Experienced Yard Forklift Operator
About the Role

You'll work in a horticultural setting a short drive out of Ashburton. Our client's farm, equipment, and yards are exceptionally well-maintained and there is a real importance in the Health and Safety of their workers. 

Your primary responsibility is to operate a forklift, loading and unloading bins of crops to and from the grading and packing areas. You may also be required to load and unload trucks with stock. This is a very busy yard so experience in a fast-paced environment is essential. 

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

  • Operate a forklift
  • Load, unload and stack bins of crops
  • Be extremely Health & Safety conscious 


About You

You are an experienced, OSH-certified forklift operator with a can-do attitude and a strong adherence to Health & Safety procedures. 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 $25 - $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 Yard Forklift Operator
New Zealand
Ashburton ~ Canterbury
Job Group:
Agriculture & Primary Industry
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