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Village Manager – Jean Sandel

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

About Ryman Healthcare At Ryman Healthcare, we have 30 years' experience in retirement living and residential care and we are continually raising the bar on the service we offer. We are passionate about exceeding the expectations of our residents and their families. With a ‘grow our own’ philosophy, we invest in developing our people and promote a culture of kindness! With 32 retirement villages, we have built an unprecedented reputation of exceptional resort style villages in both New Zealand and Australia. About the Role We have an exceptional opportunity for an agile and driven Village Manager to lead our Jean Sandel Retirement Village in New Plymouth. You will be responsible for co-ordinating and managing all operational activities of the village whilst ensuring compassionate and excellent quality of care and service is provided to all residents. With proven HR, leadership and staff management experience, you will lead from the front and be responsible for building, developing and managing a strong multi-disciplined team. You will also have a strong client focus especially in our integrated facility comprising of Residential Care, Serviced apartments and independent living. This role is supported by an experienced senior management team and gives you the scope to further your development with our Ryman Leaders programme. About You You will build meaningful relationships quickly by being approachable, positive and people orientated. You will thrive in a fast-paced environment, demonstrating high energy and resilience. You will also enjoy problem solving, creating solutions and have excellent communication skills. This could be your opportunity to take on a new challenge and join one of NZ’s most successful companies at a senior level! Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Real Estate Career

Contract | Real estate & Property | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Real Estate Career With Support and Training **please note this is a commission only role** Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.


Contract | Hospitality & Tourism | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Ryman Healthcare’s Jean Sandel Retirement Village is seeking a reliable and friendly Housekeeper to join our welcoming team. We have a part time, fixed term position available with an immediate start until 31 July 2018 working the following shifts: - Wednesday–Friday 0800-1330 - Saturday 0830-1200 Key skills required: Previous housekeeping experience Empathy with elderly and their families Experience with elderly with dementia preferred Professional, friendly and enthusiastic attitude Ability to work independently and to the highest standards Benefits: Friendly and supportive team environment Part time hours with extra casual shifts to suit your schedule Full orientation provided Opportunities for career progression Take a look at what goes on at a Ryman Healthcare Retirement Village in the video below! Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Weekend Chef

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

Calling all Chefs! We have a Food revolution under way at Ryman Healthcare’s retirement villages. "Ryman Delicious" is our all-new approach to food and fine dining. Developing menus with more choice introduces more complexity for chefs and Ryman Healthcare is investing in redesigning our kitchens and putting in extra resources to make it work. Ryman Healthcare’s Jean Sandel Retirement Village is seeking an enthusiastic Chef to join our friendly team and cook home style kiwi fare meals for our appreciative residents. We have a part time position available working Saturday and Sunday 0800-1700. There will also be casual shifts offered when available. Key skills required: Previous experience as a Cook or Chef Ability to lead a team and run a kitchen Ability to cater for special functions and dining events Highly organised and reliable Personable with a positive attitude Benefits: Experience recognised with competitive rates Fun, friendly and supportive team environment Ongoing training provided Well oriented staff 24 hour management support Take a look at what goes on in a Ryman Healthcare Retirement Village in the video below. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Mechanical Technician

Full Time | Engineering | South Taranaki District

Full Job Description Our client is a very well established New Zealand company that is a market leader in the FMCG Food industry. Their plant in New Plymouth produces high quality food at large volumes and high speed. To retain the efficient output of quality food products the plant needs to be kept running and regular preventative maintenance needs to be done. As part of the large Maintenance team, the Maintenance Technician will work as part of a well skilled team who do mechanical faultfinding of the highly automated plant production machinery, preventative maintenance, and mechanical upgrades to increase both reliability and efficiency. This position suits someone who has strong mechanical aptitude, has strong fault-finding skills and experience working in Plants such as FMCG, Manufacturing, Steel, Mining, or Pulp & Paper. You will need to be at least a trade or advanced trade certificate qualified mechanical engineer or fitter. There are currently two roles available as one staff member has left to return home overseas and another for other personal reasons. Shifts Available Day Shift: 11 am start, working 9 hours per day, and 8 hours alternate Saturdays Night Shift: 4 on 4 off, 1 am start, 12 hours per day Requirements to be considered for this role: Level 4 mechanical trade qualified Experienced with fast moving, highly automated production Experience in conveyors, processing and packaging machinery m Experience with ammonia refrigeration Fault finding and troubleshooting skills Preventative maintenance skills Pumps, pneumatics, hydraulics, conveyors – highly desirable Health and Safety aware Able to work unsupervised These roles are both well-paying and may be negotiated depending on the person, their experience, and hours worked. Time and half for any overtime worked or on non-rostered days. The company offer a few other perks of: company medical rates, a holiday on your birthday, and reduced staff sales on food. Relocation costs can be covered by the company within New Zealand. TRS has been New Zealand’s trusted recruitment specialist for industry since 1996. To apply for this position please click on the relevant button below, alternatively for a confidential and discreet inquiry contact David Milmine on 0800 171 000 if calling from New Zealand, +64 4 472 6558 if calling internationally or email Note: If this vacancy is not exactly what you are seeking, then please contact me in confidence to discuss your individual requirements. All our jobs are listed at David Milmine 0800 171 000

Swim School Instructor

Part Time | Sport & recreation | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

The Todd Energy Aquatic Centre is looking for part-time swim instructors to join the centre's fantastic team. Our swim school is a seven-day operation with classes from 9.30am to 3pm, 3.30pm to 6pm, and weekend mornings. To be successful you will need to demonstrate the ability to manage an effective and efficient swim school class, in addition to assisting with the professional approach of the swim school through the production of class reports and certificates. You will need to have or be willing to obtain a current first aid certificate and an ASTA or Austswim certificate. These are part-time roles and the hours of work shall be five hours per week (with the potential for extra hours when there is a business need, by mutual agreement) during the school term only. 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 with us between $41,311 - $44,863 pro-rata. 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. If you have a genuine interest in children and enjoy teaching and swimming, then we would like to hear from you! Applications close on Sunday, 28 January 2018.


Full Time | Engineering | All Taranaki

Career progression and advancement opportunities Candidates must have the current legal right to work in New Zealand to apply Apply or phone for a confidential chat DRAFTSPERSON Mechanical or Structural Graduate or Experienced Draftsperson Are you seeking a challenge and a location offering a fantastic lifestyle with Taranaki listed as the 2nd best region in the world to visit by Lonely Planet? Do you appreciate being recognised as part of a team rather than been just another number at a desk? If so then read further! This well established and expanding national firm provides high level safety products to the construction industry. This organisation has successfully delivered on a range of projects around New Zealand and have earned a reputation of delivering exceptional service on time and on budget. With their head office in South Taranaki (near Hawera) you would be working with some of best in the business and will be able to grow and expand your career with them. This role has the flexibility of being based in New Plymouth for 2 days a week but the other 3 days you would be based in their main offices near Hawera. You will be involved with a range of duties but mainly including the production of drawings and working on new products and product ranges so 3D Modelling would be ideal or having the capabilities of learning it. Experience with Solid Works, or Solid Edge is preferred, however; if you have fantastic computer skills, the right attitude and your values match theirs and you want an opportunity to move into design/ drafting they will provide the relevant training needed. General duties will include: Drafting engineering designs and drawings from preliminary calculations and concepts Managing the drafting duties of small to large scale projects Liaising with Project Managers, Production Staff and other relevant internal and external parties Experience on the tools carrying out practical work is highly recommended and you would also need to be versatile in your work as you could at times be required to go to various sites to carry out site measurements. You will be creative and able to think ‘outside the box’, be keen to explore new ways of drafting and have a genuine appetite for change and growth. Their values are set out below. Visionary Challenge the status quo if you can see a better way Be innovative to create better solutions and design Always look for new opportunities to make 'everything better' Be versatile and receptive to better ideas Ownership If it's your area of responsibility own the challenge, own the project and deliver it to the required standard Be accountable for your actions Collaborative Communicate well - be honest, open and fair Make the interests of the team and the customer your own Listen and respect the viewpoint of others Be thankful - show appreciation where it’s due If these values resonate with you, please apply. You’ll love working here!!! Only those with the current legal right to work in New Zealand will be considered for this position. Please apply to this advert is strict confidence or contact Bruce Jordan at NES Global Talent on 021 247 7311 for further information. Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients. Bruce Jordan +64 6 758 6329


Full Time | Office & Admin | All Taranaki

AWF is part of AWF Madison Group - New Zealand’s only staffing provider listed on the NZX. Today, we are the largest staffing provider with a geographic spread almost double our nearest competitor. With 35 branches from Kaitaia to Invercargill, there are up to 3,500 people working through AWF every day. From providing chippies to the country's largest constructors, roller drivers to civil contractors; devanning services, picking and packing for many iconic brands; driving trucks in some of the largest fleets; to processing many of the food items we all eat every day, AWF supply them all. As a Candidate Consultant in the AWF business you will provide administration and customer service expertise to support the business in providing quality staff to our clients You will be a person who is highly motivated, has excellent communication skills, and who excels in delivering a superior service to our customers. Comfortably managing a number of tasks at any one time will set you apart as a high performing team member. What do you need to be a Candidate Consultant at AWF? A real desire to see others succeed A great attitude Experience working in a fast paced environment Administration experience gained somewhere where multi-tasking is the norm Team focused attitude High attention to detail Excellent written and verbal communication skills Experience using the Microsoft suite Duties and Responsibilities Build exceptional relationships with both internal and external clients Provide regular communication with customers and temp employees Manage daily dispatch procedures and ensure effective service delivery Ensure daily compliance within proven operating systems Head out to sites, perform toolbox meetinf with our team and clients Benefits: Our teams work for AWF because it’s the biggest and the best in the industry; we pride ourselves on the value we place on our employees and the lengths we go to too ensure we are constantly improving on our service standards. You will be proud to be part of this and be rewarded with a great salary and bonuses for your important contribution to the company’s continued success.

Work Group Manager - Transportation

Full Time | Engineering | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Our New Plymouth office is currently undergoing significant growth which has created a need for us to bolster our team capabilities. As a result, we now have an exciting opportunity for a commercially astute and confident leader to play a key role in our New Plymouth office. As the Work Group Manager - Transportation, you'll be leading a talented and diverse team, as well as supporting the strategic growth of the business through the development of strong client relationships and the commercial management of projects and service delivery. You'll enjoy a variety of interesting work, offering challenging projects and a wide range of clients. As a high performing and talented professional, you might be looking for the next step in your career that will offer you both challenge and personal growth. This is a very interesting role with lots of variety, no two days will be the same. The opportunity: Lead your team, taking on some of NZ's most challenging and meaningful projects Continue to develop our advances in the industry with high levels of autonomy Manage, encourage and develop staff to achieve their full potential Key management role that will complement your technical and project management abilities You will have: Extensive demonstrated experience in transportation infrastructure Natural leadership with experience in managing project teams and growing client relationships Brilliant communication and the capability to lead commercial delivery within a consultancy environment BEng Civil or equivalent, preferably chartered And how about you? You'll be agile, invested in your career and have the technical expertise and the commercial acuity to contribute to our business. In return, we'll offer you a career-defining role, interesting and meaningful projects and the opportunity to work with world leading experts. At Opus we foster a culture of collaboration, innovation and success. For further information, please view the position description and to apply online, click on 'apply'.


Contract | Construction & Roading | Stratford / Central Taranaki District

Great opportunity to join a top team working on South Taranaki/Central Taranaki road infrastructure. Multiple opportunities for Class 2, Class 4, and WTR operators. Working within a progressive team environment. Full Class 1 licence is a minimum requirement. Traffic control ticket is a bonus. Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Senior / Principal Civil Engineer

Full Time | Engineering | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

Excellent renumeration Flexible working hours Work in Hamilton or New Plymouth BTW Company is a wholly New Zealand-owned consulting firm of Surveyors, Engineers, Environmental Scientists, GIS and Planning Specialists who, as a team, are able to offer a one-stop-shop consultancy service. BTW prides itself on providing innovative solutions for our clients using leading edge technology. Our company's philosophy is "making it happen" with active management support to ensure that this is achieved. BTW has been in business since 1973 and, due to increasing client demand along with the establishment of our new office in Hamilton's CBD, we are seeking expressions of interest from the following skilled people with the right attitude: If you are a Senior or Principal Civil Engineer with 10+ years' experience working in New Zealand we have a great opportunity to join our engineering team in either our Hamilton or New Plymouth office. With design knowledge in a range of skills such as geotech, roading, stormwater you will use your technical leadership capability to act as a technical leader for our team. Knowledge and experience in NZ conditions is essential to this role. We offer: professional development flexi-hours and overtime development opportunities BTW specialise in construction, oil and gas, and local government projects. See more by visiting our website Salary and relocation allowance negotiated based on experience and qualifications. Must be eligible for or hold CPENG. If this sounds like you apply today! Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Fixed Term Process Operators - Waitara

Contract | Manufacturing | New Plymouth / North Taranaki District

ANZCO Foods Limited is one of New Zealand's largest exporters employing over 3,000 staff worldwide. A dynamic, multinational group of companies, our core purpose is to procure, process and market New Zealand beef, lamb and food products across the country and around the world. We are currently recruiting for a number of Process Operators at our ANZCO Prepared Foods Waitara site, located 15km north of New Plymouth. These are 6 month fixed term positions working on the night shift. Previous meat or food industry experience is useful but not essential as full training will be provided. To be successful in the role you will: be enthusiastic and reliable, a strong team player and committed to safety and quality excellence have the ability to get to work have a willingness to learn, develop and achieve ANZCO Foods maintain a Drug and Alcohol Free Workplace policy and conduct regular random testing, all successful applicants will be required to undertake a pre-employment medical assessment including drug and alcohol screening. Apply today: Applications close: 28 January 2018 Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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