Careers

Welcome

Welcome, and thanks for taking the time to find out about a career with Obex.

Here, you’ll discover that ours is a success story written by our people. Through a lot of hard work and dedication to being the best employers possible, we have found that all-important balance between professionalism and personality, good business and great benefits, work and life.

The next chapter in our story of success could be written by you. Why not bring your talent, commitment and integrity to Obex and help us build on our reputation as the people ‘connecting New Zealand with world leaders in medical technology’

Ours is a culture of recognising talent and performance, so you’ll always feel valued for the job you do, but more than that we celebrate success through our annual Everest Award where staff are nominated by their peers.

At Obex, you are challenged to deepen your understanding, extend your skill-base, and, keep your knowledge up to date.  From our warehouse team right through to management, the more we know, the better we are.

What’s the Obex X-factor?  People. They stand for leadership, respect, professionalism, and they care for others. They go the extra mile, they get the right results. Quite simply, it’s our people that set us apart.

Join us

You’ve seen how much we value our people. If you have that same drive, and if you would enjoy an environment where respect and regard for one another is paramount, we’d be interested to hear from you. If you would like to register your interest in joining our team, please email a copy of your CV, along with a brief outline of your career aspiration.

Working here

Our Culture

At Obex, everyone can have say. What this means is that our door is always open to ideas, and that everyone feels part of the Obex team. We are professional, a quality complemented by how we express ourselves as individuals, and when you can clearly see the impact you have on a business, it makes for an exciting place to work. Defining a culture is no easy task, so in order to give you an idea of what it’s like to work at Obex, it’s best to ask the people themselves.

  • ‘Work hard, play hard’
  • ‘Supportive, helpful people’
  • ‘Great offices, great people, great coffee’
  • ‘It’s about the people’
  • ‘Work-life balance’
  • ‘We’re serious about the work we do, but we have fun doing it.’

Our Values

At Obex, our people embody the values we believe in. Ours is an organisation built on:

  • Trust – “Unquestionable”
  • Commitment – “Get started now and finish it”
  • Knowledge – “Know your stuff”

Testimonials

Our Departments

Marketing & Sales

When we describe our sales team as dynamic, we really mean it. We have a team of individuals who are highly motivated, professional, hard-working, fun-loving, and driven to shine in their area of expertise – it makes for an amazing atmosphere. We embody the company values of Trust, Commitment and Knowledge in everything we do with customers and suppliers.  The success of our marketing and sales team is built on strong relationships with all our customers.  We provide extensive clinical and educational support to all of our customers.  Our product management and business development expertise underpins all of this.

Customer Liaison

We have a dedicated Customer Services team who are highly experienced and committed to delivering an excellent and comprehensive customer experience.

Warehouse & Logisitics

Our warehouse is a standalone facility in Penrose, and the close-knit team is made up of individuals who enjoy the work they do, the location, and the company of their colleagues. Committed to professionalism, they enjoy the challenge of getting the right items to the right place in the right time frame.

IT, Regulatory, Management

Without the right support structure, there would be no success. These departments are the engine room of the organisation, keeping things ticking over, making meetings happen, and providing our management, sales team and customer liaison team with a rock-solid foundation from which to do great things.

Management

Obex is an extremely supportive organisation, we genuinely care about what our employees have to say. Our managers listen, with open lines of communication throughout the business, and we celebrate success. Pieter Wijnhoud, CEO at Obex, is committed to bringing in the right people with the relevant skillset and   talent mix, the right ‘fit’, and that delivering for our people is just as important as delivering for the client. We support our team leaders to ensure they have the skills to lead their teams’ to success.