Class 5 Driver (Part Time / Flexible Hours)


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Driving, Manufacturing & operations, Transport & logistics

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Manukau City, Auckland 



Employment Type:

Part time, Casual

Job Description:

LOCATION: 90 Great South Road, Takanini, Auckland
HOURS OF WORK:    Monday to Friday - hours are part time / negotiable / flexible.
Would suit a retired or semi-retired Class 5 Driver.
Fairfax Industries (2011) Ltd is a privately owned company manufacturing fibreglass body truck and trailers for the heavy transport industry.
We are currently seeking an individual with mechanical aptitude and experience to join our Assembly team.  The role includes a substantial element of driving therefore applicants MUST hold a current, clean, Class 5 (Combination Vehicle) licence and be able to demonstrate a significant amount of previous experience driving and manoeuvring these vehicles safely.
The role is varied and will require a calm personality, a safety-conscious attitude, a flexible approach and an ability to adapt as priorities change during the day.  With no defined daily working pattern, some days will be spent moving trucks and trailers around our yard for assembly, taking vehicles for COF, driving vehicles to sub-contractors, managing paperwork for various certification processes, working with the Assembly and/or Repairs team as required – all dependent on the types of builds in our workshops on any given day and the progress of build schedules. 

Job Requirements:

  • Responsible for safe re-positioning vehicles as required - within our yard and workshops
  • For all new builds:
    • Take vehicles to obtain tare weights
    • Arrange COF processing with local VTNZ
    • Check that all required heavy vehicle certifications are in place, including labelling on vehicle as required
    • Arrange vehicle registration with local VTNZ
  • Assist the Assembly team with assembly processes as required
  • Assist the Repairs team with repairs processes as required
  • All applicants MUST hold a current, clean Class 5 licence
  • Excellent grasp of English – both verbal and written with strong attention to detail for completing and checking paperwork
  • Knowledge of heavy vehicle compliances or an ability to quickly pick up processes (eg: COF, vehicle registrations etc)
  • Ability to work with a range of hand tools and equipment
All applicants must be NZ residents or hold a valid visa to work in NZ.

To apply, please email your CV and cover letter to
No applications by phone please.
Company Info
Fairfax Industries (2011) Limited
Takanini, Auckland, New Zealand

Phone: 092951690
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