Team Leaders - Packing and Processing

Stafford Personnel

Team Leaders we want you! Experience in packing and processing a must. Apply today for your next career move in sunny South Canterbury.

  • Lead a team to achieve production goals
  • Quality focused organisation
  • Awesome career opportunity
Our client is a large food processing site based in Timaru and is part of a wider group providing top quality packaged foods to the international market.
They need 2 Team Leaders to join their organisation, so we’d love to hear from you if you tick the boxes below!
When applying, please let us know which role(s) you would like to be considered for, and what skills and experience make you a stand-out candidate for them.
The two roles are:
  1. Team Leader – Packing
  2. Team Leader – Processing
What we are looking for in both roles:
  • Understanding of the manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge of food processing/food safety
  • A strong commitment to workplace health and safety
  • Proven leadership skills, or the potential to move into a leadership role
Specialist skills and experience wanted for each role includes:
Team Leader – Packing
  • Proven experience in a similar role – packing food products into boxes and plastic
  • Computer savvy – able to work with touch screens, computers, and other technology
  • Experience with, or the ability to learn, SAP
  • Machine operating in a packing environment
Team Leader – Processing
  • Proven experience in a potato processing environment
  • Understanding of product quality issues and quality control measures relating to potato processing
  • Good computer/technical skills
  • Experience with, or the ability to learn, SAP
The roles operate on a shift pattern of 2  x 12 hour day shifts, 2 x 12 hour night shifts, and 4 days off, so applicants must be prepared to work this type of roster. 

We’d like to fill these roles asap so don’t delay in getting your application through to us.  Tell us why you are interested in the role, what you have to offer, and if you don’t live locally, why you’d like to move to Timaru!
Enquiries are welcome on 0800 STAFFORD