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Factory Production Assistant

Work on a fast-paced factory production line in the health and nutrition industry. No experience necessary; full training provided. 4-day work week! Temp to perm opportunity. Start immediately!

Factory process workers are needed near Hornby! This is a temp-to-perm opportunity with awesome team culture on offer! A great place to work!


About Your New Role

You'll be part of a team working on fast-paced production lines (at various stations) performing a range of duties including sorting, quality control, packing products, and general production work in the health and nutrition industry. No experience is needed as full training is given.

We have full-time positions available for strong, self-motivated, positive workers. 4-day work weeks! Your typical weekly hours will be Tuesday to Friday, 7 am to 4.30 pm.

Overtime is available on Mondays during the busy season from May until November, making it a 5-day work week.

Key Responsibilities

  • Machine operation including filling machines, case packers and palletising robots
  • Assisting with general production line duties
  • Dealing with damaged and wasted product
  • Maximising production uptime
  • Product packing, sampling and testing
  • Cleaning production line and equipment


About You

This is an entry-level role; previous factory work experience is ideal but not essential. You must be able to pass drug tests and MOJ checks. 

You're an honest and reliable self-starter who works well as a team, leads by example, and motivates others. You take directions well and are a fun, friendly person who enjoys working with a diverse team.

  • High Health & Safety, and hygiene standards
  • Dexterous, able to complete repetitive work
  • Physically fit and able to lift 25 kg repeatedly – ESSENTIAL!
  • Must pass a drug test and MOJ check
  • Reliability is paramount! 


Who's Our Client

Our client has been operating in New Zealand and Australia for over 15 years in the health and nutrition sector. They embrace changing technology and innovation in manufacturing. They offer state-of-the-art facilities, good working conditions, and ongoing training and career opportunities.

As for their workplace culture, they value fun, respect, honesty, and persistence. They're a small, tight-knit team who are more like a family, than just workmates. 


What's On Offer

  • You will be offered good training, good working conditions, and career opportunities
  • PPE will be provided
  • Monthly team BBQs and birthday celebrations
  • Potential to lead to a permanent role for the right person
  • Start on $24 per hour PLUS 8% holiday pay
  • Pay review after 3 months!
  • Start immediately


How to Apply

This is a fantastic opportunity to grow your career in the food manufacturing industry and work with a leading company. Successful applicants will be good communicators and have a strong work ethic. If this sounds like you, apply now and send us your CV/resume with two contactable references.

Please note: Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Job Details

Christchurch - City
New Zealand
Job Type
Casual / Temporary
12:02 pm