Warehouse Storeperson - Mokai
Application closing date:
7th November 2021
Miraka is an indigenous Māori dairy company based in the heart of New Zealand. We seek the sweetest pasture, the happiest cows, the best farming practices, and the right team to make some of the world’s highest quality milk.
We care for our natural environment and work to build strong resilient communities. Our vision of 'nurturing our world', reflects a global outlook and is founded on a strong set of values that will ensure sustained prosperity for present and future generations. Leading by example we strive to be world class in every aspect of our business processes. Our values of Excellence, Kaitiakitanga, Tikanga, Integrity and Innovation guide our business decisions and underpin the interconnected relationships we have with each other and with the natural world.
Our sustainable and renewable geothermal energy manufacturing processes is a unique point of difference for us.
Miraka is one of just two dairy factories in the world powered by geothermal energy, using nature’s heat to dry and process our milk products. From the heart of New Zealand, we export our products around the world, producing Powder, UHT and Frozen Milk Concentrate with a low carbon footprint.
Our people are the heart of who we are, and we believe there is something special about working at Miraka. We are a growing business with an exciting future ahead and we are seeking a Warehouse Storeperson to join our team. Reporting to the Warehouse Team Leader, this role is based at our manufacturing site at Mokai, just 25 minutes northwest of Taupo.
In a typical day you’ll be responsible for loading finished goods and unloading raw materials to and from shipping containers and curtain side trucks.
We are looking for candidates who:
• Have a positive ‘can do’ attitude
• Are a fit and energetic team player
• Are adaptable, flexible, and supportive
• Have excellent communication skills and sound computer skills
• Have experience driving a forklift and have a current forklift licence
• Have experience with scanning systems and push pull forklift operation would be an advantage
• Are willing to contribute to the wider Miraka whanau and display Miraka values.
We’re lucky to be based in the heart of New Zealand – Taupo. If you live here, you’ll already know how good we have it. With great schools, affordable housing, and the largest freshwater lake in New Zealand, Taupo has all the amenities you need without the stress of big city living. If you love the outdoors, some of the best biking, hiking, and water sports spots are right on your doorstep.
If the above sounds like you and you want to be part of a team that strives for excellence and encourages you to bring your whole unique self to work each day, we would love to hear from you.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work permit and a Full Drivers Licence.
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