What you’ll be doing

Working at our Hastings Coolstore, you will be responsible for providing logistics and administrative support to our Logistics Planner and Loadout Team Leader. While this is predominantly an office-based position, you might find yourself in the Coolstore assisting the Loadout Team from time to time.

This is a fixed term role, from January until the end of the 2024 apple season.

Your day-to-day tasks may include:

  • Updating and monitoring our finished products in our inventory system – receivals, transfers, movements, treatments and damages
  • Working with our Loadout and Operations Teams
  • Liaising with our Quality Team and Production Planners to ensure our information is accurate
  • Any other logistics or administrative activities relating to the storage or dispatch of fruit  

What you’ll bring

  • Tech savvy – you are a quick learner and can pick up new systems with ease
  • Have great communication skills  
  • You are a team player who is flexible and adaptable to change
  • Have the right to work in New Zealand and willing to complete background and drug screening
  • Be open to working afternoons and evenings up to 6 days per week during the season
  • A good sense of humour

What we offer

  • A busy and varied role in a supportive team
  • A social and lively work environment where the days fly by
  • Opportunities to learn, grow your expertise and impact change
  • Flexibility to balance life with work

If you want to be part of a business that deliver one in every four New Zealand apples to the world, then please apply now!  

Who we are

Mr Apple is New Zealand’s largest integrated apple grower, with 15 orchards and 4 Post Harvest facilities across the sunny Hawke’s Bay.  We are proud to be part of Scales Corporation. After 120 years Scales has established itself as a market leader in agribusiness. At Mr Apple, our team of experts prides themselves on apple perfection – to achieve this, we hire and grow a diverse workforce of people from all backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. 

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