Air Movements Freight Coordinator

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 months ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Auckland
  • Date Advertised: 12-NOV-19
  • Job Reference: NZ/DF1911027
  • Job Title: Air Movements Freight Coordinator
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  • Division:
  • Summary:

What you will do

In this role you will be responsible for all matters affecting the outputs of the Cargo Shed; you will also be responsible for the receipt, preparation, documentation and forwarding of freight for air transportation.

What we need

We are seeking a person who can bring some good experience from within a warehousing environment. Ideally you will also bring experience in relation to raising and checking international freight documentation, both import and export. An understanding of MPI ad NZ Customs requirements would be an advantage.

You have excellent communication skills and can work with a wide variety of people which in this role includes freight agencies.

You will need to have a full Class 1 Driver Licence with an F endorsement.

Who we are

Air Movements Auckland (AK AMS) is responsible for providing Air Terminal Services in support of Military Air Operations. When required, AK AMS will also contribute personnel to a Mobile Air Terminal Unit (MATU) consisting of three Air Load Teams (ALT) and HQ element for deployment to support FE or NZDF operations.

Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand.  As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice. 

Why Us

NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, beliefs/opinions, or family circumstances.

In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with: 

  • Great benefits for you and your family;
  • Full time ongoing work;
  • Fully funded life cover up to $300,000;
  • Access to holiday accommodation across NZ;
  • Discounts Handbook for selected retail, entertainment and service providers;
  • 5 weeks annual leave per year.

How to Apply

To view the Position Description and to Apply Online please visit our Defence Careers website, or use the links on this page.
Please note: If you are an existing NZDF employee (excluding contractors) you must apply through our Internal Vacancies site, via the HR Toolkit.

Applications close on Monday 25 November 2019.

Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:

Low level Security Clearance

  • most preferably a NZ citizen, who has resided in this country continuously for at least the last five years, OR
  • is a citizen of, and/or has resided continuously in one or more of the following countries for the last five years: either Australia, Canada, NZ, the United Kingdom (UK) or the United States of America (USA); and has a background history that is verifiable and can be assessed as appropriate by the NZ Security Intelligence Service (NZSIS) towards a recommendation of suitability for a security clearance at this level.

If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.