Yard Assistant/Forklift Driver


Turners Group NZ Ltd is part of the Turners Automotive Group and we're very proud to have been helping Kiwi's buy and sell used vehicles for over 50 years.

We now have a permanent opportunity in our Damaged & End of Life branch in Hamilton for an experienced and reliable Yard Assistant / Forklift Driver to assist with the smooth and effective running of the Damaged Vehicle operations. 

In this role, you will assist with the safe movement of mainly damaged vehicles around our yard, within our warehouses, and on & off transporters. You will also be assisting with preparing, presenting and releasing goods/vehicles to company standard and carrying out routine inspections.

The successful candidate will possess the following: 

  • Appropriate current Forklift licence and certification
  • Sound Forklift operating experience
  • Customer focussed and self-motivated
  • Positive, enthusiastic and mature outlook
  • Excellent verbal communication skills, and basic computer skills
  • A proven ability to work effectively as part of a small team

A willingness to work both days in the weekend and a current NZ restricted or full licence is essential for this role. Genuine prospects for career progression are on offer for the successful candidate along with company benefits such as annual salary reviews and Southern Cross Health Insurance.

Here at Turners we pride ourselves on being a true kiwi success story.  We value our people and believe that they are key to our success.  We look for candidates who are aligned to our Company Values; People who demonstrate integrity in all of their dealings, who work together as part of a team and are customer driven, people that have a passion for what they do and believe that anything is possible.

Sound like you? Don’t hesitate, take control and APPLY NOW!

Permanent Full Time

Job no: GJAJ97140

Location: Hamilton

Closing Date: Thursday, 8 August 2019

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