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Firth Industries
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Our Whangarei Masonry plant is seeking a proactive and detail-oriented Yardperson/Dispatch Coordinator to play a vital role in our dynamic team. If you thrive in coordinating seamless product flow and ensuring operational excellence, this opportunity is for you.

Your Role:
In this position, you will:
  • Manage orders, offering support and advice to uphold high-quality dispatch standards
  • Input and create customer orders, handle customer queries and administrative duties
  • Oversee incoming and outgoing products, supporting production, packaging, and storage
  • Liaise with stakeholders, addressing needs and concerns efficiently
  • Assemble, stack, wrap, and store finished Masonry products to perfection
  • Load and unload carriers, aligning with dispatch schedules while delivering exceptional customer service.

What We Offer:
  • Supportive environment where your contributions are valued and celebrated
  • Great company benefits, including support for new parents with our phased return to work parental policy
  • Full-time hours, Monday to Friday, 7:30am – 4:00pm, promoting work-life balance
  • Opportunity for growth and learning in a fast-paced dynamic setting.

Who You Are:
  • A self-starter with a positive attitude and drive for excellence
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, adept at building relationships with suppliers, drivers, and customers
  • Detail-oriented, ensuring accuracy and precision in all tasks
  • Effective communicator, conveying information clearly and listening attentively

What You Bring:
  • Experience with operating a Forklift 
  • Strong numeric and literary skills for order management and effective communication
  • Previous warehouse or manufacturing experience is a bonus
  • Good interpersonal skills for liaising with key stakeholders and customers.

Why Join Us?
This is more than a job; it’s an opportunity to grow, make an impact, and be part of a company valuing teamwork and quality. We're committed to fostering a supportive environment where everyone can flourish.

Firth, shaping New Zealand's history for nearly a century, has been a key player in developing, manufacturing, and delivering concrete products. With 650 dedicated employees across 70 plant sites nationwide, we extend our capabilities from construction, roading, and infrastructure to industrial, commercial, and residential projects. Our strength lies in local relationships, providing quality service to loyal customers every day.

If you're seeking a role with daily challenges, acknowledgment, and a chance to make a difference, we'd love to hear from you. Apply now and be part of our exciting journey!

Research shows that females and minority groups don’t apply for roles unless they match 100% the job description.

We are proud of your diversity and see it as one of the things that make us stronger. We welcome your individuality and encourage you to bring your true self to work, so if this role is of interest but you feel you don’t fit it, we would still love you to apply.