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Wharf Hand - Lasher

Select Recruitment is looking for someone to start as a casual Wharf Hand, and work their way up to Site Supervisor level, working up to 30hrs per week.

As a Lasher, you will be working out at Port Chalmers as part of a close-knit team to help load log vessels and lashing the logs. This is not overly physical work but requires a good level of physical and mental fitness as the shifts are 12 hours and can be day or night shift. As the role progresses, you will gain some administration duties and you will need to be a health and safety champion, as health and safety is at the heart of everything our client does.

Our client is a market leader in port related cargo handling, and is keen to speak to suitable candidates, if you have ambition and are keen to gain a career in cargo handling or port work give us a call today.

Benefits for you:

  • Opportunity for on-going permanent work
  • Opportunity to progress into a Foreman role
  • Great work culture
  • Learn new skills and develop
  • Health and safety focused workplace

What you will bring to the role:

  • Fit and strong with a positive attitude
  • Available long-term
  • An understanding of how a dynamic national port company works (is advantageous)
  • Reliable transportation
  • Flexibility as day shifts are 5:30-17:30 and night shifts are 17:30-05:30
  • Administration skills (are advantageous)
  • Health and safety focus (is advantageous)

You must be eligible to work in New Zealand to apply for this role. You will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and be able to provide two work references.

To apply now, call Lisa or Sophie at Select on (03) 477-0873 or come in and see us at 330 Moray place, Dunedin


Vacancy ID: 200198674

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