Company Carrfields Limited
Location Ashburton, Canterbury
Listed Mon 30 Oct, 11:08 am
Type Full time, Permanent
Carrfields Grain and Seed is one of the largest seed production and marketing companies in New Zealand. We are proud to be a family owned business which is recognised both locally and across the globe.
Our Grain and Seed services include retail seed and chemical reselling, grain trading, cereal breeding and reselling. We are the exclusive distributor for Pacific Seeds maize and forages within New Zealand.

We are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Assistant Store Manager to join a team of operators and assistants who are working towards the smooth running of the store.

Driving the daily requirements and schedule you will work with the store manager to ensure the smooth day to day operations of the team and the store.
The successful candidate will be able to take accountability and lead the team by example.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the store manager with the daily schedule and order fulfilments
  • Liaising with reps and customers
  • Ability to prioritise orders and communicate expected timelines
  • Keep the store tidy and organised 
  • Entering sales data into computer system including invoicing, inwards and outwards goods and deliveries. 
  • Arrange logistical requirements for product movements
  • Ensure orders are meeting the required standards

About You:

  • Sound knowledge and experience with seed store operations 
  • Ability to take ownership and accountability 
  • Be reliable and intuitive
  • Keep calm and level headed under pressure or busy periods
  • Able to follow processes and identify improvements where possible
  • Able to build rapport within your team and the wider organisation
  • Confident with using technology and computer systems
  • Have a positive and proactive attitude towards Health & Safety in the workplace 
  • Current Forklift Licence is an advantage

As part of our employment process we conduct medical, drug test and a criminal conviction check.

How to apply: you can follow the link, come in and see us at 1 Range St or contact Lydia on 03 307 6014 or at