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Metal Recycling - Experienced Scrap Handler Operator


Reference: 4516207

Metalman is a significant player in the New Zealand metal recycling industry with five branches operating throughout New Zealand.

Metalman is owned by HW Richardson Group Ltd, which itself is a family owned business operating throughout New Zealand and Australia.

We are looking for a Scrap Handler Operator based at our Takanini branch.

We are looking for a candidate that:

  • Is a hard working team player with a strong focus on a health and safety culture
  • Has a minimum of three years' experience in the metal recycling industry with good knowledge of grading metals
  • Has a minimum of three years' experience using a scrap handler machine and swing grapple
  • Has a current minimum Class 4 truck licence. Has wheels and tracks endorsement
  • Is customer focused and has excellent customer service skills
  • Is punctual and reliable and has a positive attitude

You will need to be physically fit and take pride in your personal appearance.

The position is primarily Monday to Friday along with rostered Saturday morning.

Metalman has a rigorous drug and alcohol policy and the successful candidate would need to pass a drug test prior to employment.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Applications Close: 08 Feb 2019