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Forklift Operator / Yardman – Casual basis

  • Clean and safe environment
  • Casual basis with opportunity for on-going work
  • Hand’s on role with variety

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?

This position is a hands-on role, working on a casual basis, to assist distribution and to effectively 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, some computer work and physical labouring. This role is on a casual basis, (as and when required), to cover the seasonal peak from September through to November and will be during weekdays, Monday to Friday.

Experience in warehousing, logistics and forklift operation would be ideal as the environment can be hi-paced during seasonal peaks, you must be able to manage pressure and be able to work extra hours to meet customer demands. You will maintain a high level of H&S and an accurate picking performance.

To be considered for this position you will have:

  • Current OSH Forklift and preferably F Endorsement
  • Competent with forklift operation
  • Working knowledge of NZ Health and Safety
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Have an excellent work ethic and be reliable
  • Flexible with days and hours

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.

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