Driver - Class 5

About us

Waste Management NZ Limited 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 a class 5 Driver to join our team based in Mt Maunganui. 

The role

As a Driver, you will be responsible for operating a vehicle and equipment on board to ensure a safe and timely collection of used motor oils. You’ll also be required to keep accurate records and paperwork and undertake vehicle safety checks. You will be working out of the Tauranga area on a regular basis and will be required to stay out of town up to 3 nights per week.

From previous experience, you’ll already know the importance of health and safety in the workplace, and you’ll champion our culture of making sure everyone gets home safely.

To be successful in this role you will need

  • A valid clean NZ Class 5 license with relevant driving experience 
  • Relevant transport industry knowledge and experience
  • You will need to be physically fit and have the ability to work both autonomously and as part of a team

How to apply

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Please note - we do not always work to fixed closing dates and may start considering applications as they are received so we encourage you to apply early. 

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 are 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. On this basis, as part of the application process, you will be asked to confirm your vaccination status with us. 

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: EJAH210875

Location: Mt Maunganui

Closing Date: Sunday, 12 June 2022