Production Assistant

Job Title: Production Assistant
Contract Type: Temp/Contract
Location: Christchurch Central, New Zealand
Salary: Multiple positions available
Reference: 7013-1996-999-LM
Contact Name: Lydia McIntosh
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 04, 2021 09:51

Job Description

Auckland BioSciences is a New Zealand owned company that supplies raw materials for use in the pharmaceutical industry.

We are constantly expanding our operations and creating new roles to keep up with our fast growth.

We are currently looking for casual production assistants to join our team in Klondyke, Hornby. The work hours will vary depending on the business needs.

About this role

  • Klondyke, Hornby location
  • Casual position
  • $20 - $23/hour + 8% holiday pay depending on experience
  • Immediate start
  • No prior experience necessary
  • Ongoing training provided


  • Handling animal by-products
  • Operating centrifuges and other laboratory equipment
  • General cleaning of the production rooms and support areas
  • Assisting with the storage, loading, and shipment
  • Assisting with record keeping requirements
  • Heavy lifting up to 20kg
  • Wrapping pallets


  • Be eligible to work in New Zealand (NZ citizen, resident or a valid work visa)
  • Be physically fit to heavy lift up to 25kg
  • Have own reliable transport & full or restricted driver licence
  • Be flexible to work varied hours (between the production hours of 8:00 am until 5:00 pm or later)
  • Have good English communication skills
  • Have an excellent attendance record
  • Have clean criminal record
  • Be able to pass a pre-employment drug test
  • Be able to provide contact details of two character or employment referees

    To be considered for this position, please apply via Seek or Trade Me.

    Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa
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