Order Pickers/Forklift Loaders - Expressions of Interest

  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Logistics/Transport
  • Business Group:PlaceMakers
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:PMK 19578
  • Closing Date:14 May 2021


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. Part of New Zealand’s largest listed company, Fletcher Building, we employ more than 2,400 people in over 60 locations across the country and stock more than 100,000 product lines from concrete to paint and plasterboard.

The residential housing market is booming, and we are busier than ever! 

If you love working in a fast-paced team environment with lots of variety and you would like employment stability as well as training and development opportunity, then this could be for you!  

We have a variety of positions available across our Auckland branch network ranging from Pukekohe to Silverdale so we can align you to a location that suits, as we know that no one wants to be stuck in traffic if they can avoid it!

Positions include –
  • Yard/Drive Thru
  • Order Make Up
  • Dispatch
  • Inwards Goods

Working 40-45 hours per week across 5 days and options for day or afternoon shifts, you’ll be part of our vital team and be responsible for delivering excellent service to our customers.  Your energetic, outgoing nature and eye for detail will ensure that our customers are receiving prompt, efficient service while keeping safety at the forefront.

On a daily basis you will be responsible for the following tasks – 
  • Assisting within the yard, providing product advice when required
  • Assisting with stock takes and dispatch
  • Loading/Unloading of goods 
  • Assisting the Trade/Yard Manager as directed 
  • Operating a Forklift

With the roles requiring a fair amount of heavy lifting, you will need to be physically fit.  You will also need to have a current Forklift Licence or alternatively have proven experience operating a Forklift as well as a clean Full NZ Driver’s Licence.

While previous building or warehousing experience would be an advantage, what matters more is your positive attitude and willingness to learn.

Here at PlaceMakers you will have the ability to create lasting relationships and contribute to the success of our business. We offer amazing training, development and progression opportunities plus a competitive hourly rate and lots of staff benefits so you're in good hands with us!

To express interest, please click apply and we will be in touch shortly. 

Please note a pre-employment medical is required as well as the legal right to work in NZ indefinitely