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Careers - Colac and Irrewarra - Victoria

Production & Forklift Operators All shifts available

19 December 2019

Production & Forklift Operators

All shifts available

 AKD is a successful vertically integrated forestry products company, growing and manufacturing quality timber products. With the business currently undergoing exciting growth and with recent acquisitions; AKD is now a national business employing over 1000+ people and is recognised for being a growth orientated progressive company that utilises the latest technologies.

We have a number of fulltime opportunities throughout our Colac operations for Production & Forklift Operators.

Day, afternoon & night shifts are available and attract applicable shift allowances. Day and Afternoon shifts being 9.5hr shifts working 4 days a week between Monday & Friday. Night shift being 7.6hr shifts from 9pm to 5am, 5 nights per week.

Key Duties & Responsibilities will include:

Process/Machine Operators

  • Machine Operation
  • Ensuring all quality specifications are met
  • Reporting equipment faults
  • Manual handling
  • Wrapping and strapping of timber packs

Forklift Operators

  • A current forklift licence
  • Strong forklift competencies, skills and experience
  • Attention to detail and ability to manage time effectively

The successful applicants must be able to demonstrate:

  • Reliability and flexibility
  • Strong communication skills
  • Commitment to Workplace Health & Safety
  • Commitment to long term employment

If you have commitment, energy and are motivated to make a difference, please email or post your resume and cover letter using reference code ‘PM0120’ to the below addresses.

Applications close: Friday 10th January 2020

Note: Pre-employment drug and alcohol, along with functional capacity testing, may be required.

Colac and Irrewarra - Victoria


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