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Potato Storage Seasonal Workers

Branch: Ashburton

Category: Food Processing Food Processing / Vegetables / Field operations / Factory

Type: Seasonal

Closing Date: Mar 15, 2024

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  • Join a 100% New Zealand owned company with an international reputation for quality
  • Opportunities for growth with opportunities across multiple brands and locations


About Talley’s

There’s a history of goodness at Talley’s. And we’re not just talking about our nutritious, delicious food.

We stand by the impeccable quality of our products and our growing team of skilled workers as we bring healthy, delicious food to dinner tables near and far.

What really sets us apart is the fact that all our products come directly from and are processed in New Zealand, and our people are fundamental to our success.

We’re proud to provide New Zealand’s best produce to the world.

About the role

We are looking for Potato Piler Operators, Potato Graders, and Forklift Operators, to join the Field team at our Ashburton site. The season is from Mid-March to Mid- May 2024.

You will be working on a 6 ON 1 OFF roster, whether it is a Day or Night shift.

In these roles, you will be responsible for:

  • Unloading potatoes that are harvested on local farms throughout Canterbury into our storage sheds

Who are you?

You are a self-starter looking for a new adventure. You have a positive attitude, enjoy working hard and are honest, reliable, and willing to learn.

For this role, you’ll need:

  • Be pro-active and motivated
  • Be a team player
  • have forklift experience and a FOSH Certificate (Forklift Operator role only)

Why choose Talley’s

With multiple operations within Talley’s, there’s always opportunities available for growth and progression. And we offer real benefits and career opportunities with all the training you need to get going and keep growing.

But we also know life is about more than just a job, which is why we provide competitive pay and flexible options to help you find that elusive balance.

Start here and grow with us

With Talley’s, you get:

  • Great working conditions
  • Training provided
  • Generous staff discounts and perks

Ready to start?
If this sounds like a good fit for you, click the link to submit your resume and cover letter, to discuss this role further.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received until the positions are filled.

Is this role not the right fit for you? See our other openings at talleys.co.nz/careers.

Talley’s is a drug free workplace. All candidates will be required to under-go pre-employment and random drug screening.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work permanently in New Zealand.

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