Factory Processing Roles- Accommodation available!

Job description


LIVE, WORK and PLAY in the beautiful Marlborough Sounds!

We have a number of roles currently available at our Mussel processing plant in Havelock, with day and night shifts available to suit your lifestyle. Roles are Monday-Friday giving you time to explore your own backyard. Affordable accommodation is available with self-contained units and self-contained backpacker units.

We are looking for someone who wants to develop a career in seafood manufacturing and who has the hands-on aptitude to learn, grow and advance in our workplace. You will be a key part of a strong and supportive team, and your positive attitude, solid attendance, and excellent work ethic will be recognised and rewarded within the business.

We are currently looking for:

  • Mussel Graders – Day and Night Shifts
  • Mussel Packers – Day and Night Shifts
  • Mussel Openers – Day and Night Shifts
  • Cleaners – Night shift only
  • Machine Operators – Day and Night Shifts

What you need to be successful in this role:

  • Have good interpersonal and effective communication skills
  • Show up with a great attitude and contribute to the team values and objectives
  • Have the ability to work independently, whilst working towards achieving team goals
  • You will have high attention to detail and the ability to follow procedures with excellent Health and Safety awareness
  • The ability to work in a physically demanding role
  • Eager to learn new skills and interested in career progression

What we can offer you:

  • Starting rates of $22.70 - $23.00 per hour dependent on experience
  • Job Security and stability- we continue to operate as an essential business
  • Earn as you Learn- you’ll earn more as you learn different skills – a pathway of continuous development and pay progression
  • A friendly place to work-we pride ourselves on having a family feel and giving the recognition that is deserved for working hard
  • Staff sales and discounts of available seafood
  • Our amazing facility – it’s a factory but not as you know it! The environment is spotless and has some beautiful views over the Marlborough Sounds.
  • Dedicated Cafeteria with hot tea and coffee provided
  • Staff referral scheme- you get a bonus for referring a future employee!
  • Annual health checks and support from EAP services to make sure your wellbeing comes first

Together at Sanford we are proud of our extensive seafood history and our position as New Zealand’s largest integrated fishing and aquaculture business. Our vision is Leadership in New Zealand Seafood, achieving this through a values led approach of care, passion, integrity and achieving together in all that we do.

We believe what makes you unique, makes us better. We embrace equal opportunities for all employees. We believe that our people are our best asset and understand the importance of bringing different perspectives, different lenses, and different experiences to our workplace. We are committed to building and supporting an inclusive workforce that truly reflects the local communities we operate within and encourage people from all backgrounds to apply.

Interested? Know someone who might be? This is a great opportunity to join the Sanford team. Please forward a copy of your CV outlining your experience and background by clicking the "APPLY NOW" button.

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Company Profile Website : https://www.sanford.co.nz