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Customer Service Representatives (Permanent) - Hamilton

Ministry of Social Development
Job Category:
Customer services
Waikato - Hamilton
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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Job Description

Customer Service Representatives


Permanent, Full Time (37.55 hours per week)


 We are seeking motivated, strong communicators to provide exceptional customer service to our clients over the phone to start on Monday 24th June 2019. We‘re hiring people who are dependable to their core and who have the grit and the tenacity to show up and work hard even when the going is tough. Our organisation plays an important role in supporting New Zealanders. Simply put, people count on us.


About the role


Although you will be part of a team, you will work as an individual quickly building rapport with a diverse range of people including those in vulnerable situations who need urgent assistance. You will respond to client requests for information and support in line with legislation and policy. Working in a fast-paced environment you will talk on the phone, navigate through computer systems and type notes at the same time. You will work full time rostered shifts with varying times within the below days and timeframes:
  • Monday to Friday 6.55am to 10.00pm and
  • Saturday 7.55am to 6.00pm
The start date for this role is Monday 24th June 2019.


About you


You enjoy providing great customer service and finding solutions for clients through different channels. You will have great listening skills, attention to detail and treat everyone with empathy and kindness. 



  • Comprehensive induction and on-going training
  • Regular coaching and career development opportunities
  • Handy central location in the heart of Hamilton with easy access to public transport
  • Starting Salary $43,299 per annum.


How to apply


Apply online with your CV. You do not need to upload a cover; instead you will be asked to answer two additional questions in the online application form:
  • Why do you want to join our team? (5000 characters max.)
  • Tell us about a time you provided great customer service. (5000 characters max.) 

Please note:


  • If successful, you must be able to start on Monday 24th June 2019
  • To be considered for this position you must hold NZ Citizenship or a Permanent Resident visa at the time of application (this is a level 4/5 ANZSCO position)
  • If you currently work for MSD, please apply through your myHR careers portal at work so your application connects to your internal profile
  • For any further questions about the role please contact Olivia on (07) 957 1588. Please quote reference 28573.


Applications close: Wednesday 22nd May 2019 at 10.00pm

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