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8 months ago

Application Open

14th Nov 2019 12:00am

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14th Dec 2019 12:00am

Special People - Special Company!

It has taken people from all walks of life, with a common vision and focused attitude, to make Mainfreight one of New Zealand’s finest success stories. From our humble beginnings in the 1970’s with just one second-hand Bedford truck, we are now a global yet united team of over 7,000 strong. Will you be next to join us? 

As a passionate all-rounder you’re an important part of the crew. You’ve got your finger on the pulse and your eyes and ears open to what’s happening. You work well unsupervised because you’re driven and work-proud kind of person with high standards. You always get the job done, safely and efficiently. You have excellent communication skills and a strong belief that the customer is KING! This is your chance to challenge and immerse yourself in all aspects of our business whilst providing you with a successful career.

We’re looking for a talented person to join our team at Mainfreight FTL South Island, part-time for Friday and Sunday 4pm to 10pm.

You are level headed and ready to take your career to the next step. You easily adapt to all kinds of situations and you are seeking an opportunity with responsibility, challenges and personal development. 

The position involves:
  • Loading and unloading freight
  • General day to day administrative tasks
  • Organising and tracking consignments for our customers
  • Communicating with other branches, drivers and store team
  • Data entry, manifesting, checking quality reports and internal computer systems
  • Problem solving on a daily basis

The successful applicant must have:
  • Excellent time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Confidence to make decisions independently while also being a strong team player
  • Be someone who loves diversity and a challenge every day!
  • Able to drive a forkhoist (not required as training can be provided)
  • Loading experience (on the job training can be provided)

You will need to be a quick learner with a calm head and a sense of humour. Previous experience in transport environment would be advantageous but if the right person comes along we will provide extensive training and support. 

To be considered for this position you will need to pass a Pre-employment Background Check and Drug and Alcohol Test.

If you are interested in this role please send your CV and cover letter to LindsayM@mainfreight.co.nz