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Help us build New Zealand! PlaceMakers is New Zealand's leading and largest supplier of building materials to New Zealand’s commercial and residential construction markets. 

We are looking for an experienced Class 4 HIAB driver in Christchurch. If you love driving and don’t want to be tied to a desk…and are looking for a fun, physical, outdoors role with lots of variety…then this is for you!  

About the role: 

Reporting to the Regional Transport Manager, the position is permanent full-time, 40 hours per week working Monday to Friday with occasional weekend only when required. Delivering orders to our customers in a timely, professional and safe manner. We use a range of hassle-free, modern-day apps and hand-held technology, limiting the need for drivers to complete lengthy paperwork, saving you time and making your life easier.

A fast-paced and physical role, you will be part of our solid team of professional drivers, safely delivering orders to our customers whilst ensuring that we provide exceptional service at all times.

Day to day you will be:
  • Collecting a consignment from our branches or plants and completing deliveries to our customers across the region.
  • Supporting the team to ensure our customers are receiving an exceptional service

To be considered you must possess the following: 
  • Hold a full, clean Class 4 NZ Drivers Licence
  • Must have HIAB experience 
  • Ability to pass a medical and a drug & alcohol test
  • Have an excellent manner with people, especially customers
  • Be physically fit as manual handling and heavy lifting are a requirement
  • Be reliable and have a good attitude towards health & safety

About PlaceMakers and our Benefits
PlaceMakers is New Zealand's leading and largest supplier of building materials to New Zealand’s residential and commercial construction markets. Part of New Zealand’s largest listed company, Fletcher Building, we employ more than 2,100 people in over 60 locations across the country and can source more than 100,000 product lines from concrete to paint and plasterboard."

We offer an Employee Education Fund (EEF), where funding can be obtained for employees and family members to study and/or extend their learning further.

How to Apply
Opportunities like this do not come along very often and these are limited. To express your genuine interest please submit your CV for review, if selected as part of our longlist you will be invited to have a phone chat outlining why the position is of interest to you and what you can bring to the table.

Please note - A pre-employment medical, including a drug test will be required as well as being fully eligible to work in NZ indefinitely.

We are proud of the incredible diversity of people who make up our business! As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees across our national network of branches throughout New Zealand.