General Labourer

Location: Brightwater
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200248789_1711338278

The Work

We have an opportunity for General Labourers to work with 2 local Sawmills.

We have 6 x Day Shift and 5 x night shift roles on offer for candidates showing a passion for this industry and commitment to the job.

About the Roles:

  • Assisting with production line work.
  • Monitoring and checking the wood for defects.
  • Manually moving lengths of timber products.
  • Wrapping the wood products, labelling and strapping completed product.
  • Medium/ Heavy manual handling involved, need to be able to follow written and verbal instructions.
  • A person with current forklift tickets, with time spent in the hot seat is desirable, but not a deal breaker.

About you:

  • You are physically fit and injury free.
  • Have a sound work ethic, enthusiastic approach and reliable.
  • Can work well in a team environment.
  • Your own transport, these roles do not suit public transport options.
  • The ability to remain on your feet for long periods of time.
  • Able to work 12 hour shifts.
  • Enjoy working outdoors - no matter the weather.

Must haves:

  • An eligibility to work in New Zealand.
  • Work references.
  • Previous Labourer experience.

*Please note that our commitment to our team's safety on the job means that everyone undergoes a pre-employment drug and alcohol screen.

THIS IS NOT JUST A JOB…. It is a great career opportunity.

About AWF

As the local staffing agency, employers call in jobs to AWF every day. Their needs range from general laboring to semi-skilled work and skilled trades. We work with some of New Zealand's leading companies and have a huge range of new job opportunities daily.

"In a recent survey of field employees who were leaving AWF for their next opportunity, we received the following feedback from an employee who had moved into a permanent role with our client - "through the help of AWF, I was able to go permanent full time through something that I have always wanted to do, and I wouldn't have been able to do that without them."

Best part of working with AWF:

  • Competitive and fair pay rates.
  • You will get holiday pay, ACC cover, Kiwi saver, (sick pay after 6 months)
  • Wages paid weekly.
  • Full Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) gear provided.

What to do next:

If you meet the requirements APPLY ONLINE NOW with a CURRENT CV.

For more information about this or other roles we have, here some easy ways you can get in touch:

  • You can phone the branch on 03 547 5467 or 0800 88 88 60
  • Pop into our branch along with your UPDATED CV, at 19 Halifax st, Nelson

We would love to hear from you and to get to know you better!