Summer Students


Are you an outstanding university student with a passion for the dairy industry?

Then you’re exactly who we’re looking for to join Tatua’s summer student program!

Tatua is a leading manufacturer of speciality added value dairy products. Tatua exports greater than 94% of its products to more than 60 countries worldwide, each year. Tatua’s success is driven by rapid response to customer’s requirements through collaborative product development and customised solutions.

Tatua’s summer student program offers 12 weeks paid experience that will see you working on roster in production, engineering or laboratory areas supporting the team over the summer period. You will also have the opportunity to get involved in real projects designed to help you discover your strengths and support your studies; you will have the opportunity at the end of your placement to report back to the team on the progress you have made.

We are looking for motivated and enthusiastic candidates studying:

  • Process / Mechanical Engineering

  • Technology

  • Bachelor of Science (Chemistry, Microbiology or Environmental)

The primary focus of this role will be to utilise your theoretical proficiencies and develop these skills through hands on work in a practical environment.

As a summer intern, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Discover the skills you need to develop to be successful in the workplace

  • Put into practice theories and concepts

  • Have exposure to general business skills, including effective communication, team building, prioritising and organising your tasks, problem solving and analytical skills

Temporary Fulltime

Job no: HNAI88327

Location: Morrinsville, Tatuanui, Waikato

Closing Date: Friday, 7 September 2018