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Processing Officer - On Call

Part Time | Manufacturing | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

If you lead an active lifestyle and love all things fitness, then this could be the perfect role for you! This is a hands-on role, where you get to be amongst other fit and fun people working towards a common goal. We are looking for someone with a positive outlook and a great work ethic to join our Taranaki Operations Depot based in Smart Road, on a casual on call basis. We work hard as a team, where getting to know your colleagues and having fun on the way is all part of the role. As a Processing officer, you are critical in ensuring our customers' mail and parcels are sorted, processed and dispatched correctly to be delivered on time. In this role, you are part of the engine that drives the New Zealand Post business, directly contributing to our customers' experience. From a supportive team environment, to training & development opportunities we can deliver you an awesome career! In this dynamic role you will: Be available to cover our Monday - Saturday 2am - 5.30am shift as required with the possibility to cover afternoon shifts if available Be a natural team player that enjoys working within a team to put our customers first Be comfortable in a very physically demanding role Have an eye for detail. Do you get job satisfaction from getting things right first time to a high level of quality? Have a good geographical knowledge of New Zealand Flexible to do on-call, casual role We also love to recognise success - it's part of our culture. Teams regularly get together to celebrate successes, special occasions, events or just have fun. Your opportunity could start right here. We are processing applications right now, so submit your application today! Follow the link below to check out our video to get more insight into a day in the life! At New Zealand Post, we know what values we hold and the exciting direction we are taking our business. Alongside the opportunity to work with an outstanding team, our permanent employees enjoy a wide variety of benefits including: Access to discounted health insurance plans for you and your family Special rates on fantastic holiday home accommodation around New Zealand Reduced banking service fees, rates and packages through our partners Full use of a Wellness portal to help you lead a long, happy and healthy lifestyle An Employee Assistance programme to support you when you need it Apply now to launch your career with the NZ Post Group - be part of our journey and reach your maximum potential. All applicants will be required to provide proof of their eligibility to work in New Zealand. Any appointment will be subject to a satisfactory drug test and security check. NZ Post is continuing to operate as an essential service provider. Our recruitment team will keep you posted with any changes to our recruitment process as we go through various Alert Levels across New Zealand. Keep safe.

Day Programme Assistant Coordinator

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

Alzheimers Taranaki is looking for a reliable, friendly and organised person to assist with running our day activity programme for people with dementia. The position is for 21 hours per week over 3 days (Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 8.30am to 3.30pm) with the flexibility to increase hours on occasion if the coordinator is on leave. Experience in recreational care and/or the care of older people, plus a current First Aid certificate would be an advantage, but if you have: Energy and enthusiasm Excellent interpersonal and communication skills A willingness to undertake training if required and would like to work for a voluntary organisation dedicated to making life better for all people affected by dementia, apply online with a cover letter and CV Email: for more information APPLICATIONS CLOSE Friday 9th October, 2020 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? What's your expected hourly rate? Right to live and work You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.

Showroom/Customer Service - Hawera

Full Time | Retail | South Taranaki District

Help us build New Zealand! PlaceMakers is New Zealand's leading and largest supplier of building materials to New Zealand’s commercial and residential construction markets. Part of New Zealand’s largest listed company, Fletcher Building, we employ more than 2,400 people in over 60 locations across the country and stock more than 100,000 product lines from concrete to paint and plasterboard. “Our motto is that nobody is easier to do business with” We have a wide variety of customers who come into our Hawera branch and it’s up to us to make sure we deliver outstanding service to each and every one of them. We’re looking for someone with the passion to ensure that we continue to be the leading supplier for everyone from the home DIYers to larger construction businesses. As first point of contact in our showroom, you will interact daily with our customers who are the heart and soul of our business. You will be a people person thriving most when supporting our customers so they get a winning in-store experience. You will build and maintain effective relationships with them by being solutions focused, offering product support and technical information. You will also play a vital part in direct sales with customers, getting orders pulled and ready for dispatch, and merchandising and maintaining aisles within the showroom. Skills and Experience Required: Proven experience in a customer service and/or retail sales environment Strong interpersonal skills with a bubbly personality Ability to build rapport with people from all ages and backgrounds Motivated, self-driven and able to work independently A strong focus on performance and dedication to support our valued customers Competent computer and numeracy skills Useful knowledge of our products, particularly paint and adhesives or the building industry is highly advantageous Proactive and able to think on your feet and under pressure This is a full time role working Monday - Friday 7.30am - 4pm. What’s in it for you? You will be joining a market-leading organisation where your role is not just about sales but also about building relationships and providing solutions to our customers! With your hard work and our support, we can help you to build a career! There are plenty of opportunities within PlaceMakers but being part of Fletcher Building means there are many other staff benefits on offer! If you are interested in a career where you get as much out as you put in and you are truly recognised and rewarded for your efforts, then click on the link to apply now. Please note: A pre-employment medical, including drug test will be required as well as the legal right to work in NZ indefinitely. Right to live and work You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.

Administrator/Office Assistant

Part Time | Office & Admin | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Alzheimers Taranaki is looking for a reliable, efficient and well-organised person with administrative experience to assist in the daily running of the organisation. The position is for 18 hrs a week Tuesday to Friday 9.30am-2pm with the flexibility of a possible increase in hours in the future. Essential Skills: typing and data entry, excellent IT skills, banking and financial administration experience Desirable: Experience of using MYOB or similar accounting software, reception duties Apply online with a cover letter and current CV. Contact: for more information Application close Friday 9th October 2020 The application form will include these questions: Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand? How many years' experience do you have as an office assistant? Which of the following Microsoft Office products are you experienced with? Do you have experience in an administration role? Which of the following accounting packages are you experienced with?

Process Safety Consultant

Full Time | Engineering | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Safety Solutions Ltd is a leader in the field of process safety in NZ and Australia bringing together a team of Process Safety consultants, trainers and engineers. Safety Solutions works with operating companies to establish their Process Safety programmes to the highest possible standards. We are looking for a Process Safety engineer/consultant with an operational background to add to our team in New Plymouth or Rotorua, New Zealand. A combination of the following activities are expected as part of this role Lead & facilitate safety assessments including HAZOPs/ LOPAs & risk assessments Conduct process safety gap studies/ audits Lead verification activities of safety related controls Provide advisory services in the area of safety management Our ideal candidate would be: a) A NZ Citizen/ Resident or Australian Citizen b) An experienced process safety engineer/ consultant with an operational background. Extensive facilitation experience is not a requirement. OR c) A senior process engineer (with an operational background) with experience in 2 of the following areas: hazard reviews, risk reviews, designing safety improvements, control verification, alarm management, functional safety. Safety Solutions is willing to accommodate flexible working arrangements. Start the conversation with us today. The application form will include these questions: Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand? How much notice are you required to give your current employer? Are you willing to relocate for this role? What's your preferred work type?

Legal Executive

Full Time | Legal | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Are you an outstanding multiskilled Legal Executive ready to immerse yourself in a law firm that will foster and grow your skills? Our client, Nicholsons Lawyers, is the oldest law firm in Taranaki servicing third generation families and offering a wide range of legal services. With such a long history and unsurpassed local knowledge, it’s fair to say they love the province and its people. Their success is attributed to the firms strong core value which is “their people are the most valuable asset.” It’s this philosophy that ensures that all the team work hard to build trust and maintain strong relationships with their clients. Is this the opportunity you have been looking for? This position is a very satisfying job that will not only allow you to use your breadth of knowledge in your area of expertise as a legal executive but also support you to grow your skills over time into more high profile and complex work. You will be working alongside a Commercial Partner providing essential support in legal tasks across a broad range of matters relating to residential and commercial transactions and trust, estate management. The role will also include an element of client facing work. The person Experience in the areas of conveyancing, subdivisions, refinancing, trusts and estates work High attention to detail and proven ability to prepare well written legal documentation Strong initiative with the ability to work independently as well as contributing to the team ethos Able to manage your time well and balance multiple projects and tasks Proven experience in establishing and maintaining strong client relationships An attitude of getting things done and recognising that clients’ time and money matter Must hold a current NZ legal Executive qualification In addition to the above criteria your research skills, file management and perceptive abilities are also key to the success of this role. If working in a strong team environment , focusing on delivering outstanding service to clients matters to you, we would love to hear from you. To obtain a copy of the position description email For a confidential discussion about this role contact Recruitment Specialist Glenny Lewis on 06 757 3155. All applications must be submitted online via Seek with a copy of your CV and cover letter Applications close 11 October 2020

Deputy Principal (2 positions)

Full Time | Education & training | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Description Sacred Heart Girls’ College Manawa Tapu Deputy Principal (2 positions) Special character position “Capabilities to assist in planning and organising the courses and programmes at the school to ensure they reflect the special character of the school shall be a condition of appointment” (Schedule 6 Clause 50 Education and Training Act 2020) This position requires the successful applicant to accept the condition to support, uphold and be positively involved in the special character of the school. Permanent, full-time 6 Management Units 1 Permanent Senior Management Allowance Start date: Thursday 28 January 2021 Sacred Heart Girls’ College New Plymouth is a Year 7-13 Catholic Integrated school, which celebrates the charism gifted to us by our founding order, the Sisters of Our Lady of the Missions. We are seeking inspirational leaders who embrace, support and uphold the Special Catholic Character of the college and commit to upholding and Living the Mission of the RNDM tradition through Ako, Manaakitanga and Wahine Toa. The successful candidates will possess and demonstrate the following skills and attributes: Culturally inclusive leadership with an ability to build and uphold reciprocally respectful mana-enhancing relationships with diverse peoples, along with utilisation of restorative practices Inspirational improvement-focussed collaborative leadership that promotes and values internal and external evaluation Motivated real-world visionary leadership that is flexible and embracing of innovation, including proven successful change management Aspirational leadership that effectively encourages and mentors the building of the potential of self and others Applications close Friday 6 November at 12 noon. Job description available on request. Current NZ Teachers’ Registration is a requirement. Address letter of application along with your CV and provide two professional referees with contact details to: The Principal’s PA Sacred Heart Girls’ College PO Box 3241, New Plymouth 4341 Or Email: Application details Apply online for this role or contact Denise Stachurski for more information.

Operations Administrator

Full Time | Office & Admin | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Description Port Taranaki is seeking a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our Operations division. This role will provide support to the Head of Operations as well as the wider Operations team. The ideal candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a proven track record of demonstrating outstanding time management, efficiency, and reliability. A high level of diversity within this role means that no two days will be the same. Within the same day you could be working with the Operations team on project work, setting up meetings for the Head of Operations and liaising with key stakeholders on developing or updating policies or procedures to ensure compliance with legislative changes. We are looking for an energetic candidate with a high level of commitment to company culture, safety and values. The individual must be capable of promoting a spirit of teamwork and cooperation both within the Operations team and across the company as a whole. Desirable candidates will be able to demonstrate the following; Outstanding written and verbal communication skills The ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and multi-task Excellent customer service when dealing with colleagues, customers and suppliers A background in process documentation, formation of Standard Operations Procedures (SOPs) along with strong technical writing and document control skills Excellent Microsoft Office and CRM systems knowledge Prior experience in project management administration Confident report writing skills A positive, “Can do” attitude Prior experience as an executive assistant. In return, we offer a positive and energetic environment with a dedicated team of professionals. You will be supported to deliver to the maximum of your capability with both professional and personal development. If you can demonstrate that you meet the above key selection criteria and you are motivated to contribute to the overall success of Port Taranaki, then apply online now. Applications must include a CV and cover letter. Applications close 5pm Monday 5th October 2020. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Application details Applications Close: 5-Oct-2020 05:00 PM Apply online for this role or contact Port Taranaki Limited for more information.

General Labourers - New Plymouth

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

Description We are looking for General Labourers for casual and on going work To successfully apply for this role you will need: To be able to use hand & power tools Two Work References Great Work Ethic & Reliable Good Personal Presentation Health and Safety Awareness Be Physically Fit Be Drug Free 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: 25-Oct-2020 05:00 PM Apply online for this role or contact Naki Labour Hire for more information. Advertisement

Registered Nurse - MH Assessment & Brief Care Team

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

Description Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth 0.93FTE, Rostered Rotating Shifts (Rostered 4 days on, 2 days off) Permanent Position Do you have Mental Health Nursing experience with acute assessment and therapeutic engagement skills? The MH Assessment & Brief Care Team is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Registered Nurse with the appropriate skills to join the team. As the successful candidate you will be working within a team of highly experienced and skilled Registered Nurses providing assessments and brief care for people experiencing mental health problems in the community. Interventions are provided from a strengths based approach to assist in building resilience and preventing onset of chronic symptoms and avoiding acute inpatient admission. As a Duly Authorised Officer you will also be required to provide advice on and facilitate Mental Health Act assessment processes as well as giving general mental health advice to the public. Ideally you will have a depth of experience working with people experiencing acute mental illness and demonstrate a variety of talking therapy skills. The successful candidate must have a current and valid Annual Practising Certificate with NZ Nursing Council and a current Drivers licence. If you are interested in the position please "apply online" from this page. Click here to view a job description. For further enquiries please contact Glenda Schumacher, Clinical Nurse Manager, on (06) 753 6139 or email Applications close 11 October 2020 Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Registered Nurse - Ward 2B, Paediatrics

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

Description Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth 1.2 FTE (available over 2 positions) Permanent Applications are invited from Registered Nurses to fill a position in our busy children's ward. Ward 2B cares for children from first weeks of life up to 15 years old, including medical, surgical and mental health. It is a diverse area where nurses are broadly skilled in all areas of paediatrics. This job is rostered and rotating shift patterns and successful applicant will be required to work 8 hour shifts at the following times: AM - 0645-1515 MID - 1130-2000 PM - 1445 - 2315 N - 2245 - 0715 Ideally candidates will have: Paediatric nursing experience A strong focus on family-centred care Ability to work flexibly within a team and be adaptable with time management. Motivation to give high quality nursing care. Excellent interpersonal skills, with ability to work in a MDT. A commitment to self directed learning A current Annual Practising Certificate Please click here to view full job description. If you are interested in the position please "apply online" from this page. If you would like further information about this position, please contact Jessica Dwyer (Clinical Nurse Manager) on 06 753 7777 ext 8095 or via email Applications close 9th October 2020. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Front of House

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

Description Gusto is a busy Restaurant by the ocean open 7 lunch and 6 dinner. We are looking for a hospitality all-rounder; someone with as much experience as possible in all disciplines, for part time or full time work. VACANCY: FOH Duty Manager (full time and part time positions available) Minimum of 2 years experience required FOH Waiting staff (Part time and Casual positions available) You must have excellent communication skills as customer service is our priority; passion and a dedication to hospitality a must. Knowledge of wines/beverages an advantage. You must be a good team contributor, have a great eye for detail, and be self-motivated, organised and absolutely accountable. Weekend work and nights are a part of the job so flexibility is a must. A candidate eager to pursue their career in hospitality and someone long-term preferred. Email it to Due to the volume of applications we regret that only successful candidates will be contacted. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. Application details Please apply with CV and cover letter before 10 October. We will contact successful candidates as soon as we can. Advertisement

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