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Class 2 Driver / Labourer

Wednesday, May 1st, 2024

We are looking for a reliable person with previous Class 2 truck driving experience to work alongside a small high performing team to deliver goods to a variety of worksites throughout the South Canterbury region. There will be labouring involved which does include heavy lifting so you will need to be physically fit and enjoy working as part of a team. They also deal with imported household goods, there may be times that you are required to do the Christchurch run to return containers (Class 4).

The role will be Monday to Friday with some Saturdays on occasions during busy periods. A Class 2 driver licence is essential, but Class 4 would be advantageous as there is opportunity to also drive Class 4. If you have a clean driving record, enjoy being part of a team and don’t mind manual labour, we want to hear from you!

To apply please email your CV and cover letter to or phone 027 3660621 for a confidential chat.

Please note, to be considered for this position you must be a NZ resident or have the appropriate work visa to apply. Sponsorship is not being offered and overseas applicants will not be responded to.

Ministry of Justice background checks apply and reasonable cause drug testing undertaken. 2 x recent references from your supervisor or manager to be supplied.

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Forklift Operator

Tuesday, April 16th, 2024

Our client is a well-known and reputable company that pride themselves on providing a healthy work/life balance for their employees. They have a strong commitment to the Health & Safety of their staff as well as being known as a great place to work. They have a small but highly productive team.

We are on the lookout for a skilled forklift operator, ideally you will have prior warehousing experience and be able to stack frames confidently four high with precision. Previous freezer work would be an advantage. You will be processing inwards good, staging, picking orders amongst other duties as required.

As well as a skilled operator, you will need to be accurate with paperwork with a high attention to detail.

If this sounds like you then get in touch now! Contact me either by email or call me on 0273660621

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Class 5 Driver/Store person

Tuesday, October 31st, 2023

Our client is looking for a Class 5 driver to join their team. They run their own fleet to service the logistics of the their Third Party Warehouses around Timaru. There will be a lot of variety within the role, some days may see you back and forth to Christchurch or doing local pickups to return freight back to the warehouse. Other days you may be on the Forklift or helping out in the store where required.

They have a culture that they proudly stand behind, their employees are valued and are rewarded with a healthy work/life balance – this is rare in the transport industry!

Required attributes:
• Reliable with good work ethic
• Flexible and able to adapt to varied duties
• Exceptional team player
• Happy to pitch in where required in the store

Hours of work will vary base on your schedule for the day, averaging between 40-50. There will be the occasional weekend where you will be required to work to unload vessels.

All applicants will need to undergo a Pre-employment drug test and subject to a Ministry of Justice background check.

You will need to have the legal right to work in NZ, Overseas applicants will not be considered or responded to.

If you’re interested in this role or you would like to hear about the other work opportunities we have available please send your CV to or call me on 027 3660621.

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Class 2, 4, 5 with WTR drivers required

Tuesday, September 19th, 2023

We have a range of clients on the look out for skilled Class 2/4/5 drivers – additional bonus if you have your Wheels/Tracks/Rollers.

In order to be considered you will need to meet the following criteria:

• Physically fit and capable of manual labour
• Excellent work ethic
• Proven NZ driving experience
• Be willing to work overtime as required
• Be able to pass a Pre-employment drug test

Personnel Placements offers you a good opportunity to get your foot in the door with a wide range of clients across the region. These roles are often not advertised – being registered with us means we will contact you in the first instance before appearing on Trade Me/Seek.

All applicants will be subject to a Ministry of Justice background check and will need to provide 2 recent references .

In order to qualify you must be a NZ Citizen/Resident or hold a valid working visa. We do not offer sponsorship and therefore will not be responding to overseas applicants.

Please send your CV to to register your interest. Alternatively you can phone me on 027 3660621 for a confidential chat.

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Loader operator

Thursday, September 7th, 2023

We have a role become available for 6 week period, ideal if you have relocated to the region and looking to get the foot in the door with a well-known and respected company. Initially this is a temp role however there is always the option for the right person to become a permanent employee.

You will need to have recent and relevant experience operating a loader. A full class 1 license with WTR is essential, you will be given preference if you have your Class 2.

There is a fair amount of repetition in this role and you must be ok with working longer hours.

Please send your CV to or call me on 0273660621 to discuss further.

We can only accept applications from NZ residents/citizens or people that hold a valid working visa. You must be currently residing in the Timaru region to be considered. Applications outside the region or those requiring sponsorship will not be responded to or considered for this role.

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Forklift Operator/Labourer

Wednesday, July 12th, 2023

Our long established client is a family owned and operated business, serving the Canterbury region for over 50 years. They are a close knit operation, they treat their employees treated as family, resulting in longevity and loyalty. You will be working in below freezing temperatures at times, a strong work ethic is key.

They are seeking strong, fit labourers and Forklift Operators to fill their ever expanding team. If you have your Forklift qualification but no experience and are keen to work from the ground up, you won’t be excluded.

In order to be considered you will need to show the following attributes:

  • Physically fit
  • A willingness to work, show up on time and put your head down
  • Loyalty to your team and your managers
  • An ability to work in and enjoy a fast paced environment
  • Attention to detail and confidence with hand held scanners
  • A positive attitude and contribute to the positive culture already established

Hours of work are 6am until 2.30pm, Monday to Friday.

Ministry of Justice, ACC and drug tests will apply.

You must have the legal right to work in NZ – overseas applicants or working holiday visa’s will not be considered or responded to

Please phone Lisa Forbes on 0273660621 or email