Forklift Operator/Yardsman

Full Time
OneStaff Ltd

Great Team Culture

Temporary to permanent role

Full time position with full PPE provided!

Job Description:

Our Client is a leading manufacturer and supplier of plastic pipeline systems in Australasia. They manufacture and distribute pipe products ranging in size from 15mm and up to 3000mm, for applications including water, sewerage, mining, slurry, gas, telecommunications and electrical conduits. The products are manufactured from a diverse range of polymer and metals.

The role

We are looking for a Forklift Operator / Yardsman who has experience working in a factory/warehouse environment. It is preferable if you have operated a Forklift with loads at height and with different sized pallets but it is not essential to be successful in the role.

You will have the drive to succeed, take pride in your work and have impeccable attention to detail. You will be open to learning more about the business and someone who puts their hand up to opportunities as they arise.

Moving product from the factory into the yard

Picking orders from the yard into staging areas for loading onto trucks

Manual handling of product - heavy lifting (up to 25kgs)

RF scanners are used and there wil be Forklift work - a valid OSH Forklift Licence is required


Temporary to permanent position

Open door management policy

Supervisors are hands-on and work alongside you in all weather conditions

Opportunity to develop and grow within their yard or factory

Southern Cross health cover - for permanent staffSuperannuation scheme - for permanent staff

Days & Hours

You can expect to work about 45 hours per week, Monday - Friday and on a Sunday morning every two weeks. You will be part of a rotating roster where you will work days one week and nights the week after. The day shift is 5.45am until 3.15pm and the night shift is 3.15pm until 1.15am. When you are on the night shift you will be asked to work Sunday morning to put away production from 6am -10am.

You will need to pass the following pre-employment screening

Pre-employment drug test

Pre-employment drug test

Ministry of Justice background check (some driving charges may be accepted)

ACC history check

Driver licence (minimum full) and own reliable transport

Click APPLY NOW if this role sounds interesting and we will be in contact. Alternatively call Janaia or Sarah at OneStaff Palmerston North on 063538002 (direct) or 0800178233 (free phone).

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