Freight Handler – Full Time – Parnell based

  • Company:
    New Zealand Couriers
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    23 hours ago
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The fun team at New Zealand Couriers Parnell are looking for a positive, enthusiastic person to join our freight sorting team in our freshly renovated branch.Immediate start available to the right person.Hours: Monday to Friday – 7.30am to 3.30pmDuties include: • Sorting freight to courier level• Packing freight/Stacking freight for distribution• Scanning of items in depot and maintaining a clean depotThe successful applicant will need to demonstrate the following behaviours and attributes: • Be able to manage a diverse range of duties• Flexible and adaptable• Be physically fit – some heavy lifting required (up to 30kg)• Reliable, punctual and honest• A positive team player• A commitment to Health & Safety• Good NZ geographical knowledgeThis is a hands on, fast moving role needing someone who can tolerate being on their feet and lifting items (up to 30kg) over a number of hours.Great way to maintain your fitness while earning.As an essential business, it is important that all employees are punctual, friendly, reliable and able to work easily with others in a team environment. You will need to have a sense of humour, be physically fit, reliable, and ideally have a good geographical knowledge of local, regional and NZ wide cities and towns.Previous experience in a similar role would be an advantage but not essential.Forklift experience is also an advantage.Must be eligible to work and live in New Zealand.A focus on compliance to Health & Safety in the workplace is imperative.The perks: You’ll be part of the nationwide team making up the successful Freightways Group of companies.We offer opportunities for career development if wanted and a challenging and rewarding working environment.A criminal history check along with pre-employment screening is required.Please apply online with your CV (including references) and application letter detailing your experience and what makes you right for this position.