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Forklift Operator

Operate a forklift and dispatch outgoing goods in a busy warehouse environment as a Forklift Operator in Timaru. 2+ years of experience required.


Operate a forklift and dispatch outgoing goods in a busy warehouse environment as a Forklift Operator in Timaru.

 

About Our Client

Our client has been involved in the food and fibre sector for 25 years with three state-of-the-art sites across New Zealand. They pride themselves on their sustainable, environmentally friendly operation, and their product quality. Additionally, they are actively involved in helping preserve New Zealand's native flora and fauna through contributions to various community and iwi initiatives.

 

About the Role

As a Forklift Operator, your primary responsibility will be to efficiently load, transport, and unload materials to and from processing and packing areas. You'll also undertake some general warehouse duties such as housekeeping as needed.

  • Operate a forklift
  • Load and unload goods
  • Perform general warehouse duties
  • Some manual handling and heavy lifting required

 

About You

You have a general understanding of standard warehouse practices and are physically fit and able to lift as some manual handling work will be needed. A strong work ethic combined with a can-do attitude with an eagerness to learn will see you succeed in this role. You're reliable and honest, can work in a team and individually, and follow instructions.

  • 2+ years of experience operating forklifts
  • OSH cert required (F Endorsement beneficial)
  • Pass a pre-employment drug test
  • Physically fit

 

What's On Offer

  • Salary is negotiable – what are your skills worth?
  • 8% holiday pay on top of wages
  • Training and career development opportunities for motivated workers

 

How to Apply

Please submit your CV/resume and contactable references to apply for this role.

Please note: only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Job Details

City
Timaru
State
Canterbury
Country
New Zealand
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
3591
Posted
1 month ago