Bottle Swap Plant Operator

  • OnGas
  • Papakura, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 26 Jan, 2021
Full time, Part time, Casual Trades and Services Transport and Logistics

Job Description


Who we are
OnGas is the gas brand for Vector Limited, New Zealand's leading energy company. Our group owns and manages a range of energy services which touch more than one million New Zealand homes and businesses. Vector’s OnGas supplies both piped and bottled LPG to customers throughout New Zealand, with depots from Whangarei all the way down to Invercargill. OnGas retails natural gas to large commercial & industrial users throughout the North Island.

About the role
Based at our new Bottle Swap plant in Papakura, this role's key priority is the safe and efficient operation of the LPG Bottling plant. Duties include operating various pieces of equipment in various areas of the plant on a rotational basis, including: Inwards goods processing, washing machine, filling station, painting, abrasive ceramic blasting, degassing, test station, forklift operator and outward goods processing.

As part of Vector’s policy for flexibility and encouragement to mature aged job seekers, this position can also be applied for on a part-time, casual or job sharing basis

Full training will be provided for each area that you are required to work in.

Who are we looking for
We offer great training, but the following things will help set you up for this role

  • A good level of fitness, this is a pretty physical role
  • An understanding and commitment to Health and Safety – we want to make sure you go home safe and well each day
  • Satisfactory background screening checks which include a criminal and medical check
  • Hold a current and valid work visa for New Zealand. 
  • A Forklift licence and/or experience would be an advantage but we provide training opportunities to learn this skill

What we can offer you
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:

  • Competitive salary and a bonus paymentagainst successful goal achievement quarterly;
  • Annual $300 fitness grant, Free onsite health checks, discounted healthcare;
  • Assistance to obtain LPGA Cylinder Filling certificate
  • 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

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 do not hesitate to call us on 06 272 7950 or email