Driver - Class 5
- Job Type:Full time
- Business Group:Winstone Aggregates
- Job Reference:WIN/35597
- Closing Date:08 Mar 2024
Join Winstone Transport, where we specialise in fulfilling major contracts with precision and pride ourselves on meeting our customers' needs promptly. Operating with a modern fleet equipped with GPS technology, we ensure accurate dispatch and monitoring of shipments, keeping our clients informed every step of the way. Our esteemed reputation is a testament to the dedication of our team members.
We are currently seeking a skilled Class 5 Driver to join our Papakura site in Auckland. In this role, you will be responsible for driving a truck and trailer unit, transporting bulk aggregates to customers primarily in Auckland, with occasional day trips to Whangarei, Hawkes Bay, Bay of Plenty, and Waikato.
At Winstone Transport, we value our drivers and offer competitive benefits:
- Guaranteed minimum of 50 hours per week, with 10-hour shifts Monday to Friday (occasional Saturday required)
- Starting rate of $30.72 per hour (based on experience)
- Weekly pay schedule
- Employee benefits including discounts and deals
- Comprehensive in-house training to maintain Safe and Fuel Efficient Driving NZ (SAFED NZ) standards, utilizing Eroad Ehubo2 GPS and Safe Driver monitoring
As the face of our customer service, you'll engage with site and project managers while maintaining a courteous, friendly, and professional demeanor with everyone you encounter. Safety is paramount, and we prioritise a Health and Safety-focused work environment to ensure that you return home safely to your family at the end of each day.
To thrive in this role, you should ideally possess:
- A Full Class 5 license
- Previous experience driving Class 5 truck and trailer units
- Proficiency in reversing, jackknifing, and tipping
- Familiarity with and adherence to New Zealand Transport regulations
- A positive attitude towards Health & Safety practices
- The legal right to work in New Zealand
By joining Winstone Transport, you become part of a team dedicated to championing sustainability in the quarrying industry. Together, we're shaping the future and delivering excellence to our customers. Make a meaningful impact and apply today to secure your future with us!
Research shows that females and minority groups don’t apply for roles unless they match 100% the job description.
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.