Experienced Packer

$27.00 - $30.00 hourly
  • European Bakery
  • 20/02/2024
Full time Trade/ Services Warehouse

Job Description

Job Description:

Are you someone with a knack for logistics, in good physical shape, and who revels in the aroma of freshly baked bread? If so, we have an exciting full-time opportunity for you in our packing department for an experienced Packer that can support our Distribution Team Leader and take on Shift Leadership on his days off.


  1. Slicing, Labelling, and Packing: Perform the slicing, labelling, and packing tasks for a diverse range of bread products catering to over 100 customers daily. This includes cafes, restaurants and supermarkets and ensuring accuracy and attention to detail at all times.

  2. Flexibility in Shifts: Be prepared for varying work hours, starting between 11am and 12pm depending on the shift, and concluding between 7pm and 10pm. Flexibility to adapt to different start and finish times is essential.

  3. Quality Assurance: Ensure the packed bread items meet high-quality standards and are optimally packed to reach customers in excellent condition.

  4. Product Knowledge: Learn and memorise the different types of bread products, including their specific characteristics and packaging requirements.

  5. Team Collaboration: Work closely with a dynamic and fun team to contribute to (and at times, lead) a positive and productive work environment.


  • Previous experience working and leading shifts in a fast-paced packing environment
  • Physical fitness for manual tasks involved in the packing process.
  • Flexibility to accommodate varying work hours.
  • Attention to detail in labelling and packaging.
  • Ability to adapt and learn quickly, especially in acquiring knowledge about different bread types.
  • Strong teamwork and communication skills.


  • Competitive pay rates and caring work culture
  • Immerse yourself in the delightful aroma of freshly baked bread.
  • Join a vibrant and enjoyable team environment.
  • Gain valuable experience in logistics and packing.

Application Process:

If you can envision yourself thriving in this full time, permanent role, we invite you to submit your CV along with a covering letter to people@europeanbakery.co.nz. Alternatively, drop by our location at 22B Margaret Place, Frankton Industrial Area (just off Glenda Drive).

We look forward to welcoming a new member to our team who shares our passion for delivering quality bread products to our valued customers!