Production Operator

Only applicants who are currently residing in New Zealand with immediate eligibility to work without restrictions will be considered.

9.4.24 Job offers pending.

Our client, a leading manufacturer of premium New Zealand Manuka Honey, is looking for reliable and punctual individuals to join their team in Te Awamutu. The ideal candidates will have previous experience in a manufacturing environment with strong communication and written skills. These are initially temp positions. There is potential for ongoing work for the right candidates.

What’s in it for you?

  • Overtime and allowances for hours worked outside of Monday to Friday, 7am – 4pm
  • Great team environment

Roles available:

  • Production Operators to work in the filling/labelling and packaging rooms
  • Operate production, packing and labelling equipment
  • Inspect and maintain quality product / packing materials
  • Stack finished packaging items, wrap pallets, and prepare for transportation
  • Accurately maintain and record items
  • Label products by hand or machine as required
  • Hand lidding, pot infeed, pot retrieval
  • Carton assembly, cartonisation


Depending on production, you will be rostered between the following shifts (flexibility needed as there are times when 10-12 hour shifts may be required);

  • 7am – 4pm
  • 10am – 7pm

In time once you are a competent operator you may be scheduled on the occasional 4am–1pm shift.

About you:
You will be a great team player with the ability to work well within a small close-knit team. You will have good numeracy and literacy skills, be an excellent communicator and offer our client a commitment to health and safety. 

Interested? Apply now or call Pearl 078393685.

All applicants will undergo and must pass all pre-employment checks including favourable reference from your most recent supervisor, clear criminal background, and drug/alcohol testing.