Tractor/Truck - Operator/Driver

LeaderBrand Produce Ltd is one of New Zealand’s largest and most diverse horticultural businesses with operations in Ashburton, Matamata, Pukekohe and a base in Gisborne. As a large scale farming operation we grow, pack, distribute and market a wide range of annual and permanent crops, as well as added value products for the domestic and export markets.

Our continued growth creates exciting opportunities for our existing staff and also leads to new roles and opportunities for fresh ideas and expertise to join the team.

We are looking for Tractor Operators/Drivers to join the Gisborne Team, who have a passion for growing and the outdoors, thrive on challenging yourself and further your career with a vibrant team.

Requirements:

- Be physically fit

- Hold a Class 2 or higher NZ driver licence

- Have previous tractor driving experience

- Have basic mechanical skills

- Have the ability to keep records and work with minimal supervision

- Pass a pre-employment drug test

This is a broad scope role which covers all aspect of our horticulture operation including hands on help when required. The ideal candidate would be someone who can think on their feet to problem solve as they go and using their initiative to make decisions to complete the task at hand.

This is a fulltime permanent role that requires you to drive our equipment on the road so applicants must hold a restricted or full current NZ Driver’s License. You will be willing to work outdoors, so being prepared to work in whatever weather Gisborne throws at us will be a plus.

 

Applications close Friday, 31 October 2019

 

Please forward your CV and cover letter to:

Email: makauri@leaderbrand.co.nz