Process Assistant - Food Processing

Listed 10 days Ago
Bidfood Processing
Manufacturing - Other

About Bidfood NZ
Bidfood is at the forefront of the foodservice market in New Zealand, offering an exceptional customer experience driven by passion, commitment, innovation and expertise. Bidfood recognizes those who thrive on using their initiative and delivering a high quality service. We believe these people are the absolute key to the success of Bidfood. This is an excellent career opportunity to join a stable, constantly growing, highly respected company.

About the Role

We seek to fill Production Worker positions at our produce processing facility in St Johns, Auckland.

Reporting to the Factory Manager,  you will play a key role in ensuring quality products are generated in the facility. The role will mainly include machine operation, manual handling, product packing, labelling and stock management.  You will be required to follow strict standard operating procedures of the facility and maintain high standards of food processing hygiene and safety. To be considered you will have strong communications skills and the ability to work with a team. 

The operating hours are between 6am and 5pm, so the applicants must be flexible with start and finish times with the option to work additional hours as required. The 7 day nature of the business will require that one weekend day be worked each week.

This is a rare opportunity for a reliable and efficient person to work in an environment with a team of highly motivated individuals. If this is you and you think you could add value to our team and currently seeking a career within the food manufacturing industry then 'You Need To Apply Now'. 

Skills and experience we are looking for:

  • Previous processing experience will be an advantage but not necessary as training will be provided 
  • Be physically fit and able to safely lift as heavy lifting is required as part of the job
  • Be able to demonstrate accuracy with numbers and adequate level of verbal and written English
  • Attention to detail to ensure products meet the required quality standards
  • Able to work well in a team
  • Fork hoist license will be beneficial

Only applications with permanent residence/citizenship will be reviewed. Applicants must provide at least two contactable references.

What we can offer you

  • Full time permanent position with immediate start
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • To be part of a friendly team in a well-established and still growing company
  •  Staff buying privileges i.e. meat, vegetable and foodservice items 

At Bidfood we have a fun and dynamic environment. If you think this role is for you, apply by submitting your CV and covering letter. Only applicants required for interviews will be contacted.

Skills & Experience

  Skills and experience we are looking for:

· Previous food processing experience

· Be physically fit and able to safely and quickly lift up to 20kg many times during a shift

· Be able to demonstrate accuracy with numbers and adequate level of verbal and written English

· Attention to detail to ensure products meet the required quality standards

· Able to work well in a team

· Fork hoist license will be beneficial

Only applications with permanent residence/citizenship will be reviewed. 

Applicants must provide at least two contactable references, agree to a security check and will be required to pass a pre-employment drug/alcohol test.

Applications for this role will take you to the advertisers site.