Retail Salesperson Huntly

  • Farmlands Co-operative
  • Huntly
  • Sep 21, 2021
Full time Dairy Farm Services Horticulture Other

Job Description

About Farmlands

We are New Zealand's largest farming Co-operative, employing more than 1000 people and found at over 100 sites nationally.  We were formed by farmers for farmers more than 55 years ago, with the aim that everyone should prosper. That desire has grown into one of New Zealand's largest co-operatives, helping rural shareholders nationwide (more than 70,000 of them) get the most from their business, at the fairest possible price.  We currently have a fantastic opportunity for a motivated Retail Salesperson to join our team in Huntly.

About the role

This is a full time 40 hours per week Monday to Friday role with rostered Saturday mornings as required.  In this role you'll provide exceptional customer service to our shareholders and customers. You will also:

  • Provide great advice and guidance across a range of rural products
  • Operate a computer-based POS system
  • Forklift driving may be required
  • Process inwards goods
  • Complete manual handling tasks and heavy lifting of product
  • Some on farm deliveries may also be required from time to time

 What you'll bring

  • Superior customer service and sales skills, ideally gained from a frontline retail role
  • A sound knowledge of the farming sector
  • Computer savvy - you'll be confident on a computer and be able to learn new systems with confidence (namely our POS system)
  • You'll be physically fit and be comfortable working on your feet all day and lifting and carrying stock
  • Forklift licence (preferred, however full training provided)


Farmlanders work together to make a difference in our communities and for our shareholders.  We offer a supportive and fun team environment.  Grow your retail experience and career with us and reap the rewards including:

  • Great base plus shareholding and personal insurances
  • Free flu jab annually
  • Some of the best hours in retail

If you genuinely enjoy connecting and working with a wide range of people, with a desire to learn and grow, then we would love to hear from you.

 How to apply

Please apply by clicking on the link below or by phoning Tracey Clarke, Recruitment Advisor at Farmlands on 03 357 6761 or email,24288.html