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Experienced Forklift Operator / Yardman

• Clean, safe and efficient environment
• Overtime rates and allowances
• Opportunity for personal development and to up-skill

Do you have proven ability operating a forklift? Are you experienced with inwards goods, picking and dispatching orders? Do you have good communication, literacy and numerical skills?

A great opportunity has arisen for an experienced Forklift Operator / Yardman to join a local plastics company that manufacture high quality plastic products to clients nationally and worldwide. This position is a hands-on role working within the Distribution Team to effectively provide an accurate process for all dispatch functions and to ensure a smooth flow with inwards goods, picking and dispatching orders, while meeting company customer standards. This role will involve loading and unloading trucks and containers, shifting stock around the yard, inventory control, computer work and physical labouring.

You will maintain a high level of H&S, picking performance and be required to meet picking KPI’s. The successful applicant must have previous experience in warehousing, logistics and forklift operation, and be familiar with a manufacturing environment. This environment can be hi-paced during seasonal peaks so you must be able to manage pressure and be able to work extra hours to meet customer demands.

To be considered for this position you will have:
• Current F Endorsement and OSH Forklift
• Experienced in Manufacturing environments
• Working knowledge of NZ Health and Safety
• Excellent verbal and written communication

If you enjoy being busy and having variety in a role then this may be the position for you. The successful applicant will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test and must be conviction free.

This is a great opportunity to join a leading and stable company and benefit from the opportunities offered by a global group.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

For further information contact Jo Jamison on (03)308 9675 or email your application to jo.j@personnelplacements.co.nz