Position Vacant: Labour Coordinator – Mount Maunganui
New Zealand Kiwifruit Growers Incorporated (NZKGI) works to advocate, protect and enhance the commercial & political interests of New Zealand kiwifruit growers. We represent kiwifruit growers, giving them their own voice in industry and government decision making.
NZKGI has an exciting newly developed role for a Labour Coordinator to join our team for a two year, full time contract. The Labour Coordinator will play a key delivery role in implementing the industry Labour Attraction Strategy and will provide coordination of available labour for harvest and winter pruning. The role focuses on a coordinated approach to ensuring that there is enough suitable workforce in the region to meet the increasing employment demand in this fast-growing industry. The role is based in Mt Maunganui but will require some travel throughout the Bay of Plenty.
Our ideal candidate will have:
- Recruitment/HR experience, with strong knowledge of NZ employment law
- Proven ability to quickly develop relationships
- Very strong interpersonal skills
- Has excellent organisation and time management skills
- Minimum of three years relevant experience
We offer a small team environment, a great location and the opportunity to make a difference for the largest horticulture industry in New Zealand. Only candidates with a valid NZ work visa should apply. To apply, please send your current CV and covering letter by the 11th January 2019. Requests for a job description, covering letters and questions may be addressed to:
Chief Executive Officer
New Zealand Kiwifruit Growers Incorporated