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Join the team at the maritime gateway for Te Tauihu. Port Nelson is a vital hub supporting the region’s continued economic growth and prosperity. 

Port Nelson is an equal opportunity employer, offering training and career opportunities within a collaborative and positive team culture. 

Take a look at the current positions available at Port Nelson below. If you’re someone who would strive to uphold our “ASPIRE” values: Accountability, Safety, Passion, Integrity/honesty, Respect and Excellence then we want to hear from you.  For more info, please contact Jacqui on 027 734 0113.

We are an accredited employer with Immigration New Zealand.  

Employee benefits include:

  • Medical insurance with Southern Cross Health Insurance
  • Superannuation options
  • Get Active/Wellbeing - $350 annually towards whatever keeps you active and well
  • Access to free confidential counselling and support services for you and your whānau
  • Annual onsite health checks, flu vaccinations and skin/mole checks
  • Exclusive discounts with local retailers and businesses
  • Connecting/socialising - regular events including BBQs, Annual ASPIRE award celebration and Social Club
  • Reward and recognition program aligned with our ASPIRE values
  • High quality range of PPE and free onsite car parking.

Current Opportunities

Security operator - casual (shift work)

Application Closes: 23 Jun 2024

Location: Nelson

Join an experienced and supportive security team in a varied operational role.

Marine Travel Lift Operator

Application Closes: 7 Jul 2024

Location: Nelson

* Marine Straddle Operator
* Develop your skills in a physical and hands-on role
* Relocation assistance to sunny Nelson

Branch Manager – Marlborough Inland Port

Application Closes: 13 Jul 2024

Location: Marlborough

Further develop your leadership and management skills in a role where there is plenty of scope for growth.

Want to know what it's like working at Port Nelson? 

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