We're Hiring

Our team is growing and we're on the hunt for some more talented people to join our crew.

Factory Hand 

Nelson based | full time - $22.75 - $24.99 per hour

We need factory hands for an immediate start. Would you like to work for a great team in a locally owned company? Would you enjoy the opportunity to learn, grow and advance your career in the busy factory of a growing company? How about a Monday to Friday dayshift? Based in a central location (Tahunanui) in sunny Nelson, FSL Foods manufacture a variety of foods including leading brands such as Fruzio and Goodness Kitchen.

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Morning set up and start-up of packing line and machines.
  • Manual handling of raw materials, packing and stacking finished goods, wrapping.
  • Cleaning factory and plant
  • Food safety and quality checks
  • Completing production records

We are seeking reliable factory workers with a positive attitude and the desire to learn and grow. If you are reliable with a good work ethic and a knack for team work to help set up and run a factory operation, then we are looking for you! There is a large manual handling component to the factory work so physical fitness is required.  

Requirements:

  • Must be physically fit. Able to manually handle 15kg boxes all day if needed.
  • Willing to work in a chilled factory (6 deg C)
  • Team player
  • Positive attitude
  • Clear communication
  • Food factory experience ideal 
  • Health and Safety conscious

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to progress their factory career. If this sounds like a bit of you, apply now using this online application form.

Factory Operator

Nelson based | Full time - $22.75 - $27 depending on experience

Would you like to work for a great team in a family owned business? Would you enjoy the opportunity to learn, grow and advance your career in the busy factory of a growing company? How about a day shift Monday to Friday work week? Based in a central location (Tahunanui) in sunny Nelson, FSL Foods manufacture a variety of foods including leading brands such as Fruzio and Goodness Kitchen.

We are seeking a committed and reliable worker to join our growing team. Ideally someone with the ability to learn to operate the various factory machines including multihead weighers, vertical form fill seal baggers, conveyors, metal detectors, date printers and label applicators.  We would like someone with a good mechanical understanding coupled with the ability to use the machine menus to get the right settings and attention to detail to ensure all the product information is correct. You will need to have a positive attitude and the desire to learn and grow. There is a large manual handling component so being physical fit and able to manually handle 15kg boxes regularly is needed.

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Morning set up and start-up of packing line and machines.
  • Food safety and quality checks
  • Manual handling of raw materials, packing and stacking finished goods, wrapping.
  • Completing production records
  • Cleaning factory and plant
  • Further training on offer such as team leadership, machine operation, health and safety, food safety and forklift.

Requirements:

  • Desire to learn and become multi-skilled. Good mechanical aptitude and able to troubleshoot problems with packing line.
  • Must be physically fit. Able to manually handle 15 kg boxes all day if needed.
  • Willing to work in a chilled factory (6 deg C)
  • Team Player
  • Positive Attitude and clear communication
  • Food factory experience ideal
  • Health and Safety conscious
  • Covid-19 vaccination passport

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to progress their factory career. If this sounds like a bit of you, apply now using this online application form.

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