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TOP RATES PAID FOR EXPERIENCED FORKLIFT OPERATORS

Thursday, June 16th, 2022

We are seeking experienced Forklift Drivers (with F and OSH) for various roles that we have on behalf of our clients.

For these positions we are looking for someone who is:

  • Physically fit, on and off the forklift.
  • Experienced forklift driver with appropriate endorsements.
  • Good basic Math and reading.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Detail focused and efficient.


To apply please send your CV and a Cover Letter to Kristyn on kristyn@personnelplacements.co.nz,
or call me on 03 688 8367.

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Class 2 Driver

Wednesday, May 18th, 2022

We are looking for someone to join a family orientated, award winning team at an aluminium joinery company in Methven. The ideal candidate will be invested in what they do, committed to being a productive and reliable team member and flexible with their hours to accommodate the delivery schedule. Their flexibility will extend to lending a hand on the factory floor during any down time from deliveries. With fuel prices as they are you may choose to relocate to Methven – it is a town known for its relaxed lifestyle, warm hospitality, and abundance of outdoor activities right on its doorstep, including the magnificent Mt Hutt ski area. Methven also boasts two primary schools and a secondary school in its village with a skate park and many outdoor activities to keep your family entertained. Activities such as jet boating, hot air ballooning, scenic flights and mountain biking are popular, along with Methven’s very own Thermal Pools. There is an excellent choice of eating places and bars, while only being a little over an hour from Christchurch and its’ International Airport and less than half an hour from Ashburton. This if a full time, permanent role that will ensure safe delivery of their products to building sites within the South Island. There may be the occasional overnight stay required to ensure log book hours are adhered to. If you are a Class 2 Truck Driver who is injury free and healthy we want you; (you must be able to help with onsite deliveries of goods with a shared lift weight of up to 75kg).

The benefits on offer for the successful candidate include:

  • Overtime rates
  • Quarterly bonus
  • Fortnightly gift card draw (eligibility conditions attached)
  • After six months basic medical insurance cover

In return for the excellent benefits listed above, we are looking for someone who displays the following attributes:

  • Clean, Class 2 License (with previous experience and an exemplary record of care)
  • Injury free and healthy
  • Flexibility with their hours to ensure timely deliveries (there may on occasion be the odd overnight stay)
  • Desire to be an integral part of a hardworking team
  • If you have experience in a similar industry it may place your application at an advantage

Regular, random drug testing is carried out – therefore you are required to be drug free to be considered. You must also agree to an ACC claims history check and Ministry of Justice criminal history check.

To register your interest for this position, please apply online or send a cover letter and C.V. to: gaye@personnelplacements.co.nz

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Forklift Operator

Friday, May 13th, 2022

Our Timaru client specializes in producing and supplying ingredients for the pet food industry globally. They are looking for a temp forklift driver.

  • Short term role, with potential to be ongoing.
  • Pay rate is up to $27/h for the right person.
  • Monday – Friday, 6am – 4pm or 8am – 6pm (can be flexible)

For this position we are looking for someone who is:

  • Physically fit, on and off the forklift.
  • Experienced forklift driver with appropriate endorsements.
  • Good basic Math and reading.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Detail focused and efficient.

The role is a short term role, in Timaru. To apply please send your CV and a Cover Letter to kristyn@personnelplacements.co.nz, or call me on 03 688 8367.

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Furniture Removalist / Driver

Friday, May 13th, 2022
  • Start ASAP for the right person
  • Monday to Friday work with the very occasional Saturday
  • Great team culture

Class 2 licence is preferred but not essential, however you will need to be a good driver with patience and good driving habits. This is a customer driven role and you will be providing services to your own customer base. Therefore, you will need to be a professional person with good people skills. You will also need to be have a reasonable level of fitness as you will be loading and unloading the products yourself.

There is heavy lifting involved and does require you to pitch in with the team uplifting household removal items. If you have

  • A Full, Clean class 2 Drivers licence
  • Determination to make the role yours
  • A confident and safe driving style
  • A good level of strength and fitness

We would love to hear from you.

You will be subject to a Ministry of Justice check. Our client has an Alcohol and Drug Free Workplace.

Please send your CV through to me at lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or call me on 021 3660621 to discuss this opportunity.

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Labourer/Digger Operator

Friday, April 22nd, 2022

Labourer Wanted in the Water Industry

  • Our client is New Zealand’s go-to company for water treatment, reticulation and maintenance services. People enjoy working for them because no two days are ever the same and the opportunities are limitless. The role will involve physical labour and heavy lifting and a Level 4 Reticulation qualification will be offered to the right person.

Skills & Experience

  • Great attitude and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Full Class 1 license essential and Class 2, W,T,R desired but not essential.
  • Must be physically strong, fit and self-motivated
  • Ability to work overtime when required
  • Good work ethic

You will need to undergo a Pre-Employment Drug test and a Ministry of Justice Check Please send in your CV to lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or call 027 3660621 to enquire about this amazing opportunity.

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EXPERIENCED FORKLIFT OPERATOR – START NOW!!!

Thursday, April 21st, 2022

Our Temuka based client requires a capable, experienced and mature minded Forklift Operator who is accurate and can work at pace. You will enjoy a busy day and be pleased to show us your skills!

You will possess the following:

  • Current F & OSH
  • Demonstrated Forklift experience, confident and competent working with fragile product
  • Able to work at pace and confident while doing so
  • You will understand and appreciate my client’s respect for Health and Safety.
  • A “can do” proactive work ethic, along with being reliable.
  • You must have a current licence and reliable transport.

This role is working only Mondays – Fridays, 6am – 4.30pm with no weekends. During the quiet period days of work  will be Monday to Thursday.

We are finding more and more that a good temporary worker is often considered for a full time role if you can prove yourself. It is important that the successful applicant is in a position to commence this role close to immediately.

All applicants must be conviction free, willing to complete a Ministry of Justice check and able to pass a pre-employment drug test.

Double vaccination is mandatory with our client and you must be able to present proof of this.

YOU MUST BE LEGALLY ABLE TO WORK IN NEW ZEALAND ON A LONG TERM BASIS IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED.

Apply now for this role or get more information by contacting Lisa Forbes Recruitment Consultant, lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or call 027 366 0621

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Permanent Class 2 driver!

Monday, January 24th, 2022

Our client requires a Class 2 Driver with an immediate start for the right person. You will need to be clean-cut and presentable as you will be dealing with customers face to face on a daily basis. If you have your Class 2 Licence but do not have a lot of experience our client is willing to dedicate time for full training.

We are looking for a Superstar all-rounder who is happy to combine driving with some labour, you need to be physically able and capable of lifting.

There is the opportunity to move into a leadership role further down the line and oversee the day to day running of the crew on your job site. You need to be a forward thinker and lead the way with a good positive attitude. Trouble shooting and identifying issues are key attributes our client is looking for.

You will need to have a Clean Licence, be fully vaccinated and prepared to undergo a Drug screening and Ministry of Justice background check.

If this sounds like you then please apply asap to me at lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz or 0273660621

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Class 2 & Class 4 – Permanent roles available

Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

Our client is searching for their next couple of Superstar Drivers to join their team. You will be joining an established company with a great culture. Full training will be given on the job

You must have:

  • A clean Class 2/Class 4 license
  • Demonstrated driving experience
  • Physically fit, honest and reliable
  • Good customer service skills, happy to help load and unload when required
  • Compliant with all health and safety policies and procedures

You will need to undergo MoJ and ACC checks and be drug free. Drug testing may apply.

Contact me today to learn more about this role lisa@personnelplacements.co.nz;  027 366 0621