Small-goods Labourer

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Do you want to work for a business that rewards hard work? Are you looking for a new challenge?

Harris Meats is looking for a Small-goods Labourer to bring enthuisiasm - fresh ideas - new skill, dedication and quality to our meat processing department. 

We are a family owned business and have been operating for nearly 60 years. Our meat processing factory is based in a rural location, just out of Cheviot. We also have a small butcher's shop in Cheviot township.

You would taught to make all of our fabulous small goods (bacon, hams, sausages, dog roll, cooked meat, corned beef) and then assist with packing, slicing, labeling and dispatch.

You will have a bright, friendly, helpful personality and be able to deal with customers to ensure accuracy of orders. 

Our busy small goods department requires timely ordering of supplies to keep running efficiently and there are times when you will need to help with other general work as required.

Do you want to learn some new skills? Do you think you have passion and flare for small-goods production?

Applicants must have:

  • Some experience in meat processing work would be an advantage.

•Strong attention to detail 

  • Be a team worker
  • Be co-operative and friendly
  • Have the ability to take direction, follow instructions and raise issues in a timely fashion
  • Able to use a wide range of machinery safely
  • Have a flexible attitude
  • Be able to work at a fast pace but maintain quality at all times.

•The successful applicant should be organised and efficient, 


This is a full-time, permanent position that requires commitment and dedication.

If you are motivated, energetic and prepared to go the extra mile then this would be an excellent career opportunity!

The Hurunui area is rich with outdoor activities including hunting and fishing, and Cheviot township offers excellent services including medical centre, area school and fabulous cafes! 

We can assist you relocate, and can find accommodation for you if needed.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.  Please provide the contact details for two work-related referees with your application. Nick Tobin (03) 3198761  (027) 4318761

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