Machine Operator

If you are looking for full time stable employment, enjoy variation in your role and working closely as a team, then this is the role for you.

We are looking for somebody who 
Is reliable
Is a proactive communicator and enjoys helping others
Is flexible and able to priorise multiple tasks in any given day
Enjoys driving machinery and working with stock.
Is physically fit
Has an even temperament and can adjust well to plans changing
Has experience operating a variety of machinery including tip trucks and telehandlers.

The role consists of:
Using loaders, telehandlers and Avante to clean pig sheds and cart compost around the farm
Using telehandlers to shift stock around the farm, this includes loading and unloading the stock
Driving machinery to help load stock onto stock trucks for sale 
Unloading trucks of straw
Using straw spreaders to refresh the bedding of the stock

This role is 8-9 hours per day with rostered weekends of no more than 1 in 3. Remuneration and hours can be negotiated at the time of employment to accommodate both the needs of the business and the employee.

The applicant must undergo a pre-employment drug & alcohol test as this is a safety sensitive role.

The applicant must have a valid full licence. 

The company employs over 45 people and the applicant must be a person who is prepared to be respectful, and contribute to a positive, healthy and safe workplace culture.

www.patoafarms.co.nz

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

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