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Careers - Tumut - NSW

Production & Forklift Operators

4 February 2020

Production & Forklift Operators

Day & Afternoon 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.

As a result of the recent fires AKD Tumut is ramping up production to process the burnt logs in the required timeframe.

We are therefore seeking individuals to perform mobile plant, machine operation and general labour duties. These positions will be offered on a fixed term contract of approximately 9 months.

Day & afternoon shifts are available and attract applicable shift allowances. Day and Afternoon shifts being 9.5hr shifts working 4 days a week between Monday & Friday.

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 your application to careers.tumut@akd.com.au or post your resume and cover letter using reference code ‘PM0220’ to the below address:

PO Box 324
Tumut, NSW, 2720

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

Tumut - NSW


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