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Logistics Operator – Forklift Driver

Posted: 6.04.2022 | Bluff | Full time

Are you a confident forklift driver? We’re seeking an experienced Logistics Operator to join our team!

Together at Sanford we are proud of our extensive seafood history and our position as New Zealand’s largest integrated fishing and aquaculture business. Our vision is Leadership in New Zealand Seafood, achieving this through a values led approach of care, passion, integrity and achieving together in all that we do.


About the role:

We’re seeking a full time Logistics Operator to join our team in Bluff.  The role is full-time and permanent, so you can enjoy job security and reliable work. Hours of work are 7am – 3.30pm, Monday to Friday, with overtime available.


The job involves:

  • Loading and unloading trucks quickly, efficiently and safely
  • Palletising customer orders
  • Product and stock movement
  • General yard work


What you need to be successful in this role:

  • Current OSH Certification and F-Endorsement
  • An approachable and helpful attitude
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritise
  • Motivated to work
  • Health & Safety conscious
  • Able to work in a physically demanding environment
  • Ability to work as a team but also be able to work unsupervised


What we can offer you:

Enjoy a fun team environment, great work hours and lots of work variety.  You’ll have access to great staff discounts on our beautiful salmon and other seafood products.



If you are passionate about the above position and think you are up to the challenge you can apply below, or please forward a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining your experience and background to


For consideration you will need to be eligible to work in New Zealand.  As part of our recruitment process pre-employment checks may include criminal history check, drug and alcohol testing and a medical assessment. You will also be required to be fully vaccinated via the Pfizer BioNTech Covid-19 vaccination, or any other vaccine approved for use in New Zealand by the Ministry of Health to protect a person against Covid-19.

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