Driver - Class 2

About us

Waste Management is New Zealand's leading resource recovery, recycling, and waste management provider. We’re committed to safeguarding our beautiful environment through sustainable management of our valuable resources. Put simply, sustainability is what we do.

We are looking for Class 2 Driver’s to join our team based in Queenstown and Wanaka on a fixed-term contract. 

The role

Wondering what your workday will look like with us, as a Driver you will be responsible for operating a vehicle and equipment on board to ensure a safe and timely collection of service. You’ll also be required to keep accurate records and paperwork and undertake vehicle safety checks. 

This role is fixed term from October until the end of March 2023.  The hours for the role are 1.00 pm until 9.00 pm Monday to Friday with some weekend work.

About you

Our Drivers represent our business in the community. We are looking for people that have a strong work ethic and enjoy the independence of working alone. You are a team player and enjoy interacting with both customers and colleagues. 

You will also need to have

  • A clean and up-to-date Class 2 New Zealand driver’s licence
  • A class 4 licence would be advantageous
  • Driving experience is preferred but not essential
  • A reasonable level of fitness

What’s in it for me

  • Valid and rewarding career path
  • Latest technologies on board trucks
  • Relaxed working environment

We are an essential service, if you are keen to learn and looking for a driving role, we can offer you a great career with us!

How to apply

To apply for this role click apply now

WM is an EEO employer and promotes drug and alcohol-free workplaces. 

You must be in New Zealand and hold a current work visa/residency or NZ citizenship.

At Waste Management, the health and safety of our people is our highest priority. For this reason, we have introduced a policy requiring all employees and visitors to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 within our offices, unless a formal medical exemption applies. We have chosen to share this information early in our hiring process so that candidates can make an informed choice. As part of the application process, you will be asked to confirm your vaccination status with us. 

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Fixed Term Full Time

Job no: GZBO211368

Location: Queenstown, Wanaka

Closing Date: Sunday, 28 August 2022