Forklift Operator

Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200188291_1608242650
Salary: Negotiable

AWF have full time opportunities for experienced Forklift Operators to join our busy clients in their local operations.

This work involves:

  • Loading and unloading trucks
  • Stacking and wrapping pallets
  • Loading pallets by hand and other general stores duties

We have a number of vacancies with different clients so we have the options that best suit you.

This work is all fast paced and we're looking for people with high work ethics who aren't afraid to get stuck in and deliver for our clients if you lack energy these roles are probably not for you.

Prior experience with extra long forks would be an advantage but is not essential.

About AWF:

AWF is part of New Zealands largest recruitment and resourcing group. We have thousands of people working for us every day throughout New Zealand.

We are dedicated to the health, safety and well being of all of our field employees and we help to keep you safe on site through regularly meeting with you and discussing health and safety matters, providing you all the PPE you need to go to work and be safe and by working with you to find the roles that suit your skills and experience.

Our clients are industry leaders and they care about our people as much as we do, at AWF we're proud to say we keep NZ working and we're passionate about finding great people to help us do this.

About you;

Your prior experience with manual work will help you immensely in being successful in this role, as will your solid communication skills.

You will need to be physically fit and able to lift up to 15kgs and have some basic abilities with technology.

You will be able to work well as part of a team and also be reliable enough to work individually.

In addition to the above you'll have the following:

  • A full Class 1 New Zealand drivers licence and F endorsement
  • A current forklift OSH certificate
  • The right to work in New Zealand and relevant documentation to prove it
  • A current CV with contactable references
  • The ability to pass pre-employment checks including; criminal history, drugs, alcohol and ACC history

If you fit the above then click apply now because AWF have the work for you!

You can also apply by emailing your CV to or calling us on 03 214 0388 (free phone 0800 88 88 60) or pop into our Invercargill office at 19 Yarrow Street and apply in person