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General Information

Job Type
Permanent
Category
Logistics/Transport
Business
PlaceMakers
Location
Northland
Job Reference
37405
Posted Date
27-Jun-2024
Closing Date
29-Jul-2024

Description

Requesting a Class 4 Hiab operator with experience. Frame and truss experience would be a advantage.

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 a reliable Class 4 or 5 truck driver to operate through Whangarei area. You will need to have HIAB crane operating experience. 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 Transport Supervisor, the position is permanent full-time, paid a minimum of 40 hours per week working Monday to Friday with the occasional Saturday. This is a floating driver role where you will provide support to the team across the Auckland region with driving class 2, 4 and 5 trucks when needed, assisting where required and delivering orders to our customers in a timely, professional, and safe manner.

Daily responsibilities include:
  • Collecting a consignment from our branches or plants and completing deliveries to our customers across the Auckland region
  • Full-Time driving responsibilities, with a manual handling aspect inclusive of crane access
  • Safely delivering orders to our customers whilst ensuring that we always provide exceptional service
  • Supporting the team to ensure our customers are receiving an exceptional service

Skills and Experience:
  • Hold a full, clean Class 4 and 5 NZ Drivers Licence 
  • HIAB Crane operation experience is essential 
  • Frame and Truss experience would an advantage
  • 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 strong 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.

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.