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Production Operator

Mt Maunganui, NZ, 3116




The name IXOM may be new to you (it’s only a few years old) but as an organisation we’ve been around for over a century. We now have more than 1,100 employees across 10 countries, so far.


IXOM is a market leader in water treatment and chemical distribution in Australia and New Zealand, with an increasing presence throughout South East Asia and North America.


Every day, we provide solutions to a range of industries including dairy, water, and food & beverage.


Chances are, we are already part of your everyday life, in some way or another. To see how, go to our website, www.IXOM.com.


This is an exciting time to join our business as we move towards a sustainable, successful, and promising future.





Your role


We have a unique opportunity for a Production Operator to join our Mount Maunganui site in the sunny Bay of Plenty.  We are looking for a dedicated, hardworking go-getter with a positive attitude to assist with the manufacture, batching, dilution, mixing and down packing of various chemicals. 

In this role, you will demonstrate the knowledge and experience you’ve gained in a manufacturing environment, such as forklift driving, preparing packaging, labelling, working with chemicals and operating machinery.


Your responsibilities


  • Forklift operation
  • Raw material collection and preparation
  • Product labelling of various packaging sizes such as IBC’s, drums and pails
  • Washing and testing of product packaging
  • Minor IBC repairs
  • Operation of automated and manually operated chemical mixing plants
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy workplace to effectively manage hazards
  • Working strictly to approved processes and procedures


Your skills & experience


  • Some experience working in a manufacturing or warehousing environment
  • Forklift experience (preferably with a forklift license)
  • Computer literacy to an intermediate level


This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader, offering competitive earning potential and the chance to progress quickly, plus the freedom and flexibility of working a rostered day shift pattern.



Your benefits at IXOM


For a start, you’ll work for a large successful global organisation, where you’ll not only earn a competitive salary, you’ll have access to an Employee Assistance Program, a Recognition Program, and a range of health and benefits discounts. You’ll be

provided with ongoing learning and development to meet your professional needs. You’ll be supported by an accessible leadership team who are driven by a solid values platform that underpins who we are and how we operate.


What’s more, you’ll find yourself working with a flexible, diverse, and inclusive workforce. 


We celebrate and nurture our people. We’re focused on embracing change.


There is no better time to join us.


Your next step


To apply for this position, please click the link on this job advert to send your CV to our Talent Acquisition team.


Please note that you must have full working rights to apply.


No agencies please. Ixom will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. You. After all, that’s who we’re really interested in.



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