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Loader Driver/Operations Assistant


Reference: 4750478

Are you someone who likes to 'make things happen?'

Come and be part of the Eastland Group Team today!

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Interesting role with plenty of variety - no two days the same!

Due to the growth of Eastland Debarking, we have an opportunity for a self-motivated and reliable Loader Driver/Operations Assistant. This role involves performing a range of duties to support the smooth and efficient operation of the Port's debarking and anti-sap stain plant.

To be successful in this role you will need a mechanical mind, be a team player, have an excellent work ethic, be committed to health and safety, plus have a clean, full NZ driver's licence. Ideally you will also have previous log loader operations experience, a Class 2 NZ driver's licence and Wheels endorsement.

This position will float between shifts working 40 hours or more per week to assist the team in managing staff fatigue, excess hours and leave cover.

Eastland Group specialises in regional infrastructure. Our operations include Eastland Network, Eastland Port, Gisborne Airport and Eastland Generation which produces electricity from hydro, diesel and geothermal plants. We're also actively exploring the opportunities offered by emerging technologies in our new Energy Solutions sector.

We aim to deliver consistent growth and excellent returns to our shareholder, Eastland Community Trust, for the ultimate benefit of the whole community.

Please note we undertake a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol screening as the safety of our team is our top priority.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Applications Close: 22 Jul 2019