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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

Shipping and Export Support - Fixed Term Positions
Hastings - Hawkes Bay

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Mr Apple NZ is New Zealand’s largest vertically integrated apple grower, packer and exporter, we are planning our season for 2019 and are looking for extraordinary people to join our Sales and Logistics team at Head Office in Whakatu.  We need people with passion, initiative and office/logistics administration experience to help us meet the demands of the busy apple season ahead.  Length of contracts will vary but ideally, we would like to have these positions filled before December 2018 and they would go through till approximately August/September 2019. 

What’s involved?

  • We can be flexible with some of the roles so there are part-time and full-time roles available. Our peak season is Mid-March to Mid-May, this would include rostered early evening and Saturday morning work.
  • Work alongside our Post Harvest Logistics; Retail Sales and Export Logistics Management to assist with Production creation & Inventory control; Shipping Loadouts/transfers with our in-house Coolstores; assist with all areas of Export Documentation.
  • Liaising with key staff at Packhouse, Coolstores and within the Sales and Logistics teams
  • Preparing and completing specific Market/Customer Planning, Ordering & Export documentation and reporting.
  • Inventory Pallet selection for Export and Local Market Loadouts/Transfers; Stock control and monitoring alongside Logistics Planner and Shipping Team.
  • Support Coolstore Teams with troubleshooting queries, when under pressure at peak times.
  • Support Sales and Logistics Shipping Executive team as required.
  • Full training will be provided for our integrated software system and business processes.

 Key Attributes Required:

  • High level of experience in administration and intermediate ability with Excel.
  • Ideally but not essential that you have previous Export Apple Production; Export Loadout/ Export Documentation and/or Apple Inventory experience.
  • Accurate, multi-tasker, with an absolute eye for detail and the ability to meet deadlines and changes to the plan with ease.
  • Can work under pressure, be engaged and focused as part of our team.
  • Good communication skills with all our touch points in the business, self-managing with a seriously good sense of humour so you are on the bus with rest of us.

If you think you have got what it takes, please apply online and specify if you would like full or part time work in your cover letter.  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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