Forklift Operator - Counterbalance and Reach

Job Description

Our client is known for producing chilled niche products and sourcing the best quality ingredients from New Zealand and around the World. Their objective is to deliver great tasting and quality products to New Zealanders.

On behalf of our client, we are looking to employ machine operators to join them in their East Tamaki food factory, this is a chilled environment in order to produce great quality food!

About the roles: Hunter Operator/ Weigh Up

Forklift Operator -

  • Counter balance & Reach Freezer and chiller work
  • Machine operations using a variety of mixing equipment
  • Adherence to hygiene requirements in a food work area
  • 8-12 hour days
  • Busy Season potentially work Monday thru to Saturday
  • Low Season potential work Monday thru to Thursday Morning start times and Afternoon start times

What is in it for you:

  • Opportunity to start career in food industry
  • Learning to produce top quality food
  • A great team culture that is inclusive and embraces diversity
  • Excellent location in East Tamaki

To be successful in these roles:

  • Comfortable working in a chiller/freezer environment
  • Willingness to learn in a cold food environment
  • Physically fit to perform manual operations and mixing of ingredients - up to 25kgs
  • Ability to work as a team and individually to meet operation requirements
  • Good attention to detail and able to follow instructions and or measurements

You will also be required to complete a Drug and Alcohol screen and Ministry of Justice check. All applicants must have verifiable work rights and eligibility to work in New Zealand.

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Forklift Operator - Counterbalance and Reach


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Auckland City


$20.00 - $25.00 per hour