Timber Processor/Forklift Operator

Location: Nelson
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: 200241416_1698270349
Salary: Negotiable
Mel Boal
Email Mel

About the Role

  • 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

  • Have a sound work ethic, enthusiastic approach and reliable
  • Your own transport, these roles do not suit public transport options
  • Able to work 12 hour shifts
  • Follow written, verbal instructions and able to replicate tasks once shown processes
  • Have references that will tell us what a great worker you are
  • Forklift Osh cert and F endorsement required
  • Pass a drug and alcohol test
  • Have the right to work in NZ


  • Weekly pay
  • Full PPE Provided
  • work locally
  • Ongoing Work
  • Knowledgeable team leaders

These roles are long term, with temp to perm prospects for the right candidate with a great attitude and work ethic.

Sound like you? here's how to apply:

  • Apply below by clicking the link and attaching your CV
  • Send a copy of your CV to mailto:mailto:nelson@awf.co.nz
  • Give the AWF office a call on 03 547 5467 for a confidential discussion
  • Apply in person by coming into our AWF office at 19 Halifax Street

If you have the skills to be successful in this role then don't delay apply today because we want to speak with you