Forklift Operator

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Manufacturing
  • Business Group:Clever Core New Zealand
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:CLC/31500
  • Closing Date:19 Jun 2023



Clever Core New Zealand is a purpose-designed offsite manufacturing facility based in Wiri. We are building a new generation of homes for New Zealand and want to be the number one supplier of panellised homes designed specifically for manufacture. 


We manufacture the walls and floors to go into Residential homes to save time on site and create a safer and better-quality product. Our clients come to us for homes that can be built faster, more accurately and with less waste.


We are looking for a diligent Forklift Operator to assist with the safe loading and unloading of our timber panels for distribution to site. Based at our manufacturing plant in Wiri you will also be required to assist the production team on the assembly lines at times. Your job will be to:

Unload materials from incoming vehicles and stack them to assigned places
Locate and move stock of products to pallets or crates for storage or shipment
Transport raw materials to production workstations
Inspect machinery to determine the need for repairs and guarantee safety by performing regular maintenance
Keep updated records of inventory and activity logs
Help maintain a safe and orderly working environment
Operate computer-controlled machines used to cut and assemble timber framing (when required)


To be successful in this position you will need:

Proven experience as a forklift driver / operator (combi forklift preferred)
Valid Forklift Driver’s Licence and certificates 
High attention to detail and coordination skills
Good communication skills and ability to work as a team
A strong work ethic and a good level of physical fitness


40 hours per week guaranteed
Monday to Friday
Learn new skills and be constantly challenged
Career progression and chance to upskill

You will need to:
Be eligible to work and live in New Zealand
Pass a Pre-Employment medical & Drug + Alcohol Test 
Pass a Criminal Check

We welcome your individuality. We are enriched by so many nationalities, languages, religions, customs, and lifestyles. We are proud of our diversity and see it as one of the things that make us stronger.