What you’ll be doing

Working at various Mr Apple post-harvest sites, you will be supervising and assisting with movements of bins and pallets of apples, whilst maintaining a safe work environment.

You will be responsible for:

• Training and coaching your Forklift Operator team to maximise efficiency and limit damage to product and plant.

• Working alongside your team to load and unload fruit from trucks, coolstore rooms and shade houses.

• Coordinating Forklift maintenance and repairs.

• Monitoring cool chain status to minimise fruit loss.

What you’ll bring:  

• You are an excellent Forklift Operator, able to model safe driving to your team.

• You are a clear communicator and can build strong relationships across all backgrounds and cultures.

• You have a strong Health and Safety focus.

• Have the right to work in New Zealand and be able to pass pre-employment checks.

If you are ready to grow your career and feel you fit what we're looking for, please apply now!

What we offer  

• Work as part of a team of industry legends

• Rewarding role with room to learn and impact change

• Keep busy during the season and spend time over summer with family and friends

Mr Apple

Mr Apple is New Zealand’s largest apple grower and exporter, with 15 orchards and 5 Post Harvest facilities across the sunny Hawke’s Bay.  We are proud to be part of Scales Corporation. After 120 years Scales has established itself as a market leader in agribusiness. At Mr Apple, our team of experts prides themselves on apple perfection – to achieve this, we hire and grow a diverse workforce of people from all backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.

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