Driver Filler - Palmerston North

  • OnGas
  • Palmerston North, New Zealand
  • 24 Mar, 2022
Full time Trades and Services Transport and Logistics

Job Description

Driver Filler

  • 11 Bennett Street, Cloverlea, Palmerston North 4412, New Zealand
  • Full-time
  • Department: Engineering, Metering and OnGas
  • Engagement type: Permanent - Employee

Job Description

About Us
Vector Ongas is one of New Zealand’s largest gas retailers. We supply LPG gas cylinders safely and reliably to homes and businesses throughout New Zealand, with depots from Whangarei to Invercargill. In addition to bottled gas we also supply natural gas to the industrial and commercial market in the North Island.

Vector is a proudly Aotearoa-owned company, which operates a range of innovative businesses delivering energy and communication services to more than one million homes and commercial customers across Australasia and the Pacific. These services include electricity and gas connections, BBQ gas bottles, commercial and industrial solar solutions, high speed internet fibre, air and water purification and much more. Being part of a varied and interesting business opens the door for great career opportunities.

About the role
Based at our depot in Palmerston North, this role's key priority is to safely and efficiently deliver LPG cylinders to our commercial and residential customers whilst building strong and lasting relationships.  Other daily activities include vehicle safety checks, loading product onto the truck, organising delivery runs and, ensuring the highest level of health and safety is maintained for you, the wider team and our customers.  

To be successful in this role you will have the following skills and attributes:

  • A Class 2 HT license with a solid driving history and ideally Dangerous Goods Endorsement (assistance can be given to obtain DG)
  • Strong customer service skills with the ability to use handheld computer delivery equipment
  • Physically fit, as this is a labour intensive role, with frequent heavy lifting of up to 30kgs. 
  • Proven ability to self-manage your workload, problem solve and make sound decisions
  • An understanding and commitment to Health, Safety and Compliance to a high level
  • Satisfactory background screening checks which include a criminal and medical check.
  • Hold a current and valid work visa

What's on Offer
You won’t be afraid to roll up your sleeves and learn all you can to become a part of a high performing team whilst promoting our product and services within the community. In return, Vector offers the successful employee a great salary and benefits package
This includes:

  • Annual $300 fitness grant, Free onsite health checks, discounted healthcare;
  • Assistance to obtain LPGA Cylinder Filling certificate and help maintaining current Forklift and DG Licences;
  • Full and ongoing training
  • Uniform supplied

So if this sounds like the role you're looking for and you have the right experience from either a distribution or process based industry, then why not apply now! 

To find out more about OnGas, our products and services, visit us at www.ongas.co.nz

Vector engages a workforce made up of individuals with diverse skills, values, backgrounds and experiences. Vector respects and values people who are different from each other, including gender, ethnicity, disability, age, sexual orientation, race and religion.

We welcome applications from all individuals. If you require assistance or accessibility support from us during the application and selection process, please call 06 272 7950.