We are looking for a suitable candidate to load machines (excavators, Rollers, Bulldozers, dumpers, rockbreakers, etc) onto the transporter trucks and deliver them safely and on time to our customers. The deliveries are mainly in the Northshore, Rodney and Auckland areas. Then go out and collect them again when they are off-hired. Some deliveries of up to 6 ton machines will also be in our sliding deck truck, and smaller trailerised machines towed out with 4WD ute. It will involve accurate record keeping, logging your time and details of the machines. When there is spare time you will assist the workshop with any servicing of machines and with the operations department checking, cleaning, refuelling and valeting machines, along with keeping the trucks tidy and in good order.
Skills and experience
- Clean Drivers Licence
- Truck driving experience
- Experience in operating heavy machinery so competent with loading safely
- Class 4 licence, and a bonus if hold Class 5
- A bonus if you have Wheels tracks Rollers and Forklift
- A bonus if you hold a Site Safe Certificate
- Able to use Road Ranger Gear Box
- Mechanically minded
There will be a mandatory pre-employment drug and alcohol test and you will need to be fit and healthy. All applicants must be a NZ resident or have a valid work visa.
Other attributes needed are honesty, flexible and able to change quickly from task to task according to need, ability to record data accurately, have a tidy appearance, be friendly and work happily in a team
Hours and benefits
Normal work hours will be from 7am to 5pm Monday to Friday. Often you will need to start a bit earlier to deliver machines to customers on time and finish a bit later to keep up with the work. We do-not normally work weekends although there may be an odd weekend that you will be called on.
The starting pay rate will vary depending on the candidate, licences held and experience.
You will be supplied with Personal Protection clothing.
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