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Head Office Opportunities

December 18, 2017 | Employment Opportunities

As we are a seasonal business we require extra staff in the shipping, export, payroll areas in the season. We are a growing company and new opportunities become available from time to time.

Any roles that become available are listed below.  Please follow the links and apply online.
You will receive confirmation of your application and will be notified as your application progresses.

See below for currently advertised positions

Quality Operations Manager
Hastings - Hawkes Bay

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Mr Apple NZ is New Zealand's largest vertically integrated apple grower, packer and exporter with 64 orchards, 4 pack houses and several cool stores. Due to the expansion of the business we have a new position available in the post-harvest sector. This role will have a focus on fruit quality within the packing and storage aspect of the business. Reporting to the Quality Manager you will need to have previous experience working within a fruit production environment and be keen to learn.

Key aspects of your role will involve:

  • Contributing to company growth by effectively managing quality in the four pack houses to ensure fruit is handled correctly and that products meet market specifications
  • Using initiative to solve problems as they arise and work with management to ensure customer requirements are understood and met
  • Providing clear and strategic guidance and expertise in all Quality matters
  • Development, implementation and management of Quality systems in conjunction with the Quality Manager
  • Leading organisation wide cultural and behavioural quality standards
  • Maintaining documentation of processes to an exemplary level as well as internal auditing and report writing
  • People Management and coaching of Quality Team

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • The ability to look at the big picture and search for effective improvements
  • Quality Management and senior level management experience
  • Food/Horticulture background would be ideal
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications would be advantageous
  • Strong people management and coaching of high performance
  • Proven track record of achieving quality and development targets
  • Data analysis skills and a strong Microsoft Excel ability
  • Engagement skills to deal with a broad range of stakeholders
  • Work well under pressure
  • Hold a current driver's licence

This role offers a large variety and seasonal variations. If you are interested in this opportunity and feel you have the skills to do it, please apply online. Mr Apple is committed to a drug and alcohol free workplace. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test. Please note applications will only be considered if you are legally entitled to work in New Zealand. You must be a New Zealand citizen, a permanent resident or a holder of a current New Zealand work permit to apply for this job.

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Alternatively, you can register your interest in working for us here: Job Registration

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