Fonterra Careers

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Te Mātāpuna toa takitini. Fonterra’s strength is in the collective.
Being part of Fonterra means being part of a unique history while helping to realise the potential of dairy for generations to come.

We are a proud New Zealand Co-operative built by generations of farming whānau. We believe nutritious food is essential to sustain people today, and tomorrow.  This is why we challenge ourselves to find new ways to bring our dairy goodness to people around the world.

Come and join our team!

What it's like to work here

Want to know more about being part of Fonterra? Click here to learn more about our purpose and values, brands and markets, and our commitment to diversity and inclusion.


Our benefits

We offer competitive remuneration and a range of benefits, regardless of your role or location.


Working in a flexible way to ensure that the job gets done, while also being there for the important moments in life is what we’re all about.

Career Opportunities

At Fonterra, we can offer you a career not just a job. With a presence across the globe, a world of opportunity awaits you.


We believe in better health, better wellbeing, better you. That’s why we run an annual calendar of amazing wellbeing events including mind health, fitness/nutrition and money matters. We have great discounts on wellbeing products too.

Learning & Study Assistance

No matter what your role is, we encourage you to be a life-long learner and will support you to develop your skills.

Discounted Insurance

We offer a range of different insurance discounts, dependent on your employment type and location.

Leave Options

No matter what stage of life you're at we have a variety of leave options to suit everyone.  This includes the ability to purchase additional leave, enhanced parental leave benefits, and long service leave.

A space for everyone to belong

Our focus is on ensuring equal opportunities and creating an environment where we all feel a sense of belonging, recognition and value.

Workplace Flexibility

We talk to you about your flexibility needs and understand these may change.

Equal Opportunities

We work to sustain an environment respectful of difference, free from harassment and discrimination.

Gender Pay

Our approach is that no unexplainable gender pay gap exists for the same job.

Hiring Locally

We hire and develop local talent to contribute toward the shared success of Fonterra and the countries we operate in.

Human Rights

Our approach prioritises the rights and protections of our employees around the world.

What's your passion?

Tanker Operators
Lab Technicians
Science and R&D
Process & Packaging
Supply Chain & Logistics
Retail, Sales & Customer Service
Forklift Operators
Engineering & Operations
Corporate Functions

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