Harvest Planner

Napier, New Zealand

Reference: 5990732

Help plan the future of our forest harvesting activities by joining a supportive team and expand your skills on exciting projects where no two days are the same.

About the role

As Harvest Planner, you will be responsible for maximising the potential of our forest resources, now and into the future. You will develop optimal harvest planning solutions, and continuously be looking for ways to improve our processes.

You will also be responsible for:

  • Planning forest harvest activities, including road construction and landings
  • Ensuring compliance with health and safety and environmental legislative requirements.
  • Help coordinate the road and landing construction programme.
  • Investigating and embracing new technologies to support the vital reporting and compliance requirements of the role

About us

Based in Whirinaki, with forests across the region, we add value to our natural resources. Our business is renewables, and we have been a part of New Zealand's bio-based economy for 50 years. We grow, process, and deliver quality radiata products to national and international markets. Sustainability and safety are the foundations of our business. We have a team of over 450 full-time staff and 400 contractors. We care for our people, the environment and our community.

About Hawke's Bay

Award-winning food and wine, outstanding architecture, and warm balmy days surrounded by magnificent landscapes, along with iconic architecture, reliably sunny climate, great food and abundant wineries all combine to make Hawke's Bay the place for you to further your forestry career.

We offer

  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Secure employment
  • A supportive learning and development environment
  • Reward and recognition
  • Flexible work options
  • Wellbeing programme
  • Free life insurance for you and discounted insurance for your partner
  • Subsidised medical insurance for you and your family
  • A 4WD vehicle with full private use
  • A discounted fuel offer for your family
  • Free flu injections
  • Retail discounts
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP)
  • Annual kiln dried firewood allocation
  • Relocation costs
  • Family friendly events

About you

  • Physically fit and love working outdoors
  • Able to work logically and methodically
  • Flexible to work outside of normal business hours
  • Able to work to deadlines
  • Proficient computer skills
  • Experience working in harvesting operations
  • Experience using engineering software programmes (advantageous)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Tertiary qualification in a forestry-related discipline (preferred, but not essential)

If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you! Please apply online through the Pan Pac website: www.panpac.co.nz/people/careers.

Applications Close: 10 Jul 2022