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Summary

Considered to be reliable, hardworking and honest, well presented with good verbal and written communication skills. Enthusiastic and motivated, easy going nature, gets on with anyone. Can work in small medium and large teams and had roles of responsibility. Adaptable to different work environment able to pick up new tasks quickly, competent hand and eye co-ordination, able to use initiative. Use to physical work and working at a fast pace.

Work History

Oct 2014Present

Fonterra - Manufacturing and Processing Cheese 

Bridge Street, Eltham, South Taranaki

Working in Natural Pack as a General Hand and  production worker. Monitoring machines like Label machines, X-ray machines, multi-vac, coders, and printing thermals for Q.A's and Operator. Filling multi-vac pockets, checking weights and packages. Working out in pack-off, packing to quality standards, palletizing, wrapping and stacking. Setting up and assembling machinery's in the graters from the Tumble Drum, weight belt, powder dispenser and the isheda machine. Also working in specialty department manufacturing smoked cheese, stick cheese and airline chucks.

Skills

A good understanding of critical hygiene controls in all departments, 

Maintaining quality and safety standards

Cleaning to standards

Oct 2013Aug 2014

Coq Au Vin Poultry - Specialist Butcher

Grenada North, Wellington

Process Chicken, Turkey, Beef, Mutton and Pork fresh or frozen. Picking and Packing orders for supermarkets, butchers and restaurants, Unloading pallets and packing stock, Stock taking, Recording daily production paper work and Q.C Checks for the V.A Room (Value Added). Packing special order requests for supermarket deli’s, Mixing and measuring spices by weight, chopping, dicing and boning skills, operating vac machines, strapping machine and pallet jack. Worked overtime, weekends and also work earlier than normal start time in the mornings due to a busy day, Aware of food safety and work hazards around the work place.

Aug 20122013

Ingham's Enterprises Ltd - Knife Hand Boner

Murarrie, Brisbane, Queensland

Knife hand Chicken boner, Excellent knife handling and sharpening skills, Trimming and boning to order, Learn all jobs on my line, Co-Line loading, reworks, skinning machine, co-line checking, stacking crates on pallets, tender trim, packing, cleaning and scapula check. Train and trialed different ways of boning methods, butterfly cut, whole breast, wing on, single cut and tender on. I worked on the Pm shift and did a lot of overtime and aware of the H&S aspects of the whole area of the room. Reason for leaving moved back to New Zealand cause of family and health issues at the time

20032012

Silver Fern Farms Ltd - Knife Hand Trimmer

Hawera, South Taranaki

Knife Hand Trimmer Worked 10 years experience started at the low levels and worked my way to the top, learn all most all jobs like Packing, stacking, processing and cry-o-vac machine operator in the boning room. Became a B’ Grade trimmer out of three females on the day-shift floor, work involved heavy lifting, working in a chilled and cold environment, handling raw meat, knife hand skills and excellent sharpening skills, worked a lot of overtime and weekends, became involved overheads (cleaning high off ground) and SBO (safe behavior observation) Reason for leaving: Moved to Australia for better living and more opportunities

20002001

Fonterra - Manufacturing and Processing Powder

Whareroa Site, Hawera, South Taranaki

Worked as a temp in the loading dock picking orders, Printing labels, labeling and stamping milk powder products, stacking pallets, operating machine wrap, cleaning and working at a fast pace Reason for leaving because I was only a temp worker at the time needed a full time job.

REFERENCES


  • Mark Nicholas - Protect Security Manager,

      Wellington City Character Reference.

      mark.nicholas55@gmail.com  

      027 474 0678


  • Raumoa Holden - Silver Fern Farm Ltd

      Night shift Plant Manager, Hawera

      021 943 094


  • Anthony Talaia - Silver Fern Farms Ltd

     Boning Room Supervisor Hawera

     027 914 0519