Forklift Drivers – Apple Packhouse and Coolstores

  • Location - 22 Irongate Rd E, Longlands, Hastings, New Zealand
  • GAP/GRASP registration no -
  • Potential start date - 14 Feb 2021
  • Potential End date - 24 Sep 2021
  • Approx Duration of Job - 222 days
  • hours per week - (40+ hours per week)
  • Hourly rate - $$22.50+8%
  • Industry - Horticulture & Viticulture
  • Intensity of work - average
  • Contract type - fixed-term
  • Number of positions available - 4
  • Other Benefits: - Onsite Parking No Power, Kitchen Facilities Available, Covid 19 aware workplace, Toilet
Description of Job

All our forklift work is inside, under cover in our brand new packhouse and cool stores. We have a fleet of new Jungheinrich Lithium Ion electric forklifts – no battery changes needed. They have leading edge technology, Solopilot, and excellent safety features. Cool Stores – Work the Harvest Period, late February to late April For the initial busy harvest period: • Receive fruit and moving it into the cool stores • Shift bins within the cool stores and to the packhouse as needed • Routine safety and maintenance checks Packhouse – Work the Full Season The season starts mid-late February 2021 and goes through to late September. • Forklift operations in the packhouse • Move bins of fruit and packaging stocks in the packhouse • Load finished goods for dispatch or storage • Routine safety and maintenance checks Shifts There are 2 shifts to choose from: Day Shift 6.00 am – 4.00 pm Monday to Saturday Night Shift 4.30 pm - 02.30 am Sunday to Friday. Weekend work is mainly at the busy start of the season and is likely to reduce as the season progresses.

Skills And Attributes Required
  • Full NZ Drivers Licence
  • Forklift & OSH Endorsement
  • Experience required
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