Relief Forklift Driver

Bell Bay Location, Immediate start with long term career opportunity on offer, Utilize your strong manufacturing or production skills.

About the company:

Timberlink Australia is a leading edge international producer of softwood timber products for both domestic and export markets. Timberlink has grown to become a modern, multi-country business that employs almost 550 people, delivering scale and flexibility. Our focus is on growing value not volume. Our strategy for success isnt complicated; we continue to build a professional, high performing, customer focused business.

About the role:

Our Tasmanian mill is situated in Bell Bay (about 30 minutes from Launceston and currently has over 175 employees on site. Due to continued growth in the business, we are now searching for a skilled Forklift Driver to join our team working on a permanent day shift but with the flexibility to work on a rotating shift roster (day and night) when required.
With major capital improvement projects well underway, this thriving facility will continue to evolve, becoming one of the most modern sawmilling manufacturing facilities in Australia a simply amazing time to join the Timberlink family and showcase your outstanding manufacturing and leading capabilities.

What we require you to have:

    Valid High Risk Forklift licence with experience in moving large packages of material (timber products highly preferable but can be steel, aluminium, large or awkward freight) minimum 12 months experience
    Loader licence would be advantageous but not essential
    An outstanding safety record and ability to demonstrate safe forklift operation practices
    An ability to maintain production outputs whilst working unsupervised for long periods
    An eye for detail and accuracy
    Own car and licence
    The ability to interpret and follow production schedules
    An ability to work on a 2 shift rotating day and afternoon shift roster when required
    Exceptional communication, numeric and literacy skills
    Positive attitude with a strong work ethic

What we can offer you:

    Pathways through structured on the job and off the job training
    Excellent working conditions
    Opportunity to work with an experienced and dedicated team
Timberlink is an equal opportunity employer, we encourage all applicants with the RIGHT TO WORK in Australia to apply (Australian residency or a valid AUS work VISA).

16/11/2020 $0 Launceston & North East 1 Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
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