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Forklift Operator – ASHBURTON

OSH Forklift License Required.

A busy, progressive pack house in the Ashburton area is looking for a qualified, experienced Forklift driver to join their team. They are all about their people and are working hard to ensure their team is valued, effective and growing personally.

As the successful Candidate you can expect to receive:
• Opportunity to learn & grow your skills
• Totally smoke free environment
• Be an integral part of a small tight knit team
• Possibility of early, mid or late shift
• Competitive hourly rate

This position is ideally suited to a fit, energetic person with an interest in the “why” and a keen eye for detail. You will be clean cut, quietly confident and willing to learn.

Your mentor is progressing within the company and will expect from you: loyalty, an excellent work ethic and ownership of your role once fully trained.

Produce is packed into crates out in the paddock and bought to the pack house to be unloaded into the processing area for grading/snap chilling etc.

Your responsibilities will include:
• Loading/unloading pallets of produce and distributing it into the processing area
• Preparing product for dispatch (wrapping/labelling etc.)
• Meeting deadlines
• Competent and accurate computer skills for traceability recording

Mechanical knowledge and/or an F license endorsement as well as OSH, would place your application at an advantage, all applicants must be able to pass a pre-employment drug test, complete a Ministry of Justice and ACC checks.

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

For your application to be considered please forward your CV or at the very least a detailed outline of your experience & qualifications to gaye@personnelplacements.co.nz .