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Truck Driver | Jobs in New Zealand

Truck Driver

Working In New Zealand are international recruitment and immigration specialists.  


We are partnered with a large number of employers throughout New Zealand.  

As the preferred agency for overseas applicants, we will consider all applications.


Once we have reviewed your application, we will advise you of next steps.


Please note, that as immigration specialists, the initial contact will be with our immigration team as it’s important that we know your immigration eligibility before you apply for actual roles.


We look forward to receiving your application.


As a driver, you must perform routine tasks in associated with driving and operating vehicles or machines including but not limited to heavy haulage, trucks, plants, logging, tow trucks, earth moving machines, cement mixer, tilt tray, compactor, Haulpak etc.


Please list in your CV what vehicle class licence you currently hold, and list what trucks you have driven.


General duties include but are not limited to:

Undertake all tasks associated with all Driver operations, projects and tasks that may be assigned to you from time to time that are within your skills and competencies and work within company expectations, instructions, policies, and directives within best practice performance that meets or exceeds customer or company expectations, such as but not limited to:

  • Drives heavy vehicles for infrastructure, manufacturing, transport or logistic services.
  • Assemble, load, unload, secure, transport materials and wide variety of goods.
  • Responsible for the stability of their load
  • Perform routine vehicle inspection and maintenance.
  • Use all vehicles with due care and diligence and in compliance with manufacturer’s instructions, industry standards and company instructions.
  • Present all documentation in a professional and timely manner that at least meets or exceeds customer and employer expectations and information contained therein being complete and accurate.
  • Ensure best practice in the security of vehicles is upheld at all times.
  • Drive vehicles in a safe and law-abiding manner and to not at any time in any manner drive a vehicle that may bring the company into disrepute.
  • Complete relevant logbooks


Person specifications (competencies, attributes, experience, qualifications)

  • Full clean Class 4 or 5 driver’s licence or equivalent
  • 1-year relevant experience
  • Can work unsupervised or part of a team.
  • Willing to undergo pre-employment drug screening.
  • Able to complete basic paperwork when needed.
  • Understands and practices the principles of zero harm.
  • Calm, professional temperament and good communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and ability to work well under pressure.
  • Able to problem solve and manage time well.




How to apply: Please click on the apply button and complete the short application form. To speed up your application, please upload a copy of your CV.