Class 5 Driver

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Logistics/Transport
  • Business Group:Higgins
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:FCH/30439
  • Closing Date:21 Apr 2023


We are currently looking for an experienced Class 5 Driver to join the Higgins Team in Auckland. You will be operating Truck and Trailer, 6-wheeler tipper truck, 18 speed manual road ranger (18 speed split). 

Come join the Higgins team:
• Competitive hourly rate  
• Permanent role with guaranteed 40 hours 
• Join a supportive team that treat each other like Whānau
• Ongoing training and development to help you reach your career goals
• Career development – opportunities to grow your career at Higgins and the wider Fletcher Building group of businesses
• Access to Fletchers Building Benefits Programme, including: 
• A brand-new market-leading parental leave policy to ensure employees are well supported throughout one of life’s most significant events.
• FB employee share scheme, educational and welfare funds
• A significant portfolio of retail benefits across major NZ businesses such as ANZ, Z energy, PlaceMakers, Mico and Samsung. 

What you’ll bring to the role:
• Class 5 licence and relevant Class 5 experience 
• Truck and Trailer experience 
• Manual Road ranger gear box experience essential 
• Prior experience transporting plant, product and asphalt is ideal but training can be provided 
• A safety-first attitude – for yourself and the public
• Reliable, punctual, and motivated
• A good communicator & team player 

Higgins is a leading roading and civil infrastructure company in New Zealand. We are on a dynamic growth path with people at the heart of what we do every day. We offer a great working environment, competitive hourly rate, subsidised medical insurance and subsidised education and training for you and your dependants.

Higgins is committed to a drug-free workplace. The successful applicant will be required to pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing along with a health check!

Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

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