How would you like to become an expert in the Horticultural industry? Here at Mr Apple we grow more than great apples – We Grow Experts.
Are you excited by the challenge of ensuring a packhouse runs to the best of its ability? Our Packhouse team is expanding and we are looking for a capable Technical Team Leader to join our Core Team. This role will keep you on your toes as you do what it takes to keep the packhouse working as efficiently and smoothly as possible.
As Technical Team Leader in our Packhouse, you will be our numbers person – ensuring that we deliver the best product possible, in the most efficient manner – you will do this by ensuring that our lovely Packhouse Team Members are allocated to the right places in the packhouse, and working with our modern, user-friendly Packhouse technology to best detect fruit blemishes and reduce double handling.
Your day-to-day tasks will include:
· Following Packhouse startup procedures
· Monitoring data to ensure product quality
· Managing staff numbers across the packhouse to maximise efficiency
What you’ll bring:
· You are a people person – you are able to communicate clearly and effectively with a wide range of people
· You are IT savvy – you will be working with a number of technological systems
· You are a problem solver – you can take the initiative to minimise downtime in the packhouse
· Ideally, you have experience working in a packhouse –however, this is not essential. Some of our most successful Technical TLs have come from diverse employment backgrounds such as retail.
· Have the right to work in New Zealand and be able to pass pre-employment screening and checks
What we offer
· Meet and work with extraordinary people
· Opportunities to learn, grow and impact change
· Play a part in delivering 1 in 4 New Zealand apples to the world.
If you are keen to join us and take the next step in your career, please apply now!