Loader/telehandler Operator

Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200188458_1608523408

AWF have a great opportunity for a loader or telehandler operator to join our clients busy Invercargill site.

The role will mostly involve operating a telehandler to load, screen and blend stockfood inside of a shed, but may also involve other yard duties such as general housekeeping and cleaning of machinery. The work is fairly repetitive at times especially initially while you're getting into the swing of things.

The work is Monday to Friday with the occasional weekend included especially when stockfood is arriving.

This role is great for someone with prior loader or telehandler experience looking to use their current skills and also may wish to work towards furthering themselves and their licences in the logistics sector, our client is a major player in the transport sector who care about their people and love to see them grow and develop.

This is a temporary role with the potential to go permanent for the right person.

About AWF;

AWF as part of New Zealand's largest recruitment and resourcing company is dedicated to matching awesome people with great employers throughout New Zealand. We operated across a large variety of sectors from Whangarei all the way to Invercargill.

AWF is dedicated to working with clients who have safety at the forefront of their operations and are as committed to seeing everyone return home safe after a hard days work as we are.

Working through AWF you will be provided with all the required PPE to keep you safe whilst on assignment and you be paid on time each week for your hours worked. We are also close by to support you should you need assistance with your assignment. You'll also earn all the regular entitlements of any employee in NZ such as accrued holidays and pay for public holidays where entitled.

AWF have thousands of workers across NZ and we'd love to have you as one of them.

Our successful applicant;

To be successful in this role you need to be capable of operating a loader or telehandler safely and within an at times, tight environment. The days are at times quite long and the work can be quite repetitive so some experience with repetitive work would be an advantage but not essential.

We need someone who is down to earth an able to get along with others in a team but also self driven and able work individually.

Mostly we're looking for someone reliable who's keen and willing to get stuck in to get the job done.

As well as the above you'll need the following for this role;

- A New Zealand Class 2 Licence with W endorsement

- The right to work in New Zealand and relevant documentation to prove it

- The ability to pass pre-employment checks including drugs and alcohol

- A current CV with contactable references

If this sounds like you then click "apply" below and attach your current CV because we're keeping New Zealand working and we'd love for you to be a part of that journey. If you'd like more information about this role then give us a a call at the AWF office on 03 214 0388.

If you'd prefer you can also apply by emailing your current CV to invercargill@awf.co.nz or apply in person by coming into our office at 19 Yarrow Street Invercargill (please note: or office is not open on public holidays and may be unmanned at times over the Christmas break so it may pay to ring first).

We don't mind how you do it but if you fit the above then apply today.