Machine & Forklift Operator

Due to the rapid increase of work, we have a Forklift /Laboring position available 20 minutes out of Ashburton

We are looking for someone who is driven, motivated, and has a genuine, down-to-earth personality to fit with the rest of the team. This role consists of two shifts, you will work 2 weeks from Monday to Friday from 6 am to 2 pm, and then 2 weeks from 2 pm to 10 pm, room for some work/life balance.

Duties include:

  • Driving the Forklift, Loading, and unloading seed bags from pallets
  • Working the seed cleaning machines, weighing, and labeling bags.
  • Assisting in The removal of any debris or low-quality, infested, or infected seeds and seeds of different species (weeds) that are foreign to the sample.


  • Forklift Licence and OSH Certificate
  • Drivers license
  • Strong experience in forklift operation
  • A strong understanding of safe manual handling in the workplace
  • High attention to detail
  • The ability to lift 20kg bags

Previous seed cleaning experience would be fantastic

Benefits and perks:

  • Great work/life balance
  • Great hourly rate
  • Supportive work environment
  • Close-knit fun team

If this sounds like the role for you...Click here to apply, we need you today!!

Machine & Forklift Operator
New Zealand
Ashburton ~ Canterbury
Job Group:
Agriculture & Primary Industry
Job Classification:
Other Agriculture & Primary Industry