Despatch Officer- Dunedin, NZ

Bradken is a leading solutions provider and global manufacturer of innovative, custom engineered products for the resources sector. It operates a global network of manufacturing, sales and service facilities employing about 3,000 people.

The Despatch Officer will be based at Bradken’s Dunedin Site and will be responsible for the coordination of employee activities in the Aftercast Department, including; finished goods, stores and despatch, production of quality products in a safe, productive and cost-efficient manner to meet customer requirements.

This role will liaise closely with the Aftercast Supervisor, Management and other plant Supervisors to ensure clear communication of outcomes are achieved.

To be considered you will have relevant experience within the same role or industry and proven knowledge and successful demonstration of safety leadership.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Organise requisitions including maintenance, production materials and subcontractor work.
  • Manage stores by keeping warehouse inventory separated and in check.
  • Delegation of daily work duties in conjunction with Aftercast Supervisor
  • Focus on quality at all times and quarantine any product for review that does not meet requirements.

Prior to commencing employment you will be required to complete a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing.

If you would like to join a global market leader please send your resume and a brief covering letter highlighting why this should be your next role by COB 28th June 2019 to cover letter specifically addressing the selection criteria will be well regarded.


Bradken is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce. All employment will be based on merit, competence, performance and business needs.