Inwards Good Team Leader

Mitre 10 needs no introduction as a proudly New Zealand owned and operated business you see us in almost every town in NZ. Mitre 10 Papamoa, as part of Mitre 10 (New Zealand) Ltd, is a dynamic and growing company, with a vision to provide great quality products and the best value and expertise to enable our customers to have an affordable and easy DIY experience.

This is your chance to grow your career where you will have the opportunity to develop your skills, while working in a role with heaps of variety and scope to advance your career.

Reporting to the Inventory Manager you will be responsible for coordinating incoming stock from our suppliers. This involves ensuring stock is checked off and entered into our computerised inventory system in a quick and timely manner, and that stock flows through the business to reach the shelves in a timely manner to satisfy customer demand.

This is a full time role working predominantly on a Monday to Friday roster and up to 42.5 hours per week. Some weekend work may be required, especially during peak periods.

Applicants must have a full driver's license to obtain a forklift license if not already held, as this role requires the use of forklifts to unload and load trucks.

This role is a physical, hands-on role in a busy area of the business. Accuracy, attention to detail, planning & organisation and communication are all essential skills for this role.

Previous experience in warehousing and/or inventory management would be advantageous.

The following skills/attributes will apply:

  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently
  • Ability to lead, develop and coach Inwards Goods Assistants
  • Strong organization skills
  • Accurate handling and computer processing of all incoming stock
  • Assisting with stock movements/unloading, which will include forklift use
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent communication at all levels
  • Maintaining standards and disciplines
  • Physically fit as there will be heaving lifting, prolonged standing, lifting and ladder use
If you enjoy working as part of a team and have what it takes then we want to hear from you. In return we can offer you a great working environment and staff buying privileges.


To apply, please apply via this website, attaching your CV and cover letter.

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Permanent (Full time)

Job no: p3IWGNov23

Location: Bay of Plenty, Tauranga, Mitre 10 Papamoa

Closing Date: 24 November 2023