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Class 2 Driver

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