Napier Port is the gateway for goods flowing in and out of Central New Zealand and is at the heart of the Hawke’s Bay economy. At Napier Port we are driven to succeed in our business to find better answers for our importers and exporters by leveraging technology, innovation, and the capability of our people.
We’re passionate about the safety of our people and are committed to everyone going home safely after their shift. We also believe in developing and growing our people for the future, we value diversity in our staff and creative thinking.
The Machine/Truck Operator is part of Napier Port’s Port Pack team, reporting to the Port Pack Manager. Port Pack is responsible for handling bulk and break-bulk cargo and container packing operations.
We’re seeking an operator to join the night/early morning team primarily covering the 2030 – 0430 shift. Key tasks will include driving truck and trailer units and operating forklifts with tine and clamp attachments.
Key priorities for the role include:
- Ability to work within and add value to a high performing team
- Flexibility to work across late evening & early morning
- Receival of timber & pulp from the rail
- Onsite transfer of cargo from rail to warehouse
- Provide service delivery to customer and product care standards
- Safety – supporting a Just Safety Culture
- Continuous Improvement – contributing to a continuous improvement culture
The successful candidate will have experience in bulk and break-bulk receival and warehousing operations or a back ground in operating mobile plant such as forklifts and truck and trailer units. A minimum of a class 5 licence with an F endorsement is a requirement.
We’re proud to be an employer of choice, and believe in recognising and rewarding all of our team members for the part they play in our success. We offer a competitive remuneration package, with the hourly rate for this role between $29 and $32 per hour.
If you are interested in this role, please complete an online application today.