Stores Assistant
Geraldine, Canterbury
Please Quote Reference Number 72127
  • Ability to operate a forklift?
  • Join an innovative market leader
  • Are you passionate about great food?

  • Nestled at the foot of the Four Peaks Mountain Range in Geraldine - South Canterbury, Barker's has been on the corner of the original family farm since 1969. With the constant desire to explore new and innovative ways of doing things, we never stopped respecting, fostering and growing our business.

    With 230+ employees at our busy head office and factory, the job opportunities are diverse and exciting.

    We are seeking to recruit a permanent Stores Assistant / Forklift Operator within our Warehouse Distribution team to start as soon as possible.

    Our Warehouse Distribution team is responsible for ensuring the smooth operation of movement and receipt of stock, while providing a high level of customer service to our suppliers.

    We are looking for an individual who has a high focus on health, safety and quality and an understanding of despatch and inwards goods procedures.

    This is a perfect opportunity for a dynamic, self-motivated and enthusiastic individual, who thrives in a team environment.

    To be considered for the role you will have:
    • A general understanding of computer and warehouse management systems
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Previous experience working within a warehouse or manufacturing environment
    • Forklift operator skills (and ideally hold a fork lift licence)
    • High attention to detail and strong numeracy skills
    This full-time position requires an individual to work full-time, Monday to Friday on a rotating shift pattern (7am - 3.30pm or 10.30am - 7pm). In addition to this, during busy period, additional hours may be required.

    In return we will offer a unique combination of job challenge, career development and lifestyle. If you have the skills and are interested in being a part of a company that values and supports its people then we encourage you to apply.

    Does this sound like you? If so please apply now through our online application form.

    Please Quote Reference Number 72127

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