Yard Person - Christchurch

Job Title: Yard Person - Christchurch
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Palmerston North
REF: BRLJVH104052_2
Contact Details: Jake Harold
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 days ago

An exciting opportunity at Norwood for a hard working Yard Person to join a farm machinery organisation that is contributing to the rebuild of the New Zealand economy!

  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Time and a half over 40 hours of work
  • Health Insurance

The purpose of this position is to ensure the yard is clean and stock is presented in tidy, sellable condition, to provide transport services support to the Service Department to ensure that the Dealership meets its commitments to customers and give excellent support and assistance to service staff and customers.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Possess a Full, clean class 1 and 2 license (3, 4, 5 ideal)
  • Have strong customer service skills
  • Have a Forklift Endorsement
  • Have a basic First Aid Certificate (ideal)
  • Recent experience driving a truck and trailer, ideally on rural roads
  • Ability to work ‘hands on’
  • Competent user of Microsoft Word, Excel, internet & email

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Pre-deliveries as required
  • Assisting workshop and parts with collection and delivery of parts where required
  • Drive all vehicles within the speed limit
  • Carry out general Yard duties when required
  • Regularly assess activities conducted, to identify significant hazards
  • Adhere to the Health and Safety laws and requirements
  • Contributing to the Dealership by displaying behaviour consistent with company values

Norwood is a company that values passionate hard-working employees who can make it happen and looks after them accordingly.

If you have the required skills, hit apply to submit your CV and cover letter outlining why you will be successful in this role. For more information contact  Jake Harold at  quoting reference 104052