Building and Construction

Job description


Our client is the largest scaffolding company in New Zealand with hundreds of employees across the country. They value their team, their customers, and take pride in their projects.

The Role

We are seeking an individual work in their Palmerston North branch as a Yardsman.

  • You will the key team member at the yard, helping load trucks with a forklift with all the gear necessary to complete the projects.
  • You will be responsible for unloading trucks with a forklift of tools, gear, and scaffolding poles before organising them within the yard.
  • This is a physically demanding role as you will be consistently lifting 25kg throughout the day.
  • You will be a key member of the team and responsible for the yard.
  • If you have a C2 licence, you will also be required to move their trucks around the yard on the average day.

    This role is for a MINIMUM of 3 months at this stage. For the right person, this role could continue longer.

    Days & Hours

    This role is Monday - Friday, and the hours are 7.30am - 5pm.

    Skills and Attributes

    • Class 2 licence is preferred but not essential.
    • Experience in the scaffolding industry is preferred but not necessary.
    • Experience loading / unloading trucks with a forklift
    • Physically capable of lifting and moving large scaffolding poles throughout the day by hand.


      • Close-knit team where everyone is valued.
      • Be a key component of the team.
      • A diverse role from physical work, forklift operation, and C2 driving.
      • Weekly pay.
      • Accruing holiday pay.

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