Forklift Operator

Job ID 22414350
Bay of Plenty, Western Bay of Plenty
Full-time
Listed on 22 Jan 2024

About this job

We have forklift operator positions available for the upcoming 2024 kiwifruit harvest season in a pack house / cool store facility. These positions require a current OSH certificate.

Yard work – This involves unloading and loading trucks which requires great time management and being a great team player.

Cool store – This work is in a cold environment and the employer provides the PPE gear for this. High lift work is involved. To be able to perform tasks in this area you require a good understanding of written English as well as having attention to detail.

Packaging – This involves taking packages to the packhouse for packing purposes. It is important that you are proactive and able to use your initiative to ensure there are no disruptions to the packing.

Bin Tip – Operating a forklift to load bins into the machine that tips the fruit from the bins. You need to be proactive and think ahead to ensure workflow is not disrupted.

You will also be required to perform other packhouse tasks as required.

All PPE gear is provided by the employer including Hi Vis gear required for these roles and safety footwear.

Job Requirements

Restricted License Current OSH Certificate Applications open 1st Feb 2024 Convictions considered case by case Required to pass a drug test No experience is required

Days of work
10 March 2024-12 June 2024 approx Weather Dependent Monday-Sunday Up to 6 days per week, 10 hours per day (60 hours per week)
Pay Details
$24.97ph + 8% Holiday Pay
Job Category
Forklift Drivers
Career Level
Trainee/apprentice (0 - 6 months)
Driver Licence
Restricted, (Class 1) - Car Licence
Pre-employment drug test required
Yes

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