Location: Wellington
Job Type: Contract
Reference: 200242597_1700537587

Grow your experience and put your skills to use somewhere new. AWF will guide you through your career transition with expertise and care.

We are recruiting for lashers/wharf-hands. Get your foot in the door and make a pathway to long term career opportunities. This role at the port is a 24/7 operation with shifts commencing day and/or night. The shifts fluctuate depending on when and how many vessels are arriving into port. For example, over a two-week period, patterns show that there have been approximately three shifts per week. Shifts can be 8 to 12 hours long.

This job will suit you if:

  • You can commit to shift work
  • Be available in the weekend, if required
  • Commit to long-term availability
  • Are physically fit
  • Able to accept shifts with 24-hour notice
  • You thrive working in an outdoor environment

How we can help you:

  • Earn while you learn - extensive training provided
  • Weekly pay
  • Above average pay rate
  • Onsite carparking
  • All PPE provided at no cost to you
  • Pathway to career opportunities

What we need from you:

  • Full, clean, class one licence - not negotiable
  • Clean criminal history
  • Commitment and reliability
  • Reasonable amount of upper body strength
  • Great awareness of health and safety
  • Pass a Drug and Alcohol screen

If this role sounds like you, hit APPLY NOW! If you have any questions, call Nic on 04 474 2366. Please note that as a wharf-hand you will be a border worker, so you are required to be vaccinated (minimum of two vaccinations) for Covid 19. To be considered for this role you will need to pass a drug screen and have a clean criminal history.