Yard and Drive Thru Team Members- Invercargill

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Customer Service
  • Business Group:PlaceMakers
  • Location:Invercargill
  • Job Reference:PMK 26401
  • Closing Date:02 Jun 2022


WE’RE EXPANDING OUR TEAM- If you enjoy working in a fun team environment with lots of variety then we have just the role for you!

• Great Culture, Fun team & Great Discounts!

• Ongoing training & career opportunities within PlaceMakers and Fletcher Building

• Multiple positions, Permeant Fulltime, based in our Invercargill Branch

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 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 Role:

We have multiple positions available in our Yards and Drive Thru Team. Based in our Invercargill Branch, working Monday to Friday with 1 in 4 Saturday mornings, you’ll be part of our vital front line team and be responsible for delivering excellent service to all our customers.

You’ll be responsible for assisting within the yard, providing product advice and serving customers. You will be responsible for Loading /unloading goods on and off trucks and customer vehicles. Picking orders, Monitoring stock, cycle counts and much more. You will be assisting the Trade/Yard Manager as directed to ensure an efficient warehouse is maintained all while keeping safety at the forefront. You will be required to operate a forklift within this role were full training will be provided. 

About you:

You enjoy the banter and working as part of a busy team within a fast-paced environment and building rapport with everyone you interact with.  With proven customer service experience, you have good computer skills and excellent organisational skills along with the following-

Serving customers and providing product advice

Positive and enthusiastic attitude

Strong eye for detail

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Solid Health and safety values as you will play an active part in our commitment to providing a safe work environment at all times.

Full class 1 Driving Licence essential. Fork lift licence a bonus.

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

What’s in it for you?

This is an exciting time to join our journey as we grow our people and business. You will have the opportunity for further training and development as well as career progression. In return you will be paid a good hourly rate with opportunities for over time. You’ll be joining a well-respected company offering a range of benefits and opportunities for career advancement that come with being part of PlaceMakers and the wider Fletcher Building Group.

Please note: For a successful application a pre-employment medical, including a drug test and alcohol is required as well as the legal right 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.