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Storeperson/Retail Assistant - NEW WORLD Wigram

We are seeking a highly motivated and energetic person to join our Dry Goods Team (includes Dry Goods Grocery, Chilled Dairy, Frozen and Liquor departments). 

The Store Person / retail assistant role is a very physical one and involves heavy lifting and requires working across all of the Retail departments moving stock and ensuring high levels of presentation and shelf stock is achieved.

This is an opportunity for a person who has forklift operation experience ideally in a stockroom or warehouse.

We offer a welcoming work environment and learning and training opportunities.

The responsibilities of the position include:

  • Delivering excellent Customer Service
  • Stocking shelves and unloading deliveries (forklift experience and licence required)
  • Following the correct Food Safety and Health and Safety policies

Personal attributes required are:

  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work well with a team
  • Ability to multi-task and also complete tasks within the required timeframes
  • A positive work ethic and attitude

The days of work are Tuesday to Saturday with hours to be discussed at the interview but these are all early morning shifts starting at 6.30am or earlier.

All of our roles require the delivery of fantastic Customer Service’ and becoming part of our ‘One Team’ philosophy.

If you are a capable licensed forklift operator and have a keen eye for detail, whilst bringing passion and energy to the New World experience we would like you to be part of the awesome team at Wigram New World apply online now!  Please include a covering letter and full curriculum vitae.

Applications close Sunday 9th February but don’t wait till then get your application in now!

Overseas applicants must hold New Zealand citizenship, New Zealand Permanent Residency or a Valid New Zealand Work Permit.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: 8060.184

Location: Christchurch

Closing Date: Sunday, 9 February 2020