Forklift/EWP Operator

Location: Dunedin, New Zealand
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200120794_1551657798
Salary: competitive hourly rate + 8% holiday pay

Every day across New Zealand, thousands of people work through AWF. We've been in business since 1988 and our 30 branches help a huge variety of local and national businesses with the skills they need to operate successfully.

Our client is looking for an experienced Trades Assistant with F/OSH and EWP experience to start immediately to cover extended sick leave. The assignment could very well extend to be 2 months or more. Helping the Mechanics maintain business critical plant on site, you will use use your forklift and EWP skills to complete your work and provide other general assistance, including preparing machinery by pressure cleaning it. A full time, but temporary assignement, you will be working Monday to Friday 3pm to 11pm each day.

Once this assignment is over, as a registered AWF employee, you will be eligible for other work as it arrives.

What's required?

  • F/OSH Endorsement & experience
  • EWP Certificate
  • Mechnical background, not essential but an added advantage
  • Be physically fit
  • Be reliable
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen
  • Have a clean criminal history

The benefits:

  • We'll look after the paperwork so that you'll get the holiday pay, sick pay and ACC cover you're entitled to, and we'll pay your tax
  • You'll be working with people who respect the skills you bring to the job and who'll help you progress your career.
  • The option to gain additional endorsements and add to your skills with access to training at preferrential rates.

If you are interested in this role please call 0800 522687 or click the 'Apply Now' button - don't forget to include your CV!

Apologies, but we are unable to respond to applications made from outside New Zealand, as you must be living here with all visas and licences already granted to be able to apply to work with us.

All applications treated as confidential - we can't wait to hear from you.

AWF is the country's leading supplier of labour and we take pride in looking after our crew's safety and encouraging and supporting those who want to get further experience and training.