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Biosecurity Technician or Trainee Technician (full training provided)
Bay of Plenty Bay of Plenty New Zealand
Full Time
Genera Limited

Hands on role within Biosecurity, Ideal if you like to work outdoors in a variety of tasks, Superb dynamic team; close unit.

Are you looking for a change in 2018to joina dynamic, innovative, ever growing company If so, this could be the positive start to the new year you were looking for.

Genera is a New Zealand based provider of biosecurity services including fumigation for phytosanitary sanitation and pest control. We operate in New Zealand, Australia, Fiji, New Caledonia and Thailand. Our business growth is driven by innovation and setting high standards for operational performance. And with this in mind we haveexciting opportunitiesfor the position of a Qualified Technicianor Trainee Technicianand invite expressions of interest. This is a permanent, challenging, full timerole based atour Port of Tauranga operation,

Reporting to theOperations Manager, the principal duties will be:

  • Preparation for biosecurity treatment
  • Biosecurity treatmentof containerised products (including logs)
  • Planning of operational requirements (including stock requirements)
  • Preparation of sites, facilities, stacks etc for biosecurity treatment
  • Assist with the ongoing development of fumigant recapture
  • Collection of data on recapture
  • Timely and accurate completion of required documentation
  • The ability to plan and manage scheduled services

Skills and Experience

  • Technical ability and aptitude
  • Practical problem solving skills and common sense
  • Good interpersonal skills and team work
  • Clear communication skills
  • Compliant; accuratecompletion of required documentation
  • Flexibility in regardhours; potentialschedule changesand call outs
  • Strong Health & Safety commitment
  • Physically fit and comfortable to work safely at heightsin all weather conditions and confined spaces (lifting is also part of this role)
  • Current Full Driving Licence
  • Eligibility to work in New Zealand

Desirable Attributes

  • Controlled Substance Licence (CSL)
  • Approved Handler License(DG)
  • Forklift Licence (F Endorsement)
  • Computer Literate
  • Previous experience in theBiosecurity and/or Pest Control Industry
  • Valid Passport

To succeed in this role you will enjoy working outdoors, be physically fit in what can be at times demanding conditions, and able to planwork load efficiently.

Full training will be provided to obtain the required licenses and qualifications where necessaryhowever youneed to bea self starter and highly motivated.

This rolewill be primarilybased on the Port of Tauranga,thereforeapplicants need to residewithin thisarea. Applicantsare to also be awarethattheplace of employment varies from time to time and therefore need to be prepared to work at other locations where Genera operates throughout New Zealand and at times, Australia.

Due to the nature of the role and working environment, a Police Record Check; Pre-Employment Drug & Alcohol Test and Medicalwill apply. To comply withregulations,to obtain a CSL youcannot have a criminal record (this includes, but not limited to driving convictions).

Offering an attractive remuneration, if you want to stand out in a vibrant and busy team and be actively involved in the vastgrowth of this area we lookforward to hearing from you.

Thank you for your interest.

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