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Full-time, Shift work

As a key member of the Balclutha Warehouse team reporting to the Warehouse Manager, you will be involved in various Logistics activities during your shift, to ensure the safety of our people and quality of our product.  You will be contributing to the safety, quality and production over the course of the shift period within the manufacturing plant.  The shift patterns are rotating 4 days on, 4 days off!

You will:

  • Ensure the highest quality product is manufactured in the most efficient means according to Danone requirements
  • Ensure all required materials are delivered to production areas as required
  • Operate forklifts in accordance with our safe operating procedures
  • Actively ensure the warehouse team and equipment contributes to a safe environment for all personnel by adhering to and promoting our WISE Health & Safety principles
  • Accurate record keeping within the warehouse area
  • Communicate effectively with all stakeholders to drive improvements and standardisation across teams within production and warehouse


To be successful you will have:

  • Ability to work shift patterns
  • Quick to learn new skills
  • Forklift experience is not essential but would be an advantage
  • Ability to be flexible within the role
  • Good communication is essential
  • Ability to interpret documents
  • Reliable, honest and punctual


Danone's mission is Bringing health through food to as many people as possible and we want to invite people to join the movement for a healthier world.  We recognize the power people have to impact the world through their daily choices.  Each time we eat and drink, we vote for the world we want to live in.  We believe a healthy body needs healthy food.  And healthy food needs a healthy planet and this is what our new signature One Planet One Health embodies.

Danone Nutricia Early Life Nutrition produces specialty foods for infants and young children, and our mission "We make every day count for you and your baby" gives meaning to everything we do.  We operate out of three sites in New Zealand in Auckland and Balclutha, where our teams undertake the manufacturing, distribution, and development of our infant milks and toddler supplements with market leading brands.

Located in the beautiful vista of Greenfield, just 20 minutes from Balclutha in the South Otago region, Danone's NZ spray drying plant employs state of the art European technology to manufacture and package high quality nutritional powders.  Our farm fresh quality NZ milk is collected, delivered and processed daily ensuring only the best for our consumers.  Our operation prides itself on delivering the finest food and ingredients to help stand by our mums, dads and carers to nurture new lives.


  • World class learning and development opportunities at your finger tips
  • A collaborative team environment where you are both challenged and supported
  • Competitive salary and bonus structure, free health insurance and other well-being benefits (eg gym, KiwiSaver and much more)

Proving yourself in this role could lead to future opportunities within Danone both locally and abroad.  We support our employees to take ownership of developing their career within Danone and encourage moves across (as well as within) our varying functions and businesses.


Opportunities like these don't come around often so apply today!

No Recruitment Agencies please...


  • Classifications: Transport, Postal & Warehousing
  • Company: Danone Nutricia NZ Ltd
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Sector: Private
  • Town: Balclutha
  • Region: Otago
  • Country: New Zealand
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