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Knife Filleter – Auckland

Posted: 15.05.2022 | Auckland | Full time

We are on the look out for experienced knife filleters for our Auckland processing site!

Together at Sanford we are proud of our extensive seafood history and our position as New Zealand’s largest integrated fishing and aquaculture business. Our vision is Leadership in New Zealand Seafood, achieving this through a values led approach of care, passion, integrity and achieving together in all that we do.


About the role:

We are looking for a motivated and reliable Knife Filleters to join our Auckland team.  This is a permanent full-time role with Day and Night shifts available.


We have two shifts that we are currently looking for applicants to fill:

  • Night Shift: 20:00pm – 04:30am Sunday – Thursday
  • Day Shift: 06:00am – 14:30pm Monday to Friday


What you need to be successful in this role:

  • Excellent knife handling skills
  • Food safety training
  • Excellent Seafood product knowledge
  • Previous experience working in a fish processing facility
  • Previous filleting/cutting experience


What we can offer you:

  • Permanent full-time employment
  • Staff Discounts
  • Potential for upskilling



If you are passionate about the above position and think you are up to the challenge, please forward a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining your experience and background to

For consideration you will need to be eligible to work in New Zealand.  As part of our recruitment process pre-employment checks may include criminal history check, drug and alcohol testing and a medical assessment.

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