Location: Wellington
Job Type: Contract
Reference: 200242597_1700537587
Salary: NZ$29.00 - NZ$37.00 per hour + Travel and meal allowances
Yvonne Uivel
Email Yvonne

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.