Yardperson - Tuakau

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Firth Industries
  • Location:Tuakau
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  • Closing Date:22 Apr 2023


We are looking for a hardworking yardperson to monitor and maintain our grounds.  This role is important as there is a requirement to keeping the yard organised and tidy.  You will first-hand what is coming in and what leaves the yard. If you are looking for a pathway to kick start your career? Then look no further – this maybe the one for you.

  • Based in our Tuakau Operations
  • Good payrate plus allowances
  • Monday to Friday and the odd occasional half day Saturday per month

Nōu te rourou - What's in it for you?

  • A great team culture where we enjoy celebrating our successes and supporting each other
  • Access to training, development, and career progression
  • Employee Education Fund – Staff & Dependants
  • Access to Fletcher Building Benefits programme including, parental leave, share scheme and staff discounts

Ko tā mātou mahi - Our Role

To maintain a clean and orderly yard.  There will be a requirement to dispense raw materials, and associated products as required in order to meet safety and environmental standards and meet dispatch schedules.
  • General labouring
  • Forklift - loading and unloading
  • Product inspection and assembly
  • Ensuring the finished product is consistent and meets quality standards
  • Being part of a team that maintains continuous production
  • Ensuring stock is rotated and yard is maintained

No experience but have a great attitude? This is a great opportunity to get in and learn about our products, and potentially grow your career in production and operations.

Ngā Pūmanawatanga Ōu - What You Will Bring

  • Good literacy and numeracy skills
  • Mechanical aptitude - you’ve worked with moving parts, machinery and have a knack for understanding
  • Forklift Licence as you will be required to drive in the Yard
  • Physical fitness and co-ordination
  • Good communication and positive team skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail

Firth is a leading supplier of ready mixed concrete, masonry products and premix to the construction industry either directly or through building product distributors. With a team of approx. 700 people, working in 80 sites throughout New Zealand. It's divided into three product groups, Certified, Masonry and Dricon.

We are proud of your diversity and see it as one of the things that make us stronger. We welcome your individuality and encourage you to bring your true self to work, so if this role is of interest but you feel you don’t fit it, we would still love you to apply.