Countdown NZ Supermarkets
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Countdown NZ Supermarkets Careers and Employment

About the company

  • CEO
    Dave Chambers
  • Company size
    more than 10,000
  • Industry
    Retail & Wholesale
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Jobs

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Part-time
Nightfill Assistant

Wiri 2104

19 hours ago

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Full-time
Produce Assistant

Auckland City 1021

19 hours ago

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Part-time
Checkout Supervisor

Tamaki 1072

19 hours ago

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Longlife Assistant

Beachlands

19 hours ago

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Part-time
Deli Assistant

Auckland City 1010

19 hours ago

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Full-time
Nightfill Supervisor

Tamaki 1072

19 hours ago

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Full-time
Perishables Supervisor

Beachlands

19 hours ago

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Part-time
Checkout Operator

Te Atatu South 0610

1 day ago

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Full-time
Online Assistant, Full Time 1AM Start

Penrose 1060

1 day ago

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Part-time
Nightfill Assistant, Part Time, Tauranga

Omanu Beach 3110

1 day ago

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Part-time
Fresh Foods Assistant, Part Time

Frankton 9300

1 day ago

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Seafood & Online Assistant

Beachlands

1 day ago

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Online Assistant, Part Time, Te Rapa

Te Rapa 3200

1 day ago

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Nightfill Assistant, Part Time, Bethelehem

Omanu Beach 3110

1 day ago

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Full-time
Pharmacy Retail Assistant

Summerhill 4410

1 day ago

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Part-time
Seafood Supervisor, Part Time

Nelson East 7010

1 day ago

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Full-time
Longlife Supervisor, Full Time

Nelson East 7010

1 day ago

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Part-time
Meat Supervisor, Part Time, Bureta Park

Omanu Beach 3110

1 day ago

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Full-time
Bakery Manager, Full Time

Waverley 9016

1 day ago

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Part-time
Qualified Baker, Part Time

Allenton 7700

1 day ago

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Rating overview

Rating is calculated based on 357 reviews and is evolving.

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Reviews

Online Assistant in Whangarei, Northland
on 15 February 2021
Fun, nice people
Loved my experience there. would go back if needed. Lovely staff and very easy some days but some days are obviously going to be harder than others. 8/10 experience
Long Life Assistant in Manukau, Auckland
on 4 May 2021
Poor management
A typical shift will be unloading a lot of pallets having to drop them in the aisles, cut and face up alone. Worse part is no one can help you when you’re struggling, you get given 4 aisles to do alone if done on time get given more work, the management is very BAD, they don’t appreciate the hard work of cod workers, unfairness. The workplace culture too much gossip, and no English is spoken on floor which is a must, the most enjoyable part of the job is meeting different kinds of people you work with who become good friends, when we have to stay back we don’t get paid extra, the pay is bad.. you either get the right pay or most of the time underpaid.
Longlife management in Tauranga, Bay of Plenty
on 26 March 2021
Stressful
Started as a alright job but each year just gets harder and harder. With hours being cut regularly your just expected to do more to cover it. They say safety is first but neglect the fact that reducing team makes it harder to remain safe. Polices get changed back and forth all depending on what manager you talk to.
Night fill & Checkout Operator in Hawera, Taranaki
on 27 December 2020
fun workplace that takes care of the employees
countdown was my favourite job i had as i was young going in and everyone helped me out and looked after me. i spent 3 years at Countdown and the experience was amazing meeting people of different cultures and ages being able to get an insight on other peoples lives
Bakery Assistant in Hamilton, Waikato
on 19 December 2020
Would not recommend
It's difficult to think of something positive about my time here when I was not adequately trained to do the job I was hired to do, and picked on by managers when I struggled to complete the work of three people on my own. Would not recommend
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I possess a high work ethic and loyalty to my employer,I'm a team player, and will contribute supportive manner to my workmates.

Shared on 26 July 2020

What is your favourite food and why? Where do u see yourself in 5 years? How do u motivate customers? Would you go extra mile to help a customer? How do u deal with upset customers? Are u a part of any community ? How will you be an asset to this company? Tell me a time when u exercised leadership? Have u ever increased sales?when? Have u worked in a team?what were your strengths and weekness in a team? Describe a time when u made a mistake and how did u deal with it? What changes have u made at work?

Shared on 8 December 2019

Are you on time you meet the standards of the customers work as a team hygiene workplace safety comes first do you enjoy people around you making sure the shelves are stacked safety label properly work on your own meet the guidelines

Shared on 28 October 2019
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