develop skills working in rehabilitation Generous remuneration and Continuing Professional Development (CPD) allowance Opportunity to work within MDT Work/life balance and flexibility What does the day to day look like? Habit has a strong reputation for service excellence. Quality of care and best-practice are at the forefront of what we do. We measure and monitor multiple indicators to ensure we are achieving the best outcome for our clients in the soonest possible timeframe. Complete assessments under our contracts and provide evidence-based treatment to clients Engage in, and encourage, a multidisciplinary team approach to rehabilitation, thereby providing a robust and effective service. Collaborate closely with all customers and other agencies within the private, Education, Health, Social Care, Community and voluntary sectors. Promote ACC branch relationships and contribute to service development. What do you need to apply? Bachelor of Social Work Registration as a Social Worker under the Social Workers Registration Board and current APC Membership of Professional Body Full clean driver’s license Strong report writing ability Next steps For more information on this role please contact HR@habit.co.nz for a confidential chat or click APPLY NOW! The application form will include these questions: Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand? Do you have a current New Zealand driver's licence? How much notice are you required to give your current employer? What's your expected annual base salary?

Sales & Service Coordinator New Plymouth

Full Time | Retail | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

About the Company Humes is a company that has been built on the principals of innovation, manufacturing expertise, quality and building a team of capable people who are proud to serve our customers across all markets we participate in. We are a standalone business unit and sit within the Building Products division of the Fletcher Building Group. We have a diverse, flexible and open culture with the resourcefulness of the Kiwi spirit transcending the entire organisation making everyone an agent of change in their work and community About the role We are seeking an enthusiastic and friendly person to join our Taranaki branch. We are looking for someone with exceptional sales and service skills who is a self-starter with a positive attitude. This is a “hands on role” where your key responsibilities will be: - • Providing great customer service and advice to our customers whether it be face to face, over the phone, email or working alongside our account managers on project specific jobs • Providing guidance and expertise to our customers on our products • Co-ordinating our customer deliveries, processing and dispatching. • Health and Safety cooperation of individual and others • Stock Control, replenishing shelves. • Loading and unloading products – forklift operation (must have valid forklift license) Skills and Experience • Experience with face to face customer experience • Computer literate • Preferably you will have a Civil background and/or Drain laying experience Preferably you have a forklift licence(or full training provided) • Positive attitude by taking pride in delivering high quality work • Health & Safety focused • Reliable with a strong work ethic and team focused • Solution focused with good problem-solving skills. Hours Monday to Friday working either 7am – 4pm OR 8am – 5pm Benefits • A competitive salary and in many cases incentive programmes to reward great performance • Great benefits package, including: Investment in personal development and training e.g. Employee Education Fund (EEF) which supports individual studies and their families • A wide range of discounts on products and services • A variety of health, wellbeing, safety and family programmes which benefit our people How to Apply Click Apply to submit your application or email Janine, Talent Acquisition Business Partner at janine.prakash@fbu.com. To learn more about our company go to humes.co.nz. A member of the Fletcher Building Group. | Humes Right to live and work You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.

Casual Group Fitness Instructor

Contract | Healthcare & Medical / community services | Stratford / Central Taranaki District

Do you have a passion for health and fitness? Have you got instructor experience? The Stratford District Council is currently seeking a casual Group Fitness Instructor to run both land and water classes at the TSB Pool Complex. This is a casual position which includes: Teaching scheduled classes Ensuring adequate warm up and cool down exercises Preparation of appropriate equipment Ensuring all health and safety protocols are followed at all times The preferred candidate will have pre-choreographed group exercise level 3 or equivalent fitness qualification. They will have experience in both land and water based activities and possess a positive upbeat attitude to motivate our users. Basic/intermediate computer skills and a pool lifeguarding certificate would be an advantage. Why choose Stratford District Council? With a population of approximately 9,000, Stratford is one of New Zealand's smallest local authority areas. It has on its boundary two national parks: Egmont National Park (comprising of Mt Taranaki), and Whanganui National Park. This is a great work opportunity where you get the combined benefits of living in a world renowned region and having a work environment that enhances work/life balance. Plus Stratford has free parking and great local facilities! If you enjoy being in a team environment and believe in making a real contribution to the organisation you work for, then we'd love to hear from you. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit. An Individual Employment Agreement will be negotiated with the successful applicant. Applications close 4.30pm Friday 6 September 2019.

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