Working as part of the team in our fast-paced industry, we are looking for casual workers who can help on an on-call basis, based in our Warkworth Depot.
Working as a casual sorter means that we will contact you to offer you work for short term periods to provide cover when we have higher volumes or need additional staff to fill in for others who are not able to work.
The role can work up to 5 days or nights a week for up to 6 hours per shift and flexibility will be required at peak times.
As a freight handler, you will be responsible for unloading and sorting courier items to meet strict deadlines ensuring that all freight connections are met and all rural is processed on time and accurately.
It is physically challenging work in a fast paced environmentEssential to the job is reliability, common sense, punctuality and the ability to fit into a team environment, as well as good physical fitness as the role requires repetitive, heavy lifting and working on foot for long periods, along with some administration work.
Good personal presentation and communication are also key.A sound geographical knowledge of places around New Zealand and the Auckland region is an advantage, as is forklift experience.
Previous experience in a similar role would be an advantage.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.
Great way to maintain your fitness while earning.A criminal history check along with pre-employment screening is required.
Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.