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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.

Night Cleaners

Full Time | Manufacturing | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Tegel Foods Ltd is an iconic New Zealand brand with a long history of producing quality products to New Zealand's high standards. We produce high volumes and a wide variety of Halal chicken products, which we proudly deliver daily throughout New Zealand. We are proud to be helping families eat well every day. A number of Night Cleaning roles has just come available and we're looking for people who can efficiently clean our processing plant to the quality standards required. Hygiene and health and safety in a food manufacturing environment is critical to our business. Any experience in this regard would be an advantage. If you have energy, are reliable, hardworking, have good verbal communication are in good health and are physically fit, you are the type of person we are looking for. You will need proven work experience with contactable employment references. The key skills required for this role include: Attention to detail Ability to change and adapt A 'Can do and will do' attitude. Must be a team player These are Monday-Friday full time roles starting at + 7.00pm. Some weekend and public holiday work may be required Only applicants with the legal right to work in NZ need apply. Please be advised, our recruitment process will include a pre-employment medical, numeracy literacy assessment and drug screening. To apply please go to Right to live and work You must have the right to live and work in this location to apply for this job.

Part time Receptionist/Accounts Clerk

Part Time | Legal | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Till Henderson are looking for a part time receptionist and accounts clerk for their New Plymouth Office. The hours of work at 10 am to 3.30 pm, Monday to Friday. Duties include, answering the phone, making appointments, arranging deliveries, assisting in the administration of the firms trust account, file closing and archiving and general office administration. Please apply with a covering letter and a copy of your CV by post to Till Henderson PO Box 1 New Plymouth or by email to 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 Police Check (Criminal Record Check) for employment?


Full Time | Construction & Roading | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

With the recent growth of Versatile New Plymouth, we are looking to grow our team of top class builders. Attitude, enthusiasm, a passion for great customer service and ability is paramount! What will you be doing in this role? Building across all our ranges. Making sure that you and everyone is safe on the building site. Working closely with the Operations Manager to ensure any issues are dealt with quickly. What will you have to succeed in this role? Positive attitude and an ability to get things done. Experience and confidence with all sorts of building, LBP or qualifications are not a necessity, but desired. Proven ability to work within a team environment. Clean drivers licence to travel around the area. An eye for quality and attention to detail What’s on offer for you? The chance to be part of a growing company, with the potential to develop and grow your skills base. A great working environment and a friendly team. The chance to increase your skill set. Varied and challenging jobs and an environment that changes daily Competitive pay rates with full time work If you are committed to customers, don’t mind working hard, and enjoy a busy, fun and just occasionally chaotic working environment please make contact. Please note we will contact successful applicants only. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Sign writer / Applicator / Installer

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

Work will be varied and will include: Vinyl application, Sign making & installation, Vehicle wrapping, Vinyl Computer operation You’ll have had valid experience in the Sign industry Have high work standards with an eye for detail Be well presented and professional Be customer orientated, reliable and punctual Able to work in a fast paced environment & enjoy delivering a quality job to our customers Have a current drivers license. Future shareholder potential for the right person Please respond via e-mail with your CV to - Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Occupational Therapist - Community Mental Health

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

Taranaki Base Hospital, New Plymouth 1.0 FTE (80 Hours per Fortnight) Permanent Position Are you an Occupational Therapist with specialist skills and experience in the area of Mental Health and Addictions? Are you passionate about delivering a high quality service to people requiring Mental Health & Addiction? We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced Mental Health Occupational Therapist to work in our specialist multi-disciplinary team. The successful candidate will provide a community/outpatient based mental health interventions to service users in the New Plymouth, North & South Taranaki areas The service is structured around a diverse multi-disciplinary team, which utilises a keyworker system of care of which individualised recovery plans, risk management, discharge planning and service co-ordination are integral parts. These are developed with service users and their whanau. The successful candidate will ideally: Be registered with the New Zealand Occupational Therapy Board and must hold a current annual practicing certificate. Have extensive experience in mental status & risk assessment and formulation of appropriate management plans Have highly developed skills in competing Functional Assessments Support service-users in goal setting and recovery focused interventions. Experience with delivering a range of therapeutic interventions and talking therapies. Previous mental health case management experience. 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 (2,100 staff) operating in the exciting, changing Health sector. If you are interested in this position, please apply online from this page. For a job description click here. Applications close on 5 July 2020. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Intermediate to senior accountant

Full Time | Accounting | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

A great opportunity has risen for an experienced, fully qualified Accountant (ideally CA qualified but not essential.) to step up and take charge of a role in a client focused Privately operated CA firm which is part of larger national network We offer a friendly team environment, which is client focused and you will be able to continue on in your personal accounting industry development. The role: Prepare financial statements for a wide range of clients *Compliance work including the preparation of tax returns Complete work in a team environment The person: 2+CA experience Experience with preparation of financial statements and tax returns Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) Xero, XPA and banklink Exposure to business advisory would be advantageous Other admin duties that may arise A clean driving license If you think you have the skills and experience required for this position hen email your CV and a covering letter to Please note that all applications are reviewed but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please email your CV and a covering letter. Applicant must have NZ residency status.

Agricultural Machinery Operator

Full Time | Agriculture, Farming, Forestry & Fishing | South Taranaki District

We are an agricultural contracting business based in South Taranaki. We do agriculture! Cultivation through to harvest, general cartage work, effluent spreading as well as digger work. We have positions available ranging from permanent full time to seasonal operator positions. Priority will be given to experienced operators, but will consider less experienced operators with the right attitude, as we will provide training. Workshop skills are an advantage, but not essential. Flexibility and commitment to working extended hours when necessary. Drug, alcohol or mobile phone dependency will not be tolerated under any circumstances. You will be required to pass drug/alcohol checks, and be able to function without having to check Facebook/ Snapchat/Social Media every 10 minutes. Applicants must have NZ residency or valid NZ work Visa. If you are energetic and hardworking we want to hear from you. Rates of pay will be based on experience.

Operations Manager - Central Region

Full Time | Engineering | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Are you our next Operations Manager? If you are an experienced Operations Manager with great organisational and people skills, we need YOU! About Intergroup: InterGroup Limited is New Zealand's Infrastructure, Industrial and Coatings Services specialists with 35 years of experience in servicing local government authorities, state-owned enterprises and small and large private contractors. We cover everything from pipeline inspection and repair, drainage maintenance, hydro extraction. liquid waste management, specialist industrial and marine services, abrasive blasting, high-pressure water-jetting and more. We also deliver a variety of industrial services on various offshore oil facilities in the Maari and Tui oil fields. About the job: Reporting to the General Manager, the Operations Manager role will coordinate and manage the interdependencies between groups of related projects/ contracts, managing horizontally across operational contracts/projects and ensuring that cross-contact/project work effort remains feasible from a business standpoint and returns the expected benefits to the Company. Working closely with Leads, you will provide local direction and leadership whilst ensuring the appropriate allocation, coordination and utilisation of both staff and plant. You will be responsible for business growth within the region, driving operational excellence in the delivery of service, with overall responsibility for cost control whilst meeting all health, safety, environmental and quality requirements. What you need: The successful applicant will be a highly motivated individual with a few years' management experience under their belt. To be considered suitable for this position, you will: Be degree-qualified in an Engineering, Operations, Business or Management field Have a minimum of 5 years in a management role, managing projects and staff Lead and implements continuous improvements through effective change management Adapt and work effectively in a changing environment Have the ability to lead, motivate and contribute to outstanding team performance and to achieving goals and strategies Conduct critical analysis to facilitate informed decision making Gather relevant information to identify or deal with key issues and relationships Have advanced skills in financial management, budgeting, and contract negotiations Be conscientious and well-organised with an ability to get things done Have good reporting skills Communication and networking skills Be creative, influential and solutions-focused Have high professional integrity As our organisation is a drug/alcohol-free company and safety is our priority, additional criteria would be passing our pre-employment drug/alcohol tests and the completion of reference checks. In return, we offer a very competitive remuneration and opportunity for development. So, if you are ready for your next challenge and you are up for ours, apply TODAY! Please note we do not always work to fixed closing dates and may start considering applications as they are received so we encourage you to apply early. No expressions of interest from recruitment agencies, please.

Tanker Drivers - Whareroa (Fixed Term)

Contract | Transport & Logistics | South Taranaki District

Join an essential New Zealand food manufacturing business Drive some of the best trucks in the industry Start and end your roster at the same depot each day Enjoy a different view from your office window every drive A bit about your role: Our Tanker Operators are professional drivers and safety leaders who are committed to delivering excellent customer service and quality product. With fixed-term opportunities available our Whareroa site, you will enjoy a role that offers: Shift rosters giving you flexibility by having a set roster of days, nights and start times that see you with time at home every day. Great on-the-job training with state of the art technology in modern trucks. A great team environment as you band together with other experienced professional drivers. Enjoy excellent working conditions, great income, uniform and a number of other benefits. As an essential New Zealand food manufacturing business, never has it been more important for us to deliver to every New Zealander who is counting on us. We need your help as we strive to meet the challenge. We’re on the lookout for passionate and professional drivers, with: Current full Class 5 Driver Licence. Recent experience driving truck and trailer. Exposure to country roads and live loads is highly desirable. Our operators can truly take pride in their work. Open doors to enhance your career with opportunities to develop in our milk collection team or the wider Fonterra family. Become part of the Fonterra journey – apply today. You will need to provide proof of your eligibility to work in New Zealand. Documents you can use are: NZ passport OR NZ birth certificate AND Drivers Licence (AND proof of name change if applicable e.g. Marriage Certificate) OR Foreign passport with valid visa If you don’t have this ready yet, please ensure you start to collect the relevant documents now as we will need these before we can book you into an online interview should you progress to that stage. Our recruitment process will include an online interview, a practical drive along with pre-employment checks (including drug and medical, reference check, right to work and a police check). Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Healthcare Assistant (PTE) Radius Thornleigh Park

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

Exceptional People Exceptional Care About the Role As a Healthcare Assistant, you will work under the guidance of a Registered Nurse to provide quality care. Assist with feeding and washing a patient. You don't need any formal qualifications to be a healthcare assistant, you do need to have compassion, ability to learn if you want to progress in the field. This is a permanent part-time role (Working 30 hours per week) Some Duties include but not limited to: Report to the charge nurse and complete delegated tasks in a timely manner Residents' personal care tasks i.e. hygiene, grooming, toileting Including mobilising, shaving, brushing of teeth and hair Maintain documents in resident healthcare records Skills and Experience 1+ year of previous aged care experience New Zealand Certificate in Health and wellbeing level 2-3 or equivalent preferred but not mandatory People skills with empathy for the elderly and their families Good written and verbal communication skills The flexibility to work on a rostered shift basis About the company We are a New Zealand owned and operated company, Radius Care specialises in health and aged care for the elderly and disabled. 22 locations nationwide, employing over 1500 staff and providing professional aged care for more than 1700 residents. We are one of the leading health care providers in New Zealand. Benefits Immigration NZ accredited employer Benefits and discounts via our staff app with over 40 retail outlets! Transfer to any of our 22 locations The Employee Assistance Programme Training and development, i.e. literacy and numeracy, assistance with NZQA qualifications Long service payment How to apply Apply via Trademe or visit our careers website (Click here) and apply

Digital Technology Teacher

Full Time | Education & training | South Taranaki District

We are working with a school in Taranaki who are seeking an enthusiastic teacher who is passionate about continuing to develop the digital technology programmes within their school. Applicants should have an understanding of the digital technology curriculum and have skills which would allow them to teach through to NCEA Level 3. What we are looking for: Teachers Registration with the Education Council Enthusiastic and adaptable people People open to new experiences and philosophies Current New Zealand Work Rights or work visa To apply, please send your resume to At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Assistant Manager/ Head Barista

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

Bell block’s EDEN is a busy local café/eatery by day and a quality dinner restaurant in the evening… We are looking for an experienced full-time Assistant Manager who has exceptional barista skills. You must be able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment and still be able to produce coffee to a high standard consistently every time. You will be responsible for training new staff so experience in barista training and a patient personality is essential As well as your top-notch barista skills you must also have exceptional customer service and the ability to build customer relationships. A minimum of 2 years' experience is required and you must have a positive can-do attitude. In return, we offer a negotiable wage which will reflect the high standard and experience we are looking for. Morning shift only. Please email your CV to

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