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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.

Electrical/Instrumentation Technician/Dual Trader

Full Time | Trades & Services | South Taranaki District

JLE is one of New Zealand's leading providers of Electrical, Instrumentation and Mechanical Services to the Industrial sector with particular focus on Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Mining, Power Generation and the Dairy Industry. JLE's Hawera Branch has a growing Electrical Division and due to the increased workload we require the services of additional skilled Dual Trade- IMC/Electrical Technicians. We are seeking experienced Dual Trade- IMC/Electrical Technicians with a minimum of 5 years' experience. In order to be considered for these positions Candidates will need a minimum of: Qualified Instrumentation Qualifications and/or Dual Trade Qualified Electricians. Current NZ Electrical Registration and practicing license. EEHA or EAEA qualification is preferred but not mandatory Strong work ethic and great communication and interpersonal skills. Ensuring work is carried out safely and in accordance with JLE and statutory safety procedures and instruction requirements including client safety requirements. You will be required to pass a pre-employment drug and Alcohol test for this role. Only experienced qualified tradesmen need apply! You must be a NZ citizen, resident or hold a valid NZ work visa. In return for your hard work, dedication and level of experience you bring to the team you will be rewarded with a competitive package, the levels of which will be determined by the experience of the successful applicant. Applications close on Friday 28th August 2018 To apply for this position please email your CV to

Lounge Assistant

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

Air New Zealand is one of the world's leading airlines, known around the world not just for their name but also for their reputation, where they are renowned as "New Zealand's Most Reputable Organisation" as a result of their exceptional customer service, robust leadership, innovation, brand, corporate values and role as a strong ambassador for New Zealand. At Compass Group we have partnered with Air New Zealand as one team to create an incomparable lounge experience that people value and remember and as such, we have an exciting opportunity for an amazing full time Lounge Assistant to work within our New Plymouth Airport Lounge Operations. Reporting to the Regional Lounge Manager, this key role will be responsible for ensuring our highly engaging service culture is translated into outstanding “surprise and delight” moments for our valued customers by participating in a team that goes above and beyond for our valued clientele and ensuring our operations obtain the high levels of service standards expected at all times. If you’re our perfect candidate you will: Be hard working, reliable, flexible and able to work in a fast paced environment Have a friendly, outgoing personality Have excellent communication skills and a ‘can do’ attitude Have solid working experience within a 5-star environment Demonstrate a passion for people, customer service and quality. This full time, 30 hours per week role will require flexibility regarding working hours as it includes weekend shifts. The successful applicant will be able to satisfactorily pass a security clearance. If this sounds like you, click ‘Apply’ now!! Vickie Guy Applications close Thursday 30th August 2018. Great People, Real Opportunities

Registered Nurse

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

At Summerset we are here to bring the best of life to our residents. To do this, we know we need to take care of our people to form a team who are strong enough to care, operate as one team, and strive to do their best. Now, we are looking for a Registered Nurse to join our village. Ideally you will have experience in aged care and may even have InterRAI qualifications too. But more important to us will be your genuine love for all kinds of people from all walks of life. This is a busy and diverse role, delivering clinical care in a warm and caring manner to our residents within the rest home and hospital. Therefore, you will need to be resilient, kind and patient, while a good level of fitness will prove useful for delivering the best in personal care. You will also need to be a team player and able to manage your time well in order to complete all your tasks. You will also have the ability to work on a rostered and rotating shift and a minimum of 60 hours per fortnight. To recognise the important work that you do for our residents, we offer; An enthusiastic and supportive team that is fun to be part of Health cover (if applicable), social sporting teams and discounts at a range of suppliers Career development and growth opportunities and support with PDRP to ensure that our nurses are highly skilled to provide the best possible care to our residents. If you, or someone you know, are strong enough to care, then we would love to hear from you. Applicants for this position must also have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Enrolled Nurse and/or Health Care Assistant

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

Hospice Taranaki mission is to work in partnership with patients, their families/whanau and organisations to provide and influence best practice care, support and understanding at the end of life. Qualification as an Enrolled Nurse or a Health Care Assistant are required for these positions. Palliative care training and or experience would be an advantage. We offer an excellent orientation programme with on-going professional development opportunities. With a supportive and friendly workplace and an excellent team dedicated to helping people to make the most of their life. We are looking for someone with: excellent communication time management and organisational skills ability to relate well to a wide range of people have empathy with the health needs of different cultures can work independently and as part of a team you will need to reside within NZ at the time of application and hold all relevant work visas(s). The beginning fulltime salary for a Health Care Assistant is $39,875 and the beginning fulltime salary for an Enrolled Nurse is $45,203. You need to complete our APPLICATION FORM for; Health Care Assistant and/or Enrolled Nurse positions - contact, via email - for this form along with the job description. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

24/7 Foster Parent for a Young Person

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

24/7 Foster Parent for a Young Person – Ready to Give Your All? Taranaki “Supporting Families Caring for Children” At the Open Home Foundation (OHF) we believe that with support, patience and love every young person can thrive. Are you able to provide this solid support and care in your home to a young person who is unable to live with their family? Right now, a young person in your area needs a safe, loving home for up to 18 months. To give the young person the support they need, we need you to be willing to commit to this important role 24/7. To support you we provide a generous non-taxable board payment, access to 24/7 support, professional training and regular breaks. OHF is committed to mobilising the mainstream Christian community to serve Tamariki and Whanau in Aotearoa New Zealand. This is an opportunity to combine your experience and our shared commitment to young people who have experienced great challenges in their lives and whose behaviours can be challenging. The ideal applicants will: • ?Be nurturing, patient, energetic and team orientated • Be open to parenting strategies for that particular young person • Have no children under 17 living at home • Have NZ residency and a full driver's licence For an application pack or further details please contact: Laura Brits Open Home Foundation p. 06 758 9971 e.

Safe Work Permit Activity Coordinator

Full Time | Manufacturing | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Offers good work/life balance; Mon – Fri day shift plus overtime Are you seeking new challenges, permanent, stable long-term employment? International company, ongoing challenges and excellent training New Plymouth; great location and lifestyle DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP) is a holding company comprised of The Dow Chemical Company and DuPont with the intent to form strong, independent, publicly traded companies in agriculture, materials science and specialty products sectors that will lead their respective industries through productive, science-based innovation to meet the needs of customers and help solve global challenges. For more information, please visit us at The positions represented by this job posting are aligned to one of the three divisions, Agriculture, Materials Science or Specialty Products, which are expected to separate from DowDuPont into stand-alone public companies. Information on the division alignment will be provided during the recruitment process. Corteva Agriscience ™ **, Agriculture Division of DowDuPont has an exciting opportunity for a responsible, motivated person to join our manufacturing team as a Safe Work Permit (SWP) Activity Coordinator/Gatekeeper at the New Plymouth site where we operate a chemical blending plant and equipment (batch process) and packaging lines. Reporting to the Site Leader and working closely with operations, maintenance and EHS personnel you will be required to support the achievement of effective, efficient, & safe maintenance activities by providing the following key purposes; - Safe Work Permit focal point; Supporting the training, assessment and coaching of SWP issuers and supporting roles Coordinating daily/weekly allocation of SWP issuing responsibilities Be the primary SWP writer for activities that require higher level of authority - Perform Gatekeeper responsibilities, reviewing and approving submitted work order requests for release and action by maintenance personnel. Your working hours will be 40 hours per week Monday to Friday with the requirement to periodically be on-call and/or undertake overtime (if necessary). You need to offer: Minimum of five years+ manufacturing (chemical, petrochemical or allied) experience where you gained experience in writing work permits for a wide range of applications Good working knowledge of maintenance activities in a manufacturing plant; trade background would be useful Good computer literacy Influential leadership ability, great communication and organisational skills Team player with positive attitude and initiative Good problem-solving skills and commitment to continuous improvement NZQA unit standards in relevant areas would be beneficial Great working conditions with excellent ongoing training is provided. We offer a comprehensive income package (including superannuation). For further information, a detailed job description or to apply for this position, please contact Chris Matthews, phone 027 452 3975, email: Unless otherwise requested, your details may be discussed with our client. All email responses will be responded to electronically. ** We are excited to announce that Corteva Agriscience™ is the name of the new Agriculture Division of DowDuPont™. We are bringing together DuPont Crop Protection, DuPont Pioneer and Dow AgroSciences to create a market-shaping, standalone agriculture company with leading positions in seed technologies, crop protection and digital agriculture. We will work across the global agriculture value chain to create a more efficient food system. At Corteva Agriscience™, we seek to enrich the lives of those who produce and those who consume. This means we will help rejuvenate the agricultural ecosystem to support people and the planet and to ensure progress for generations to come

Learning Mentor - Electrical Industry

Full Time | Education & training | South Taranaki District

Who are we? We help young people on their journey to become capable, competent, and widely experienced registered electricians. The Electrical Training Company (Etco) is 100% owned by Master Electricians, the electrical contracting industry representative body. Our mission is to employ, educate, and develop Etco apprentices to be among the most capable electricians in the industry, and we have been doing this for 27 years. Due to an internal promotion we now have this vacancy in New Plymouth and look forward to receiving your application. Our Apprentices are important to us, and our willingness to develop them motivates us to provide excellent learning environments and strong support for the 3.5 years they are in our care. Who are you? You are a Registered Electrician looking for the next challenge in your career. Perhaps you are passionate about using your skills and experience to help others work their way into the industry, or you may be wanting to give back to your industry. To thrive in this role, you will: be a NZ registered electrician with a current practicing license or the ability to obtain one be self-driven with a strong work ethic and very high integrity for working in a supportive highly autonomous environment be passionate about the next generation of electricians be strongly health and safety focused be experienced in working with ambitious young adults understand challenges apprentices face during their apprenticeship be willing to travel regularly in the Taranaki/Wanganui regions and occasionally further afield. What can we do together? Together we will put the Apprentices at the heart of all we do. We will do whatever it takes to get them over the line to qualify. We will be supportive but demanding when we need to be and we don't shy away from tough conversations. We will ensure that Electrical Training Company and its apprentices are 'leaders of excellence' in the Electrical industry. Your role as an Apprentice Mentor will be to support this by: developing relationships with industry stakeholders and schools recruiting for and selecting the right people into Apprenticeships in your region using our proven processes. liaising with and supporting Host companies and finding new hosts ensuring apprentices and hosts understand Health and Safety and their responsibility to keep themselves and others around them safe supporting apprentices to ensure they succeed in their study, assignments, night-classes, and records of evidence providing pastoral care… guiding them through their personal and professional growth in an important time in their lives. being their advocate and mentor, look after their wellbeing and getting them through. What's next? If reading this advert excites you, please contact Spencer Shaw at OneStaff New Plymouth 06 968 4510 Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Class 5 Driver - New Plymouth

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

Now is the time to join a stable, steady infrastructure services business, with a promising looking horizon! Downer is one of the largest road infrastructure services businesses in New Zealand, maintaining over 32,000km of roading in NZ. We work hard and are proud of what we do – maintenance and repair of roads across New Zealand We are looking for a Class 5 Driver / Operator to join our road maintenance team in New Plymouth What’s on offer? *Industry leader with a focus on 'Safety First' *Excellent career opportunity - full training & support provided *Permanent, full time employment on long term maintenance contract *Guaranteed minimum 40 hours / week + opportunity for overtime + benefits About you: Experience operating a variety of plant would be an advantage. *Hold class 1- 5 licences *Be highly motivated and have a willingness to adapt/learn new things *Have a strong safety focus and a can do attitude Don't delay, we’d love to hear from you today! Apply now by visiting our website and enter 551579 into the keyword search. Our workplaces are drug and alcohol free - all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment drug test and medical.

Aluminium Extrusion Plant Dayshift Positions

Contract | Manufacturing | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

About AWF Every day across New Zealand, thousands of people work through AWF. We've been in business since 1988 and our 30 branches help a huge variety of local and national businesses with the skills they need to operate successfully. The Work You will be working as part of a team in a well-established local company in Bell Block that produce aluminium components for the New Zealand and the Export market. Skills & Experience Required - General work experience. - Have the ability to work well in a team as well as unsupervised. - Reliable transport to get to and from the job. - Be Physically Fit. - As the work is for an immediate start, you need to already be eligible to work in New Zealand. - A clean criminal history and you will also be drug free. - Must be able to work weekends - shifts are 4 days on/4 days off roster. Benefits - You will be paid competitive rates and weekly. - Overtime rates apply. - We'll look after the paperwork so that you'll get the holiday pay, sick pay and ACC cover you're entitled to, and we'll pay your tax. We have work starting ASAP so apply today or call 0800 88 88 60 ext 251. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Freight Investigator

Part Time | Customer service & call centre | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

New Zealand Post is an iconic New Zealand business and we are committed to a future that meets our customer's needs both physically and digitally. We are charting a course towards a big future - we choose to be bold - and nothing will get in the way of delivering what our customers care about. As a Freight Investigator your role is critical to customer experience; providing a positive outcome for customer complaints and ensuring missing freight or products are sorted, processed, dispatched correctly. In this dynamic job you will: Take responsibility of managing customer complaints and providing a positive outcome for customers Investigate, organise delivery and communicate regularly with our customers, handling freight in a careful and professional manner Liaise with various internal contacts to solve problems and raise issues where required Build relationships with new and existing customers and highlight new business opportunities This is a great opportunity for you to work within a dedicated team who contribute to making Courier Post a great place to work. To be successful in this role you will need to Work Monday to Friday 0930 - 1800, and be available to work Saturdays when required Be a committed teammate who puts customers first Have a high level of customer service and strong communication skills Competent computer skills Have an accurate eye for detail and the ability to handle stressful situations Have a team based approach In return for upholding our promise to customers as well as `buying' in to our values, we can offer our employees a rich and diverse workplace offering. Your opportunity could start right here. Apply now. For more information about careers at New Zealand Post visit 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. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Qualified Carpenters - Taranaki

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

Are you an experienced and qualified Carpenter looking for new opportunities with a progressive modern company? Livingstone Building are building major commercial projects in Taranaki Region and we need to add you to our team of motivated and valued staff. We can offer you competitive rates, allowances, job security and opportunities to progress in our company and you will work on varied and interesting projects where you can build your skills and experience while working with Livingstone to build excellent buildings for our clients. The right applicant will have: Proven construction industry skills and experience Relevant trade qualifications Great communication skills The willingness to travel and stay away if needed A good level of health and fitness The ability to work confidently as part of a team or unsupervised A high standard of workmanship Full tool kit including nail guns You must pass a pre-employment drug test and criminal conviction check for work in schools and the Department of Corrections. If you have any further questions, please phone our office on 07 849 0082 To express your interest please email Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


Full Time | Manufacturing | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Greymouth Petroleum is seeking rig crew members for current and ongoing drilling projects. From Leasehand to Tool Pusher, if you want local Taranaki rig work, please get in touch. This is a rare and exciting opportunity to be part of a great team and take advantage of the oil and gas industry in your backyard. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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