Experienced Forklift Operator
About the Role

You'll work on an arable farm a short drive out of Rakaia that primarily produces seed crops. Our client's farm, equipment, and yards are exceptionally well-maintained, clean and tidy. Their other staff are a down-to-earth, hard-working bunch proud to be working with one of Canterbury's top producers.

Your primary responsibility is to operate a forklift, loading and unloading crops for grading and packing. You may be required to help with other tasks in the packhouse from time to time.

This is the perfect temporary to permanent opportunity for a local as this is a long-term role.

  • Operate a forklift
  • Load and unload crops/seeds
  • Maintain a tidy work environment


About You

You are an experienced, OSH-certified forklift operator with a can-do attitude and you know how to tidy up after yourself. If you have experience working in a packhouse environment, this will be highly beneficial.

  • OSH-certified
  • 2+ years of forklift experience


What's On Offer
  • Temp to perm opportunity for a local
  • Earn $27 - $28 per hour
  • 8% holiday pay accrued on top of hourly wage


How to Apply

If you're interested in this role and have the experience required, please submit your CV/resume and contactable work references. 

Please note: only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Experienced Forklift Operator
New Zealand
Selwyn ~ Canterbury
Job Group:
Agriculture & Primary Industry
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