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Company Carrfields Limited
Location Ashburton, Canterbury
Listed Thu 9 Aug, 5:29 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Carrfields Contracting is the founding business of the Carrfields Group which started back in the late 1970s. Through the years our contracting business has gained a reputation of being a highly professional business offering services in silage and straw making, maize planting and mushroom compost throughout the Canterbury region.

As one of New Zealand's leading agri-businesses, Carrfields is focussed on helping and supporting New Zealand agriculture in local and international markets. Carrfields is a 100% family owned organisation that have farmed and built the Carrfields Group of companies over the past forty years from the fields of the Canterbury region.

We have a great opportunity for a skilled supervisor to join our Contracting leadership team. Reporting to the Operations Manager, this role will be working alongside our other Field Operations Supervisor to ensure that our customers are consistently getting a high standard of service. You will be responsible for ensuring our employees in the field are performing in a safe and efficient way in order to achieve desired business results. 

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Employee leadership and mentoring
  • Being a key point of contact for customers and sales
  • Quality control
  • Keeping documentation organised and up to date
  • Health and safety compliance
To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Experience leading or managing a team in the agricultural industry is preferred
  • Ability to utilise digital technology and learn new systems 
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • A high level of self-motivation, common sense and aptitude
  • Experience in straw & silage operations
  • Class 5 licence would be an advantage
  • Geographical knowledge of the mid Canterbury region would be preferred
Carrfields Contracting offers ongoing training and development opportunities and competitive remuneration packages commensurate with experience. There will be rostered weekends during the harvest season and the position includes a vehicle and mobile phone.

Please apply with your cover letter and CV, applications close 10th September, 2018