Yard and Drive Thru Customer Service - Taupo

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Customer Service
  • Business Group:PlaceMakers
  • Location:Taupo
  • Job Reference:PMKAD29898
  • Closing Date:13 Feb 2023


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 2,100 people in over 60 locations across the country and stock more than 100,000 product lines from concrete to paint and plasterboard.

If you love working in a fun team environment with lots of variety then this could be for you!  

About the role:

Working in our Yard and Drive Thru, Monday to Friday (9h per day) with rostered Saturdays (1 out of 3 : 45 hours per week), you’ll be part of our vital front-line team at our Taupo Branch, responsible for delivering excellent service to our customers. Your energetic, outgoing nature and eye for detail will help you to ensure that our customers are receiving prompt, efficient service and sound advice while keeping safety at the forefront. Dealing primarily with our building and trade customer base, your key responsibilities will include:

• Assisting within the yard and drive thru, providing customer service
• Loading of goods on to customer vehicles
• Getting customer delivery or collection orders ready 
• Operating a Forklift to load and unload goods
• Assisting the Drive Thru / Yard Supervisor as directed to ensure an efficient warehouse is maintained
• Assisting with stock takes and dispatch
• Actively working to make sure you, our customers and your teammates are safe

About you:

With the role requiring a fair amount of heavy lifting, you will need to be physically fit and have solid Health & Safety values as you will play an active part in our commitment to providing a safe work environment. A clean full driver’s licence is required and F endorsement is 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 joining a well-respected company offering a range of benefits that come with being part of the wider Fletcher Building Group so you're in good hands with us!

Please note: The following will be required for successful application 
• A full clean NZ drivers licence.
• A pre-employment medical, including drug test will be required
• Evidence of the legal right to work in NZ

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.