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TEMPORARY OPPORTUNITIES!!! Labourers Palmerston North Action Personnel
Student back for the holidays? In between jobs? Looking for cleaners, process workers, laborers, forklift drivers and administrators/ receptionists and Personal Assistants. Reliable, hard working and enthusiastic people required for short and long term assignments throughout Palmerston North!! You MUST have transport, a clean criminal record and be able to pass a drug test. You should also have excellent communication skills, a great work ethic and be able to cope with early morning starts. To apply please send your CV. More Info
 
Process Worker Process Work Palmerston North Action Personnel
Our client operates as a unique “gate to plate” quality FMCG producer and distributor in the fresh produce industry. They are a dynamic, privately-owned business that is highly recognised within the produce industry as having strong, highly regarded brands. It is brand-focused and customer-service driven. They are looking for a team of experienced food process workers for their new, purpose-built, state-of-the-art facility just outside of Palmerston North. To be considered for the role you must be keen to work, reliable and capable, with the following attributes: • Physical fitness • Good hand/eye coordination • Able to stand for long periods • The ability to learn quickly • Positive attitude • Food safety knowledge • A background in fresh produce would be advantageous • Excellent verbal and written communication skills • Knowledge of Work Health and Safety practices • Experience working hands-on and operating computerised process machinery • The ability to work calmly under pressure • The ability to multitask and prioritise As these roles are out of town, you MUST have reliable transport. This is a great opportunity – our client is growing quickly and building upon their strong position in the market place and are passionate about delivering the best quality product and service. Only candidates with proven, relevant experience will be considered for this position and you must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test, criminal check (some traffic offences are acceptable) and have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit. For a confidential discussion, please call Sue Wells or Tina Rush on 063554354. To apply please send a cover letter and CV to apply@actionpersonnel.co.nz More Info
 
Class 2 Drivers - IMMEDIATE START Driver Palmerston North Action Personnel
Our client requires experienced class 2 drivers to join there team . You must be physically fit and ideally have local knowledge of the Manawatu region. The role is Monday - Friday and is within the immediate area. A competitive pay rate is offered and training on a variety of trucks is given. This is an ongoing a temporary role with positive opportunities for the right candidate. More Info
 
Promotional Work - Immediate Start Sales Palmerston North Action Personnel
Do you have amazing customer service? skills Do you enjoy engaging with public? Are friendly and outgoing? Our client is seeking customer service super stars to promote broadband to residential houses in the afternoon and evenings. This is a contract position. If you have spare time from 3pm onwards during the week then this could be the role for you. This is a paid position per hour. For further details contact Tina on 06 3554354 or send your CV to tina@actionpersonnel.co.nz. Must be able to pass a criminal check. More Info
 
Showroom Salesperson Sales Palmerston North Action Personnel
An opportunity has arisen at our client’s Palmerston North store for a showroom salesperson to undertake: • Consulting with customers in the showroom • Building lasting relationships with clients • Ensuring customer service is of a very high level • Merchandising • Maintaining an attractive showroom • Quoting and pricing • Organising deliveries, co-ordinating appointments, ad hoc administrative duties The ideal applicant will: • Have a friendly, approachable personality • Be an efficient multi-tasker • Have extraordinary relationship building & customer service skills • Be experienced selling in a retail/showroom environment • Possess good computer skills and the ability to learn new computer programs • Have a high standard of professionalism and presentation • Be versatile and motivated This is an attractive opportunity for anyone who wants to be part of this progressive company’s close-knit team. The position is full time and includes alternate Saturdays. Apply for this job: For a confidential discussion, please call Tina Rush on 063554354. To apply please send a cover letter and CV to tina@actionpersonnel.co.nz Only candidates who have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit will be considered for this role. More Info
 
Legal Secretary Legal Palmerston North Action Personnel
Are you an experienced Legal Secretary looking for a fresh challenge? Our client is an established and highly respected local law firm, conveniently based in central Palmerston North. They have a vacancy for a senior Legal Secretary or Senior Secretary, ideally with particular experience in litigation. You will be joining a friendly and supportive team environment so should be personable, enthusiastic and diligent. To be successful you will need to be very efficient and organised with a positive attitude, professional and well presented with exceptional communication skills. You must have initiative, competence and self-drive; you will take ownership and pride in your work. The Successful Applicant will possess: • Previous legal secretarial or senior secretarial experience • Experience in litigation would be an advantage • Dictation ability • Fast, accurate typing skills • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written • Friendly, professional phone manner and confidence dealing with clients • Excellent time management and organisational skills and the ability to multitask • The ability to work autonomously, prioritise and meet deadlines • Professional presentation • Strong computer literacy and confidence using Microsoft Office suite This is a full time role. Apply for this job: Only candidates with proven, relevant experience will be considered for this position. For a confidential discussion, please call Tina Rush on 063554354. To apply please send a cover letter and CV to tina@actionpersonnel.co.nz Only candidates who have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit will be taken into consideration for this role. More Info
 
Warehouse Operator Stores/Warehouse Palmerston North Action Personnel
Our client is looking for a Warehouse Operator to assist with all warehouse related activities at their Palmerston North site. You must enjoy warehousing processes and have a current OSH certified forklift licence. Excellent communication skills are essential, as is a meticulous and efficient working style. The role involves forklift operation, picking and packing orders, stock control and loading and unloading trucks. The ideal candidate for this position is a reliable, fit and hard-working person who will be able to work well in a fast paced environment. The Successful Applicant will possess: • The ability to work accurately • A calm, efficient attitude while working under pressure • Excellent communication skills • A positive team attitude • A current OSH forklift licence • The ability to prioritise workload to effectively meet deadlines • Good computer skills • Strong communication skills, preferably with experience using Navision or SAP • Physical ability to lift and move heavy, bulky merchandise • Honesty and an excellent work ethic • Strong attention to detail • Able to work without direct supervision This is a permanent, full time role. Please only apply if you are keen to work hard and will always be reliable. We will only consider candidates with a clean criminal background and who can pass a pre-employment drug test. Apply for this job: For a confidential discussion, please call Tina Rush on 063554354. To apply please send a cover letter and CV to tina@actionpersonnel.co.nz Only candidates who have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit will be considered for this role. More Info
 
CARETAKER/GARDENER Landscaper/Gardener Palmerston North Action Personnel
Our Palmerston North based client is seeking a capable person to replace their present caretaker who is due to retire soon. The ideal candidate will be a good gardener and have experience with maintaining property and grounds, able to carry out minor maintenance around the property. The position would suit an active tradesperson able to work approximately thirty hours a week over six days. Apply for this job: Only candidates with proven, relevant experience will be considered for this position. For a confidential discussion, please call Tina Rush on 063554354. To apply please send your CV to tina@actionpersonnel.co.nz Only candidates who have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit will be considered for this role. More Info
 
Receptionist/Typist Receptionist Palmerston North Action Personnel
We are needing an efficient Reception and Dictaphone Typing worker for a local accounting firm to assist with staff absences and during busy periods.  A knowledge of accounts or accounting functions would be preferred.  Hours: Generally it would be full days but could be some flexibility around this. You must have experienced with: - Taking dictation and typing it up - Knowledge of accounts - Excellent customer service - This is a front line position so excellent phone manner and personal presentation is important This an on-call position. More Info
 
Project Coordinator Administration Palmerston North Action Personnel
• Exciting ongoing temporary position • Administration with a project aspect Job Description: Our client is looking for a part-time administration expert to provide efficient and effective project and administrative support to their Project Managers in a range of IT projects. The successful candidate will be a process guru with an understanding of fiscal procedures able to provide a range of administrative services for the project team and help maintain the project momentum. The key responsibilities for this exciting role include: • Providing administrative support to the project managers • Following up on action plans • Formatting documentation to a professional standard • Assisting with the development of project plans and reports • Maintaining efficient filing systems The successful applicant will have: • Advanced administration experience • Expertise using Microsoft Office suite • Fiscal understanding • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written • Excellent time management and organisational skills and the ability to multitask • The ability to prioritise and work to deadlines • The ability to work enthusiastically alone and in a team environment What's on offer: This is a great opportunity to build on your career in a friendly, supportive team environment. If you are looking for a chance to showcase your project administration skills this is a wonderful opportunity. The role is part time (20+ hours per week) and is temporary at this stage. Apply for this job: We will be appointing the successful candidate as soon as they are found so don’t delay your application. Only candidates with proven, relevant experience will be considered for this position. For a confidential discussion, please call Tina Rush on 063554354. To apply please send a cover letter and CV to tina@actionpersonnel.co.nz Only candidates who have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit will be considered for this role. More Info
 
Kitchen Hand Hospitality Palmerston North Action Personnel
Experienced Kitchen Hand Required Do you have a passion for food preparation and delivering excellent customer service? We are currently seeking an experienced Kitchen Hand to offer their skills and assistance in the kitchen of an elderly care establishment. The role is a rotating shift covering 7 days. The successful candidate will have:  Experience in Kitchen Hand duties  Food preparation experience  Food hygiene knowledge  Strong communication skills  Good customer service skills  Knowledge of health and safety when working in and around a kitchen Only candidates who have New Zealand Residency or a valid NZ work visa will be considered for this role. You will also be required to pass a security check. To apply for this role, please send your CV to apply@actionpersonnel.co.nz More Info
 
Warehouse operator/all-rounder Labourers Pahiatua Action Personnel
Our client is looking for Warehouse Operator to assist with warehouse related activities in their Pahiatua based business. You must enjoy warehousing processes and also be keen to roll your sleeves up and help out in the factory and around the site as required. Excellent communication skills are essential, as is a meticulous and efficient working style. We are looking for someone who is friendly and approachable, willing to learn and have good time management ability. The role involves picking and packing orders, loading and unloading trucks and factory hand work. The Successful Applicant will possess: • The ability to work accurately • A calm, efficient attitude while working under pressure • A positive team attitude • Excellent communication skills • The ability to prioritise workload to effectively meet deadlines • Physical ability to lift and move heavy, bulky merchandise • Honesty and an excellent work ethic • Strong attention to detail This is a temporary role for approximately 2 months. Please only apply if you are keen to work hard and will always be reliable. Please note that we are only able to consider candidates with a clean criminal background for this role. Apply for this job: For a confidential discussion, please call Tina Rush on 063554354. To apply please send a cover letter and CV to tina@actionpersonnel.co.nz Only candidates who have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit will be considered for this role. Candidates must be able to pass a police check and undergo a pre-employment drug test. More Info
 
Sales & Customer Relations Expert Sales Pahiatua Action Personnel
• Great Team Environment • Varied, active role • Career Potential Plus About Our Client: Our client is a leading, respected manufacturer and distributor, with their modern factory based in the heart of the Tararua District. A family owned company that has been in the industry for over 60 years they place a large emphasis on customer care. Are you the right person to join their dynamic team? Job Description: This full-time role is suited to a go-getter with a passion for sales, customer care and change management, and is a varied and rewarding role providing definite opportunities to develop your career and grow within the organisation. It is a diverse position, including aspects of administration, events management, PA, etc. The role will suit someone who has a goal-oriented, organised personality with a positive attitude, great communication skills and willingness to roll up their sleeves and get the job done. You will need to have a good understanding of sales analysis and be able to present this data in a meaningful manner. The key responsibilities for this multi-faceted role include: • Leading customer service relations • Creating and analysing reports • Change management leadership • Positive coordination between suppliers, clients and staff • Event management • Organising travel arrangements • Ensuring sales research/data management /projects are carried out • Providing sales support • Analysing sales and product data and trends • Generating business case presentations The Successful Applicant will possess: • A knack for providing customer solutions • Analytical ability • A high level of computer literacy and administration skills • A true team member mentality • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written • Professional presentation and a confident manner • Excellent time management and organisational skills including the ability to prioritise and work to deadlines • The ability to travel for work as required • A real skill for multitasking • Self-motivation, initiative, efficiency What's on offer: This is a great opportunity to develop your career in an supportive team environment. A competitive salary will be on offer along with the opportunity for personal and professional development. Apply for this job: For a confidential discussion, please call Tina Rush on 063554354. To apply please send a cover letter and CV to tina@actionpersonnel.co.nz Only candidates who have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit will be considered for this role. You will also be required to pass a security check and provide two contactable, recent work-related referees. More Info